You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Mrs. Glaudini from Fullerton CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sensory Seeking Fun!

Help me give my students the sensory support they need to focus and attentive in class through the use of weighted lap animals, fidget toys, and sensory materials.

  • $518 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Most people see what is and never see what can be."

-Albert Einstein

My students range in age from 3-5 and are in a special education preschool program. My program is located within a high poverty area of the city. My students come to me with a variety of needs and are often times recognized as having the following disabilities: autism, intellectual disability, hard of hearing, speech language disorder, other health impairment (cerebral palsy, spina-bifida, etc.). A large variety of my students need support in all areas of development, with a large emphasis on social interactions, and small and large motor skills. Many of my students learn about their environment through the use of sign, verbal and auditory support, and kinesthetic input.

I teach the most beautiful children in the world! I know they come to me with pure hearts . . . ready to learn about the world around them. I love providing them with as many opportunities as I can during the short time I have them. Early intervention is so important with all children, but especially important to children with specific needs.

I am blessed to be an educator in this field.

My Project

I teach the most wonderful children, and all of them come to me with different abilities and needs. I know that many of my students are learning how to self-regulate and attend, and need support along the way.

I believe that by providing my students with the sensory input they need, they will be able to access curriculum to the best of their


The proprioceptive needs of my students can be addressed through age-appropriate materials that are aligned to their interests (weighted stuffed animals, fidget toys, chew toys, and magnetic builders). My students can learn through touch and feedback, while growing in their ability to maintain attention and focus.

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

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 21 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Glaudini is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Manimo Lizard Weighted Animal, 2kg, Green • Amazon Business $56.32 1 $56.32
Manimo Lizard Weighted Animal, 2kg, Blue • Amazon Business $50.64 1 $50.64
Huggaroo Weighted Lap Pad for Kids, 100% Washable, 3.6 lbs, 29 x 8 inches (Lamb) • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
Huggaroo Weighted Lap Pad for Kids - 100% Washable, 3.6 lbs, 29 x 8 inches (Puppy) • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
KIDCHEER Magnet Building Tiles, Magnetic 3D Building Blocks Set for Kids, Magnetic Educational Stacking Blocks Boys Girls Toys • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
ArtCreativity Classic Pin Art Game Set Pin Art Toy for Autistic Kids-Includes Large 5 x 7 Inch and Small 3.5 x 5 Inch Boards- Hours of Fun - Durable- Nice Decoration- Best Gift for Kids or Adults • Amazon Business $22.97 1 $22.97
Stomp Rocket Jr. Glow Rocket and Rocket Refill Pack, 7 Rockets and Toy Rocket Launcher - Outdoor Rocket Toy Gift for Boys and Girls Ages 3 Years and Up • Amazon Business $22.00 1 $22.00
ELONGDI Sensory Fidget Toys Set [ 21 Pack ] Bundle Sensory Toys Set - Fidget Pad/Mochi Toys/Squeeze-a-Bean/Magic Ball/Stretchy Strings/Bike Chain/Mesh Marble/Squeeze Toys/Fluffy Slime • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
HOMOFY 40PCS Castle Magnetic Blocks - Learning & Development Magnetic Tiles Building Blocks Kids Toys for 3 4 5 6 7 Years Old Boys Girls Gifts • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Chewelry Sensory Chew Necklace for Boys & Girls - Chewlery Necklaces for Kids with Autism ADHD - Chewy Oral Chewing Toys - Crystal 4-Pack by Solace • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Yiyatoo 6 X 8 inch(Large) 3-Dimensional Pin Sculpture- Children & Adults - Classic Pin Art Toy Sculptures - Made of Plastic and Metal. • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Infantino Sensory Press and Stay Sensory Blocks • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Learning Resources Spike The Fine Motor Hedgehog, Sensory, Fine Motor Toy, Ages 2+ • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Enthur Stretchy String Fidget Sensory Toys Build Resistance Squeeze Pull - Good for Kids with ADD, ADHD or Autism, and Adults to Strengthen Arms 12 Pack (BPA/Phthalate/Latex-Free) • Amazon Business $10.69 1 $10.69

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


9 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


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

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Fullerton","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1628558],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":4582785,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":21,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Glaudini","authorIds":{"1628558":{"owner":"Mrs. Glaudini","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[4582785],"proposalHash":"-1669981735","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":19,"teacherChallengeId":310908,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":1628558,"schoolCounty":"Orange","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CA","name":"California"}}