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Mrs. Joaquin from Canoga Park CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Inclusion Matters!

My students need materials that reflects diversity and children with special needs.

  • $583 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are excited about school because they are given the opportunity to learn through play! I encourage my students to explore the outdoor classroom and spark their curiosity through hands-on learning activities.

Preschool is the foundation for future success!

Our school is an inclusion program that believes in the success of all students. Our program serves children with various disabilities and strongly believes that all children deserve a high-quality preschool program. My goal is to close the achievement gap and motivate all my students to achieve their best!

My Project

My students need books that teach social skills and positive behavior in the classroom. Students with special needs learn through social stories, which helps them learn appropriate behavior in a social setting or in the classroom. The books, puzzles, and dolls reflect children with special needs. The materials requested will increase my students' awareness about the importance of inclusion.

Let's include all children with play materials used in the classroom!

The additional materials requested will support students with special needs in the general education setting in order for them to fully participate in the classroom and access the curriculum. The sensory mats will help my students participate in circle time with their peers.

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

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 27 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LA1200X - Adaptive Equipment for Dolls with Special Needs - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
GA328 - Learning to Get Along® Book Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $95.50 1 $95.50
JJ972 - Differing Abilities Puzzle Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
SE213 - Silly Shapes Sensory Mats • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
RA319 - Best Behavior® Board Book Collection • Lakeshore Learning Materials $47.50 1 $47.50
schKIDulestm Magnet Set (Set of 20) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $13.56 1 $13.56

Materials cost

$415.54

Vendor shipping charges

$5.00

State sales tax

$38.02

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.23

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$494.79

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$87.32

Total project goal

$582.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$582.11

4 Donors

-$582.11

Donations toward project cost

-$494.79

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$87.32

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$0.00

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