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Mrs. Folsom from Blackfoot ID is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading and Writing about ADHD

Help me give my students books to read that will help them learn to manage their ADHD and Chromebooks to help them write about it!

  • $502 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am the lucky teacher of 23 amazing, smart, fun, energetic, artistic, creative, and amusing third graders. We live in a small, rural community. Our school has a diverse culture. Included in our boundary is a Native American reservation from which a good part of our student body comes.

Our students all qualify for free breakfast and lunch.

Even though our cultures and economic situations are varied, our school is a welcoming place of learning, working together, and providing the best for our children.

My Project

Having a Chromebook is an outlet for an ADHD student to use. Here they are able to play various active learning games, as well as use Google to write and document their feelings and emotions. Often students with ADHD have a difficult time writing, typing can be a great alternative for them.

I want to give my students every opportunity to succeed!

Reading is also a struggle for these students. Having helpful books like "The Survival Guide for Kids with ADHD", "Journal of an ADHD Kid", and a workbook for 60 different activities will help me to be able to help these students. It will allow me to step into their world and find what works best for them!

Mrs. Folsom
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Samsung Electronics XE500C13 Chromebook 3 2GB RAM 16GB SSD Laptop, 11.6" • Amazon Business $163.60 2 $327.20
Journal of an ADHD Kid: The Good, the Bad, and the Useful • Amazon Business $14.40 1 $14.40
Learning To Slow Down & Pay Attention: A Book for Kids About ADHD • Amazon Business $11.00 1 $11.00
Thriving with ADHD Workbook for Kids: 60 Fun Activities to Help Children Self-Regulate, Focus, and Succeed • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86
The Survival Guide for Kids with ADHD • Amazon Business $5.74 1 $5.74

Materials cost

$368.20

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$22.28

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.52

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$426.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$75.18

Total project goal

$501.18

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$501.18

5 Donors

-$166.00

Donations toward project cost

-$145.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.10

match offer

-$329.53

Match offer toward project cost

-$280.10

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.43

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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