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Mrs. Hove from Eugene OR is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating Calm in the Classroom!

Help me give my students the sensory tools they need to calm down

  • $237 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My third-grade students are an amazing, creative, and energetic group of individuals. They all come to school excited to experience success and are ready to learn. We work together to create a classroom environment that is inclusive and safe for everyone. They are passionate about protecting our Earth, making a difference, and enjoy learning new skills.

My third graders face many challenges.

Our school has free lunch for everyone. That is a huge gift! My third graders work really hard each day no matter what life is like at home.

My Project

Each day my students work hard. They are expected to stay focused and cooperate. My third graders need time and space to take a break from each other when they feel stress or discomfort before they will shut down from learning. I would like to create a calm corner with the requested items that is a safe space for them to go for a break-to read, write, color, and BREATHE for 5-10 minutes!! This will give them the opportunity to regroup, restart, reflect, and resume success in their day! This space will be a place they want to go before losing control. Promoting social-emotional growth is essential in all aspects of the children’s schedule.

Mrs. Hove
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Q&Y 3-Tier Metal Mesh Rolling Utility Cart Heavy Duty Storage Organizer Blue • Amazon Business $56.99 1 $56.99
Rose Gold Desk Organizer with Drawer,File Tray and 4 Upright Sections for Pen,Marker,Paper etc, Mesh Metal Multi-Use Stationery Desktop Organizer for Office,School,Home(72pcs Clips Set for Free) • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
12 Pack Small Digital Kitchen Timer Magnetic Back And ON/OFF Switch,Minute Second Count Up Countdown(White,Blue,Orange) • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty Mini Tins (.47oz each) Neon Flash, Love is in the Air, Amethyst Blush & Ion Gift Set Bundle - 4 Pack • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Fidget Toys Set, 22 Pcs. Sensory Tools Bundle for Stress Relief and Anti-Anxiety for Kids and Adults, Marble and Mesh, Pack of Squeeze Balls, Soybean Squeeze, Flippy Chain, Liquid Motion Timer & More • Amazon Business $18.55 1 $18.55
Kinetic Sand Neon Colors | Gift Set of 4 Colors - Purple, Blue, Pink & Green 5 oz Containers • Amazon Business $17.95 1 $17.95
Timoo Desk Drawer Organizer Rose Gold Wire Basket Metal Mesh Holder for Storage Cosmetic Stationery • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

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