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Ms. Johnson from Austin TX is requesting materials related to food, clothing & hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Om Gonna Namaste Calm!

My students need a wellness and mindfulness room with items such as a weighted blanket, yoga mats, a ball chair, a floor lamp, lap desks, clay and coloring books they can use to center themselves and relieve anxiety.

  • $574 goal

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My Students

The students that I work with are from a high achieving school district. As with many, many schools and universities across the United States, reported levels of anxiety and stress related illnesses have risen each year. My school's Section 504 referrals for anxiety have increased each year as well.

With the creation of a wellness and mindfulness room for the students, I am hoping to decrease the number of student absences and visits to the nurse due to anxiety.

Not only will this place be a quiet, peaceful room, it will also be a learning room.

My Project

I would like to create a wellness and mindfulness center for the students. My vision is that the students can come into a quiet and relaxed setting to decompress and go through yoga poses, as well as various mindfulness exercises to regain their focus and stay present.

If they choose, students can sit and find their center in comfortable chairs, listening to soothing music, tracing a calming mandalynth or even coloring.

My wish is that the wellness room will decrease the number of student absences and visits to the nurse due to anxiety, while also teaching students how to identify their triggers and teach various methods to cope and take care of themselves.

Ms. Johnson
Grades 6-8

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Weighted Blanket by Zonli, Weighted Sensory Blanket for adults, Cotton,48x72'' 12LBS, Stress and Anxiety Relief, Helps Calm AAD, ADHD, Autism • Amazon Business $138.00 1 $138.00
BalanceFrom Go Yoga All Purpose Anti-Tear Exercise Yoga Mat with Carrying Strap, Purple • Amazon Business $17.83 3 $53.49
Vivora Luno - Self-Standing Sitting Ball Chair for Home, Office, Yoga, Stability and Fitness, Exercise Ball with Pump and Handle, Base Ring Not Needed • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
Light Accents Medusa Silver Floor Lamp with Multicolor Acrylic Shades • Amazon Business $39.45 1 $39.45
PAGISOFE Soft Kids Room Nursery Rug Bedroom Living Room Carpet 4' x 5.3',Gray • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99
TomCare 700ml Square Aromatherapy Essential Oil Diffuser Humidifier Large Capacity Modern Ultrasonic Aroma Diffusers Running 20+ Hours 7 Color Changing for Home Baby Bedroom Office Study Yoga Spa • Amazon Business $26.59 1 $26.59
LapGear Essential Lap Desk - Alaskan Blue (Fits upto 13.3" Laptop) • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Floof Modeling Clay - Reuseable Indoor Snow - Endless Creations With 3 Polar Baby Molds and Pawprint Roller • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Random 20pcs Jumbo Medium Mini Slow Rising Kawaii Squishy Cake/Panda/Bread/Buns Phone Straps • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
The Yoga Deck: 50 Poses & Meditations for Body, Mind, & Spirit • Amazon Business $14.00 1 $14.00
Mesh Squishy Ball (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $13.05 1 $13.05
Calm Essential Oil Blend (100% Pure and Natural, Therapeutic Grade) from Plantlife • Amazon Business $11.45 1 $11.45
Water Snake Water Wigglies, with Colorful Beads Set of 4 • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
The Calm Coloring Book: Beautiful images to soothe your cares away (Chartwell Coloring Books) • Amazon Business $7.88 1 $7.88
Adult Coloring Book: Stress Relieving Animal Designs • Amazon Business $5.54 1 $5.54

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