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Mrs. Griggs from Mantachie MS is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Promoting Positive Behavior for PBIS

Help me give my students incentives such as Play Doh and slime to help promote positive behavior.

  • $221 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

Our elementary school is a small community with a diverse group of students that come from different backgrounds. The students have a variety of interest and abilities. The students at our school are driven to learn and deserve a reward system that has positive incentives and in turn creates a positive and more rich learning environment.

The students at our elementary school are very bright and have the potential to be successful additions to the community.

The students and teachers here have a very close and trusting relationship. The students look up to their teachers for guidance and wisdom. Teachers strive to be the model of what we want our students to be. The teachers want to practice positive behavior and in turn help mold students to be that positive and responsible young adult.

My Project

All of the students at our elementary school follow the same behavior system. Teachers have realized that our students need more positive reinforcement and should be rewarded for their good behavior. Our school adopted PBIS which stands for Positive Behavior Intervention and Support. Classroom PBIS practices include preventative and responsive approaches that may be effectively implemented with all students in a classroom and intensified to support small groups or a few individual students.

Classroom PBIS strategies are important tools to decrease disruptions, increase instructional time, and improve student social behavior and academic outcomes; which is critical as schools are held to greater accountability for student outcomes and teacher effectiveness.

Teaching positive and appropriate behavior, instead of punishing misbehavior, is the goal of PBIS. The rewards will help the school implement the system and provide engaging and rewarding incentives to promote that good behavior. The rewards chosen for the project were decided based on our students interest such as bouncy balls and slap bracelets. We want them to know what they are working for and track their points to get the prize they desire! The prizes such as the play dough and an also be prizes that enhance education and motivate students academically.

Mrs. Griggs
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Anditoy 24 Colors Fluffy Soft Super Light Clay Floam Slime Toy Kids, DIY, Party Favors • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
JOYIN Toy 72 PCs Slap Bracelets Party Favors Pack (24 Designs) Colorful Hearts Animal Emoji Unicorn • Amazon Business $13.95 2 $27.90
60pcs Jumbo medium mini pack slow rising cheap squishies kawaii Stress Relief collection gift squishy toy • Amazon Business $25.76 1 $25.76
Play-Doh Modeling Compound 36-Pack Case of Colors, Non-Toxic, Assorted Colors, 3-Ounce Cans (Amazon Exclusive) • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Fun Central AU197 250 Pieces, 27mm Assorted Bouncing Balls Bulk for Kids, Rubber Swirl Bouncing Balls, High Bouncing Balls • Amazon Business $19.00 1 $19.00
Random 30pcs Jumbo Medium Mini Soft Squishy Cake/Panda/Bread/Buns Phone Straps by Huastyle • Amazon Business $13.39 1 $13.39

Materials cost

$145.02

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.15

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$187.35

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.06

Total project goal

$220.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$220.41

1 Donor

-$220.41

Donations toward project cost

-$187.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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