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Ms. Sader from Elizabeth NJ is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Teaching Students the Power of Mindfulness

My students need social-emotional props to teach the power of mindfulness.

  • $684 goal

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My Students

My students consist of three and four-year-olds who love to learn. They are eager to explore through hands-on activities, and I'm eager to engage them in meaningful play experiences to foster lifelong learning experiences. They range in different levels of academic achievement including language development, and about 50% are English Language Learners.

Our school is an early childhood center whose motto is to spread a love of learning and respect for one another.

Learning can only take place when our students care about their school and friends. Caring for your friends and teachers starts with role models so that students take pride in their school and learning will naturally occur.

My Project

The cushions, picture cards, emotion cards, and other materials in this project will aid in teaching students the power of mindfulness. Students will learn how to find peace and happiness through the power of mindfulness during activities that will encourage student-to-student interaction. The students will learn different tools that lead to mindfulness as they describe their emotions and how to work through them.

Students will practice mindfulness exercises utilizing the materials to encourage pro-social skills.

These are life lessons to enhance student interactions and powerful ways to teach students the power of mindfulness and the success of practicing it.

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

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This project will reach 30 students.

9 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Emotion Floor Cushions (Set of 6) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $101.96 3 $305.88
Better Builder(r) Emotions • Kaplan Early Learning Company $33.96 2 $67.92
Emotion Tiles (Set of 20) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $30.56 2 $61.12
Emotion Bears (Set of 4) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $29.71 2 $59.42
Emotions Magnet Set (Set of 8) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $10.16 2 $20.32
Social and Emotional Poster Set (Set of 12) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $15.26 1 $15.26
Mindful Kids: 50 Activities for Calm, Focus and Peace (Card Deck) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $12.74 1 $12.74

Materials cost

$542.66

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$580.80

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$102.49

Total project goal

$683.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$683.29

7 Donors

-$341.63

Donations toward project cost

-$290.39

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$51.24

match offer

-$341.66

Match offer toward project cost

-$290.41

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$51.25

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$0.00

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