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Mrs. Schechtman from Staten Island NY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Sensational Sensory Students!

Help me give my students a chance to have engaging and motivating sensory opportunities.

  • $331 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

All teachers are special. Special education teachers have extra special needs for their students. My students aren't conventional learners. I teach a variety of students with a variety of different learning disabilities. Some verbal, some non-verbal, but not being able to speak is not the same as not having anything to say! It is important to understand each individual and how differently each learns. I create personalized lesson plans assessing the needs of each individual so each student can thrive and reach their maximum growth potential.

My Project

These materials will allow for my students who have sensory needs the opportunity to learn and explore different academic areas with various sensory experiences. My students have Autism and I tailor my lessons to reach each and every student’s individualized educational plan. These various materials will help me motivate and guide my students by each of their individual interests. The book bins will he me to organize my classroom library by various levels. The sensory beads will be used in my sensory table to explore literacy, science, and mathematics in a fun,motivating, way! My goal is to reach and teach my students to the way they learn!

Mrs. Schechtman
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC740X - Learning Letters Activity Centers - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
EE930X - Early Language Activity Boxes - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
PP949 - Positional Words Resource Box • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
AA758X - Connect & Store Book Bins - Set of 6 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $27.99 1 $27.99
EE927 - Comparing Sizes Activity Box • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
TA301BK - Fadeless® Paper Roll - Black • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 1 $18.99
SE201 - Kinetic Sensory Sand - 2.2-Pound Bag • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
SE997 - Magic Water Marbles - Clear • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
DS483 - Speedy Snow - 3.5-Ounce Jar • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 1 $7.99

Materials cost

$246.91

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.70

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$280.61

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$49.52

Total project goal

$330.13

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$330.13

4 Donors

-$285.13

Donations toward project cost

-$242.36

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.77

match offer

-$45.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$38.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.75

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$0.00

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