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Mrs. Krassow from Michigan City IN is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Multi-Sensory Environment

My students need Black lights, bubbles for bubble machine, LED light ball, black light tape, massage mat, and a timer to help build our growing sensory room to meet the needs of more students.

  • $398 goal

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My Students

I assist with children in the public school system from mild to severely handicapped, who vary in age from 3-14. We have been using sensory equipment to help these children meet their individual sensory needs. As the need for sensory assistance grows not only in our school but nationwide we are needing more resources.

As we are moving forward with helping the identified children, we have seen a steep incline in assisting struggling unidentified children throughout the whole school.

Through teacher referral, we are able to assist with calming activities that may prevent behavior outbreak.

My Project

We are asking for help to make our multi-sensory room a space for children to re-group their over stimulated brain. We will using the black lights with reactive tape and bubbles for the sensory calming area along with he massage mat and LED ball. The timer is needed to provide visual awareness of time using the sensory area. The black light reflective tape will be used for alternative learning from glowing shapes and forms.

Many children are unfortunately overwhelmed with issues we could never imagine a young child would have to go through.

With the situations our children are faced with we are also asking them to learn at a faster rate then expected for their growing brains. This is causing a lot of behavioral issues seen in our schools all over the US. With a place they can "chill-out" or "re-group" we will see better behaviors and academic learning from our children.

Mrs. Krassow
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Black Light, YeeSite 36W 12LED UV Bar Glow in the Dark Party Supplies for Birthday Wedding DJ Stage Lighting • Amazon Business $39.99 2 $79.98
Relaxzen 10-Motor Massage Plush Mat with Lumbar Heat and Removable Cover and Pillow, Gray • Amazon Business $67.46 1 $67.46
LOFTEK LED Light Ball: 6-inch Glow Balls Remote Control,Cordless Night Light, Rechargeable Pool light, RGB Color Changing Floating Orb • Amazon Business $26.99 2 $53.98
Time Timer Original 12 inch; 60 Minute Visual Timer – Classroom Or Meeting Countdown Clock for Kids and Adults (Charcoal) • Amazon Business $26.00 2 $52.00
Tekno Bubbles - Blue UV Blacklight Reactive - 1 Gallon - 128 Ounces • Amazon Business $34.99 1 $34.99
GreyParrot Tape UV Blacklight Reactive, (6 Pack), (6 Colors), 33ft per Roll, Fluorescent Cloth Tape • Amazon Business $14.80 1 $14.80

Materials cost

$303.21

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$337.76

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.60

Total project goal

$397.36

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$397.36

1 Donor

-$397.36

Donations toward project cost

-$337.76

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.60

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$0.00

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