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Mr. McLaughlin from W Bridgewater MA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Us Build a New OT Room!

Help me give my students supplies to build an Occupational Therapists room- students who need support in fine and gross motor skills as well as life skill development.

  • $265 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is a wonderfully close knit school of kids who have grown up in 4-class grades since kindergarten- they all know and care for each other. We offer a variety of STEM, music and athletic programs for our kids- it could not possibly be a more enriching elementary experience!

Our kids feel safe, happy, and show a deep love of both the building and each other!

The staff largely live in town, and the investment in education is deep!

My Project

Our current OT space is woefully inadequate- a closet, off the gym! We are attempting to build a functional OT space for all of our students.

Having students hang objects on hooks- using whiteboards and write-on manipulatives helps develop both fine and gross motor skills!

We have about 35 kids who get OT services, and these supports are needed to help them both in and out of school! These services run the gamut of thinks like learning to tie shoes, holding a pencil properly, buttoning a coat, or even how to put up your hair. Things that our students need to master in order to be successful independently! Thank you for your support!!

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This project will reach 280 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tabletop Magnetic Easel & Whiteboard (2 Sides) Includes: 4 Dry Erase Markers. Drawing Art White Board Educational Kids Toy • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Elmer's Liquid School Glue, Washable, 12 Pack and All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 30 Pack, 0.24-Ounce Sticks • Amazon Business $19.70 1 $19.70
Godery Folder Pocket Chart (Black), Cascading Wall Organizer for School, Classroom, Home or Office Use, 20 Pocket Chart Hanging Wall Organizer with 4 Hangers • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Educational Insights 1232 Patterned Fluorescent Light Filters—2-Pack • Amazon Business $18.95 1 $18.95
6 Pack - SimpleHouseware Foldable Cube Storage Bin, Dark Blue • Amazon Business $16.87 1 $16.87
EXPO Low Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 16 Pack • Amazon Business $14.98 1 $14.98
Life of the Party- Chalkboard Wall Decal! Over 6 Ft (78" x 17") of Adhesive Vinyl Blackboard Roll Makes Any Surface, Erasable, Creative & Organizational in Your Home or Office with 5-piece Chalk Set! • Amazon Business $14.49 1 $14.49
Learning Resources Create-a-Space Storage Center, Bright Colors • Amazon Business $13.94 1 $13.94
Command 051141993133 Large Utility Mega Pack, White, 14-Hooks, 16-Strips (17003-MPES) • Amazon Business $12.82 1 $12.82
1InTheOffice 5" Kids Blunt End Scissors"12 Pack" • Amazon Business $12.69 1 $12.69
Hanging Wall Organizer,HENGSHENG Wall Mount/Over The Door Office Supplies Storage Mail Organizer for Notebooks,Planners,File Folders - 4 Pockets Deep Gray • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Command Medium Designer Hooks, White, 9-Hooks, 12 Strips (GP081-9NA) - Easy to Open Packaging • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
U Brands Magnetic Dry Erase Board Eraser, Felt Bottom Surface, 4.5 x 2.25 x 1 Inches • Amazon Business $5.49 1 $5.49

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