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Mrs. Z. from Lincoln NE is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sensory Station for Our Learning Center (Resource Room)

My students need sensory tools to meet their sensory needs and to assist them in regulating during the school day.

  • $414 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students come from a variety of ages, backgrounds, and abilities. Our school is a title I school, meaning we have 70% of our students who qualify for free and reduce-priced lunch. We have a wide range of needs that our students need, including behavioral, academic, social, and emotional. Our students encourage us to be thankful for the "little" things we forget about day to day, and remind us that we are a safe and consistent presence in their lives!

My Project

This project is assisting students with disabilities to meet their sensory needs during the school day! All of the tools in this project will help our students regulate and process their feelings and emotions. My resource team and I work day in and out to meet the needs of our students, and this project will be a tool for our students in a way that is unique to them - which is what we are teaching them everyday, to accept and be true to themselves!

Some of the tools we added to this project, such as the fidgets, chewies, and gel mazes will be used in our sensory station for students to use when they are coming to our room when they are feeling frustrated or upset.

These tools will be essential for our students to regulate their feelings and emotions, independently!

Mrs. Z.
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sensory Mini Mats • AKJ Education $53.99 1 $53.99
Chair Fidget for Feet-Set of 2 • AKJ Education $13.49 3 $40.47
CHEW NECKLACE DOG TAGS - BLUE • School Specialty $18.95 2 $37.90
CHEW NECKLACE DOG TAGS - PINK • School Specialty $18.95 2 $37.90
Sensory Ooze Tube Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $33.96 1 $33.96
Round Plush Maze • AKJ Education $11.69 2 $23.38
Therapy Tangle • AKJ Education $11.69 2 $23.38
Pocket Gel Fidget • AKJ Education $8.99 2 $17.98
Nuts and Bolts Fidget Rod • AKJ Education $8.99 2 $17.98

Materials cost

$286.94

Vendor shipping charges

$12.67

State sales tax

$17.22

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$351.13

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$61.96

Total project goal

$413.09

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$413.09

6 Donors

-$339.56

Donations toward project cost

-$290.13

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.43

Matching donations from our partners

-$71.77

Match offers toward project cost

-$61.00

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.77

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.77

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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