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Ms. Emery from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Staying Organized and Healthy in Special Education

My students need help getting our classroom organized and meeting the needs of some of our disadvantaged students.

  • $205 goal

This project expired on June 12, 2018.

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My Students

My students are special needs learners in a high needs area. Most of my students come from Spanish speaking homes and are struggling to learn literacy skills both in English and in Spanish. I have students in grades kindergarten, first, second, third, fourth and fifth, learning together in one ID classroom with very different needs and skills.

Each student in my class needs highly individualized education and care plans to be successful both in school and in life and depend on our classroom to deliver highly specialized content and life skills.

My Project

Helping our classroom stay organized is paramount to modeling good organizational and education-based behaviors for our students. Tools like the 9-Section Drawer Organizer, Sparco Desk Sorter, 2 6 Quart Liter Storage Box, Advanced Universal Remote Control, Highlighters and Ziploc Sandwich Bags will help us reign in the chaos and restore true order to our classroom.

Also important are materials that can add comfort and sensory breaks for overwhelmed students like the Gadget.Cool 3.5mm Color Earphones, two Fleece Throw Blankets and Curél Fragrance Free Comforting Body Lotion - especially at such a dry time of year.

We would also truly value replenishing some of our supplies like the Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Pacon Tru-Ray Construction Paper and learning resources like Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: Daniel Visits the Farm DVD Multiplication War Game Cards.

Ms. Emery
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 13 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sterilite 16428012 6 Quart/5.7 Liter Storage Box, White Lid with Clear Base (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $25.73 1 $25.73
Gadget.Cool 3.5mm Color Earphones - 10 Pairs Wholesale Bundle, 8 Assorted Colors, Standard Sound Quality, Soft Silicon Ear-tips, No Tangle Design, Compatible with 3.5mm Audio Jack (10pcs) • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
1-Device Universal - Advanced Universal Remote Control with Learning and Backlit keys - Used with TV/DVD/Cable/Streaming - HOSPSTRC01 - RRHLG01 • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 30 Pack, 0.24-ounce sticks • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86
Dreamworks Trolls Fleece Throw Blanket - Soft, Warm and Comfortable (Forest Hope) • Amazon Business $9.44 1 $9.44
Mr. Pen- 18 Pc Highlighter Set, 6 Gel Bible Highlighter Non Bleed Assorted Color, 6 Narrow Highlighter, 2 Wide Highlighter, 2 Highlighter Pencil, Highlighter Tape (Variety Set) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Ziploc Sandwich Bags, XL, 90 Count • Amazon Business $8.97 1 $8.97
ZOCMART Pet Theme Print Soft and Fluffy Polyester Plush Throw Blanket, 35" L x 44" W, Pink • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Travel WaterWorld • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Curél Fragrance Free Comforting Body Lotion for Dry, Sensitive Skin, 13 Ounces • Amazon Business $6.27 1 $6.27
Oasis Supply Scented Cupcake Erasers Toy (24 Piece) • Amazon Business $5.96 1 $5.96
Rubbermaid Regeneration 9-Section Drawer Organizer, Plastic, 14 x 9.125 x 1.125 Inches, Black (45706) • Amazon Business $4.05 1 $4.05
Pacon Tru-Ray Construction Paper, 9-Inches by 12-Inches, 50-Count, Assorted (103031) • Amazon Business $3.89 1 $3.89
Sparco Desk Sorter, 7 Compartments, 8-3/4 x 5-1/2 x 4-3/4 Inch, Black (SPR11876) • Amazon Business $3.48 1 $3.48
Multiplication War Game Cards, Ages 8-Up, math games, multiplication tables, third grade math standards, playful learning • Amazon Business $2.99 1 $2.99
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: Daniel Visits the Farm DVD • Amazon Business $2.93 1 $2.93

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