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Ms. W. from New York NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

New Classroom Neccessities

The cost of this proposal is $888, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $888 goal

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I am a new special education teacher with the board of education in NYC. I teach a class of twelve students who are severe and multiple handicapped. Our class is lucky to have a big space that accommodates all 12 of our wheelchairs, but other than our four walls we have little else. The district requires each class to have centers for small group and individual instructions. Unfortunately, this is extremely difficult due to distractions and the inability to store and organize the necessary materials. Our class would greatly benefit from dividers for the centers, giving the individuals a distraction free environment. Having storage units would give the staff easy access to all materials. There are also several things a sensory center should have so that students with the inability to move or speak can be stimulated mentally and physically. These are materials that are very sensory oriented. This includes: felt for communication display purposes, a sand and water table for educational play, and educational toys.

Ms. W.
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 12 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
MK103 - Two-Station Sand & Water Table with Tops • Lakeshore Learning $199.00 1 $199.00
VC255 - Stick-On Room Divider • Lakeshore Learning $119.00 2 $238.00
TT990X - Giant Soft & Washable Sensory Stackers - • Lakeshore Learning $49.50 1 $49.50
AA931 - Giant Sight & Sound Tubes • Lakeshore Learning $44.50 1 $44.50
RA189 - Little Diggers Sand & Water Set • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 1 $24.95
SAX FELT 36X36 ASST6 • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc. $15.29 2 $30.58
PROP IT FELTBOARD MFG:2520 • Abilitations, Inc. $13.99 1 $13.99
TT448 - Magnetic Pockets - Set of 3 • Lakeshore Learning $9.95 1 $9.95
WT365 - Large Tuff Tote • Lakeshore Learning $7.50 2 $15.00
BOTTLE, SPRAY DISPENSER, 16 OZ MFG NO: 7331X • Frey Scientific, Inc. $2.30 2 $4.60

Materials cost

$630.07

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$727.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$159.75

Total project goal

$887.50

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$887.50

4 Donors

-$841.19

Donations toward project cost

-$728.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$112.69

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$47.22

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$0.00

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