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Ms. Iannaccone from Portland OR is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sensory Play

My students need sensory items like water marbles, kinetic sand and sensory tubes to better help them learn and interact with educational materials.

  • $161 goal

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My Students

My students are a young group of exceptional learners, impacted by various intellectual and developmental disabilities. They are a group of 7 students with various strengths and academic abilities.

Many of my students have Autism and have many sensory needs, having tactile learning materials will make learning fun and meaning for them!

Having a sensory table in our room, will make for additional opportunities for my students to get their sensory needs met, as well as partake in meaningful play.

My Project

I am a life skills teachers in a title one school. My students all have various disabilities. More than half of my class has Autism Spectrum Disorder and have various sensory needs. Many of my students need daily sensory breaks and various sensory input activities.

By providing my students with a various sensory toys, like sensory beads and kinetic sand my students can have fun alternatives to getting these sensory needs met.

I will use the water beads and kinetic sand in my sensory table.

The sequin blanket is great for my students who need weight and comfort of a blanket, and are also seeking tactile input.

Ms. Iannaccone
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
KOVOT Sequin Mermaid Style Throw Blanket 50" x 60" - Reversible Color Sequins To Change The Look And Design (Gold/Silver) • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
HB Sensory Bottles, 350mL, Set of 9 Empty Bottles • Amazon Business $24.85 1 $24.85
Kleeger Inflatable Baby Water Mat: Fun Activity Play Center. For Children And Infants • Amazon Business $16.98 1 $16.98
Elongdi Water Beads Pack Rainbow Mix Over 50,000 Orbies Beads Growing Balls, Jelly Water Gel Beads for Orbeez Spa Refill, Kids Sensory Toys , Vases, Plant, Wedding and Home Decor • Amazon Business $6.99 2 $13.98
Kinetic Sand The One Only, 3lbs Beach Sand Ages 3 Up • Amazon Business $11.39 1 $11.39
Educational Insights Playfoam Combo 8-Pack: Never Dries Out! • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

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