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Mrs. Medina from Bronx NY is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Supports for Students with ASD!

My students need hand fidgets, such as the snap and click, play foam and textured sensory fidgets, pencils and magnets to hang visual reminders.

  • $169 goal

This project expired on May 10, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a special education teacher in an inclusion class for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). A major component of our classroom goals is to develop social skills, problem solving skills, reading skills and comprehension.

All of my students receive free breakfast and lunch.

They are eager to learn and love hands-on learning experiences, but they require various classroom supports to encourage them to follow the classroom expectations, stay focused, help others, participate and be a part of the group.

My Project

One support our class has is a reward system. Students earn points for following the classroom expectations, being on task, helping others and participating.

Students can then use their points to shop for prizes.

The Angry Bird toys will be used as prizes. Having prizes that are cool and exciting help motivate them to make good choices in the classroom.

Our students also need limited distractions, which hinder student learning outcomes. My students can benefit from having various hand fidgets, such as the snap and click, play foam and textured sensory fidgets. The fidgets help students focus and be activate participants in their learning. They keep restless hands busy and help them maintain focus.

All of these supports will help my students learn and be successful in the classroom!

Mrs. Medina
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learning Resources Super Strong Magnetic Clips • Amazon Business $11.41 3 $34.23
Educational Insights Playfoam Combo 20-Pack • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
Pilot Frixion Ball Knock Retractable Erasable Gel Ink Pens,fine Point, - 0.7 Mm - Black Ink- Value set of 5 & 6 Gel Ink Pen Refill Pack • Amazon Business $15.50 1 $15.50
Angry Birds - Heroes and Hatchlings - Gift Set • Amazon Business $6.53 2 $13.06
Snap And Click Fidgets, Set Of 6 Twist And Shape Puzzle Toy, 10.75 Inches (Assorted Colors) 24 Links Each For Sensory Relief Fidget, Party Favor, Stocking Stuffers For Home And School Reward • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Fun Puzzle Balls by Neliblu - Bulk Party Favors - Party Games - Fidget Brain Teaser Puzzles 2.5" - 1 Dozen Bulk Pack By Neliblu • Amazon Business $8.97 1 $8.97
Officemate Assorted Heavy-Duty Magnets, Circles, Assorted Sizes & Colors, 30/Tub (92501) • Amazon Business $8.89 1 $8.89

Materials cost

$111.59

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.67

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$143.26

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.28

Total project goal

$168.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$168.54

2 Donors

-$168.54

Donations toward project cost

-$143.26

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.28

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$0.00

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