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  • 6 donors
  • $370 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Quintanar
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 6 donors
  • $0 still needed

Sensory Play for Social Distancing K!

Help me give my students a chance to play while maintaining social distancing!

My Students

My school is located in a small community with a population of around 800. Our student population is high poverty and highly mobile. As a district, we currently qualify for 100% free lunch due to our high percentage of students from poverty backgrounds.

My students are active, curious and so eager to learn!

I think one of the best things ever is helping young children develop a love of learning. It is so rewarding to see how much my little students grow during the year.

My Project

Next fall we are facing some challenges in education. I feel that opportunities for play are crucial for early learning. Normally, my young students have an hour each day in play centers where they cooperate and practice social skills. But how can you incorporate play while maintaining 6 feet of social distance?

I would love your help in providing sensory beads, Mad Mattr dough, slime snd kinetic sand for my students to play with at school.

I hope that by bringing in some different materials for play, my students can still experience the benefits of play and be safe and healthy!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DS430X Mad Mattrsupsup Sensory Dough Set of 6 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $76.99 2 $153.98
SE202 Kinetic Sensory Sand 11Pound Bag • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
PP511 Sensory Slime • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 2 $39.98
VR154 Squish Squeeze Sensory Beads • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost

$263.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$15.84

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$313.74

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$55.37

Total project goal

$369.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$369.11

4 Donors

-$209.56

Donations toward project cost

-$178.13

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.43

Matching donations from our partners

-$159.54

Match offers toward project cost

-$135.61

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.93

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 12 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and 5 other donors.

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