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Ms. DeNatale from Sandy Springs GA is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

From Fidget to Focus!

Help me give my students fidget toys such as Fat Brain Toys Lalaboom 30 pc Set, Fat Brain Toys Dimpl Duo and O Ball Clickity Twist Toy.

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My Students

My students are a group of 3-5 year olds with special needs. They are Pre-K age, but working on skills below that of their same-aged peers. Some of the children are non-verbal and all have communication needs.

My students have varying needs and benefit greatly from early intervention and experiences with a wide variety of materials to support them as they begin their journey into learning.

They are inquisitive and enthusiastic about learning, despite the challenges they may face. It is such a wonderful feeling to witness the excitement on the faces of these young learners as they take pride in their accomplishments!

My Project

My students struggle to stay focused during whole group activities. Fat Brain Toys Lalaboom 30 pc Set and other fidget toys like the Fat Brain Mini Spinner, Dimpl Duo and O Ball Clickity Twist are great tools to assist them.

By providing my special needs students with fidget toys I can help them remain seated and maintain focus on instruction.

By increasing focus I can help them acquire new information and develop better participation skills.

I have carefully selected materials that are both fun and functional. Like most materials in my classroom, they are colorful and enticing. They encourage language skills and promote engagement with peers!

Ms. DeNatale
Grades PreK-2

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fat Brain Toys MiniSpinny • Amazon Business $12.95 2 $25.90
Fat Brain Toys Dimpl Duo • Amazon Business $24.95 1 $24.95
Fat Brain Toys Lalaboom 30 pc Set • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
O Ball Clickity Twist Toy • Amazon Business $10.07 1 $10.07
Fat Brain Toys pipSquigz Loops Teal • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Fat Brain Toys pipSquigz Loops - Orange • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95

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