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Mrs. Gooch from Humboldt TN is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Harmony Classroom!

Help me give my students the sensory furniture and tools for self-regulation and increased emotional intelligence!

  • $955 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are bright, energetic, and loving. Although many of them have faced difficult hardships, and various trauma, my students are resilient and hard-working.

It is a joy to help them grow emotionally and instill coping skills to use now and later in life!

This project will help to give me the tools to increase our students' emotional intelligence, improve academics and social skills, and give them the tools to help them adapt to the world and live successful lives.

My Project

These materials will help create a sensory room for my students and assist in self-regulation and deescalation.

The sensory/sand table, trampoline, rocker, stacking blocks, Jenga game, and pea pod will all help many of the students in my school calm down when necessary, and simultaneously, give them the sensory input that many of them need.

Often children who have faced hardships or trauma have difficulty self-regulating and coping with life stressors, particularly in the classroom environment.

With the appropriate tools and interventions such as the requested items, I can help all students increase vital classroom time without missing important instruction, thereby improving academic success, as well as overall life and hopefully vocational success.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
SENSAROCK - INFLATABLE ROCKER • School Specialty $141.99 1 $141.99
TABLE LARGE SENSORY TABLE AND LID SET 36LX24WX24H EACH • School Specialty $106.37 1 $106.37
Fold Go Trampoline • Nasco $89.95 1 $89.95
PEA POD MEDIUM 60 IN L - 0.7MM • School Specialty $85.19 1 $85.19
DISCS TACTILE SET OF 10 • School Specialty $75.75 1 $75.75
Swirly Mats Set • Nasco $66.25 1 $66.25
Play Clay Scented Dough - Set of Six 3-lb. Tubs • Nasco $46.95 1 $46.95
KIT THERAPY PLAY SAND 50 LBS WHITE • School Specialty $25.55 1 $25.55
Jenga Game • AKJ Education $18.00 1 $18.00
SEASIDE SIDEKICKS SAND COOKIE, SET OF 11 • School Specialty $14.19 1 $14.19
CRYSTAL COLOR STACKING BLOCKS - SET OF 50 • School Specialty $13.27 1 $13.27
BALL MASSAGE WITH STICK SET OF 2 • School Specialty $12.28 1 $12.28
SAND MOLDS NUMBERS / OPERATIONS S/26 • School Specialty $6.60 1 $6.60

Materials cost

$702.34

Vendor shipping charges

$68.44

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$811.32

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$143.17

Total project goal

$954.49

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$954.49

1 Donor

-$954.49

Donations toward project cost

-$811.32

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$143.17

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$0.00

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