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  • $438 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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

Sensory Tools

My students need BRUSH THERAPRESSURE, BALL MASSAGE, SENSORY BRUSH TACTILE TIGER HAND FIDGET, and other sensory tools to calm their bodies!

My Students

It's hard to focus when you are overstimulated or feeling tired.

The students that will benefit from this project are all students with autism spectrum disorder.

We have three self-contained classroom for students in kindergarten through sixth grade. Many of our students struggle with sensory needs, such as, self-stimulating or being unable to focus. The students participate in a very structured environment to allow them to be more successful.

My Project

The requested fidgets (hairy tangle, massage ball, sand ball) would be useful for students that are antsy or cannot sit still. The fidgets will give my students something to keep their hands busy while paying attention. The therapy brushes will be used to calm students who may be overstimulated. The chewy tubes will be used for students who need oral motor assistance. Fine-motor tasks, such as, lacing cards and twist and write pencils will be used to help my students meet goals.

These materials will help my autism students work on goals, behavior, and fine-motor skills.

Sensory needs will be met more accurately with these materials. The students will benefit greatly.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BRUSH THERAPRESSURE - 1 EA • School Specialty $4.74 15 $71.10
HEARING PROTECTOR HS40 BASIC - EACH • School Specialty $9.49 6 $56.94
I CAN TIE MY SHOES LACING CARDS • School Specialty $13.77 2 $27.54
SENSORY BRUSH TACTILE TIGER HAND FIDGET • School Specialty $7.59 3 $22.77
BALL WEIGHTED SET OF 3 • School Specialty $18.04 1 $18.04
TWIST N' WRITE PENCILS PACK OF 4 • School Specialty $5.22 3 $15.66
ORAL PRODUCT CHEWY TUBE RED • School Specialty $7.59 3 $22.77
TOY - HAIRY TANGLE JR. • School Specialty $11.39 3 $34.17
GLITTER TUBE JUMBO SET OF 3 • School Specialty $11.39 1 $11.39
BALL MASSAGE WITH STICK SET OF 2 • School Specialty $9.49 1 $9.49
FIDGET BALL SAND • School Specialty $5.69 3 $17.07

Materials cost

$306.94

Vendor shipping charges

$30.69

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$372.23

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$65.69

Total project goal

$437.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$437.92

5 Donors

-$198.60

Donations toward project cost

-$169.11

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.49

Matching donations from our partners

-$238.96

Match offers toward project cost

-$203.12

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.84

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.35

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by IPS Education Foundation and 6 other donors.

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