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Ms. Thiessen from Tracy CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Break-In

Help me give my students sports equipment, cooking, cleaning, and grooming supplies. Thanks!

  • $565 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach a special education moderate/severely handicapped Young Adult transition class for students 18-21 years old. Our class is a independent living, vocational, and community based program. The students learn independent living skills such as cooking, laundry, and money skills. They also learn vocational skills to be able to get supportive employment after completing the program. In addition it is community based and we go out into the community and learn skills to function as an adult (i.e. restaurant etiquette, community safety, and self-advocacy).

My students enjoy cooking and sports.

They love music and playing games.

My Project

Our classroom got broken into on Monday night. These items will be replacing all the items that were stolen. The dishes will be used weekly when they learn how to cook. The vacuum will help the students learn independent living skills. My students love playing games during P.E. time and our basketball was stolen. When I asked if they wanted another kind of ball they all said soccer and volleyball too.

By donating to our project you will help replace items that were stolen.

Our class is about independent living skills, vocational skills, and community based instruction.

Some of these items may seem random, but the people who broke into our room stole a bunch of random stuff.

Ms. Thiessen
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 13 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dirt Devil Endura Max UD70174 - vacuum cleaner - upright • Best Buy Education $54.22 1 $54.22
Melange 6-Piece Melamine Dinner Plate Set (Solids Collection ) | Shatter-Proof and Chip-Resistant Melamine Dinner Plates | Color: Multicolor • Amazon Business $16.20 3 $48.60
Mikasa VQ2000 Plus NFHS Competition Indoor Volleyball (One Size) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $31.99 1 $31.99
DOSS SoundBox Bluetooth Speaker, Portable Wireless Bluetooth 4.0 Touch Speakers with 12W HD Sound and Bold Bass, Handsfree, 12H Playtime for Phone, Tablet, TV,Gift Ideas[Blue] • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Social Skills Board Games, 6 • AKJ Education $26.97 1 $26.97
LG DP132 - DVD player • Best Buy Education $26.50 1 $26.50
Wilson NCAA Replica Official Basketball (29.5") • DICK'S Sporting Goods $23.99 1 $23.99
Select Club Soccer Ball (3) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $23.19 1 $23.19
S&S Worldwide Student Clocks (set of 6) • Amazon Business $10.99 2 $21.98
Crest Complete Whitening + Scope Toothpaste, Minty Fresh, 6.2oz Triple Pack • Amazon Business $6.92 3 $20.76
Staples 14" Quartz Wall Clock, Matte Black Case • Staples Advantage $18.99 1 $18.99
Palmetto 20-ounce Plastic Tumblers | set of 16 in 4 Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
iPhone Charger iPad Charger,Panmy 2.4A 12W USB Wall Charger Foldable Portable Travel Plug and 2 Pack 8-Pin Charging Cable Compatible iPhone X/8Plus/7Plus/6sPlus/6Plus/8/7/6/6s/SE/5s/5, iPad 4/Mini/Pro • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Speed Stick Men's Deodorant, Ocean Surf - 3 ounce (Pack of 6) • Amazon Business $13.74 1 $13.74
Franklin MLB Youth Kickball Set • DICK'S Sporting Goods $11.99 1 $11.99
Bernhard Products Black Wall Clock, Silent Non Ticking - 10 Inch Quality Quartz Battery Operated Round Easy to Read Home/Office/School Clock • Amazon Business $10.75 1 $10.75

Materials cost

$398.64

Vendor shipping charges

$9.12

State sales tax

$36.48

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$480.22

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$84.74

Total project goal

$564.96

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$564.96

1 Donor

-$564.96

Donations toward project cost

-$480.22

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$84.74

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$0.00

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