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Mrs. Bantsolas from Markham IL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hands-On Learning!

My students need a mobile teaching easel to be able to access reading materials.

  • $453 goal

This project expired on June 25, 2015.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are visual learners and we are always fumbling with displaying visual activities that are easy for our students to see and reach.

My students face many challenges that you and I can only imagine.

I teach students with autism in second through fourth grades. We are in a self-contained school with students with autism ranging from kindergarten age to 22 years old. We depend a lot on the use of visuals in the classroom to help the children be successful in their day. The students I serve have varying disabilities.

My Project

My students are very visual and hands-on. We do a lot of activities that use picture choices. It becomes challenging to find a place to display the materials where students can see and manipulate the pictures. We are usually having to tape things to the dry erase board. When students try to manipulate the pictures the tape falls off or bends and we have to start over. It makes it difficult for our students to participate in group activities

This teaching easel will allow my students to participate in group activities by giving them access to pictures and felt pieces to go along with stories and units.

They will be able to see and reach the materials, which will allow them to be hands-on with learning

Mrs. Bantsolas
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 12 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LM520 - All-Purpose Mobile Teaching Easel - Elementary • Lakeshore Learning Materials $349.00 1 $349.00

Materials cost

$349.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.24

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$384.24

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.81

Total project goal

$452.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$452.05

1 Donor

-$452.05

Donations toward project cost

-$384.24

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$67.81

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$0.00

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