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Mrs. Epps from League City TX is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Fidget For the Win!

Help me give my students fidget devices and a place to store them for easy access!

  • $207 goal

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My Students

My students are amazing! They have the desire to learn and drive to see things through. They are so smart and talented. They are able to multi-task and are eager for more. Because of their unique abilities, they also tend to fidget. Our curriculum is so compact and rigid. Often times, their inner desire to move is suppressed by strict schedules and timelines. Students are deemed behavioral issues, when really they just need a release! How wonderful would it be to have something to fidget with to help ease the excitement and nerves, right at their seats! I hope to be able to fulfill this desire for my kiddos this year.

My Project

I have a diverse group of learners- from Special Education and 504 students with anxiety and ADHD to Gifted Learners whose motor is constantly revving for more! I found that, they need to fidget and when given them something to release their energy, such as fidget devices, they are able to focus more! Students will have ease of access to these fidget devices, as needed! They can carry them with them throughout the day, or simply come get one as they need! I want students to feel safe and comfortable in my classroom. Instead of suppressing the need to release their energy, I want to support it. Stop depicting them as problems, and let's give them a solution! Support the fidget!!

Mrs. Epps
Grades 3-5

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This project will reach 50 students.

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Racksphile 3-Tier Metal Rolling Storage Cart Multifunction Heavy Duty Rolling Utility Cart with Lockable Wheels Mesh Baskets Trolley Organizer Cart for Bathroom Kitchen Kids’ Room Laundry Room (Blue) • Amazon Business $42.98 1 $42.98
YoYa Toys Pull, Stretch and Squeeze Stress Balls 3 Pack - Elastic Construction Sensory Balls - Ideal for Stress and Anxiety Relief, Special Needs, Autism, Disorders and More • Amazon Business $15.99 2 $31.98
Lamdico Rainbow Fidget Cube with Portable Carrying Case for Stress Relief • Amazon Business $15.29 1 $15.29
DNA Stress Balls - 3 Pack - Squeezing Stress Relief Ball - for Kids and Adults- Stress Squishy Toys for Autism, ADHD, Bad Habits and More - Risk-Free Sensory Rubber Ball • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Stretchy Resistance Fidget Bands Toy for Kids 3 Pack | Bounce, Kick & Stretch Your Feet | for ADHD, ADD, SPD, Autism & Poor Concentration | Improve Classroom Focus, Ameliorate Sensory Input • Amazon Business $11.90 1 $11.90
Impresa Products 5-Pack of Stretchy String Fidget / Sensory Toys (BPA/Phthalate/Latex-Free) - Stretches from 10 Inches to 8 Feet! • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
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 $9.49 1 $9.49
FIDGET TOYS(Package of 10, 5 colors) Stress Relieve toy, Focus Enhance, Soothing Marble Fidgets for Children and Adults, has helped with ADHD ADD OCD Autism, Depressions and Anxiety disorders • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

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