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Ms. ARREOLA from Oakland CA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

The Giving Room

Help me give my students sensory tubes, books, flashcards and Bingo that would make a huge difference in the betterment of their lives and classroom.

  • $1,546 goal

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My Students

I love my students because they are all wonderful and are eager to learn, although they face many challenges! Everyday is a new opportunity to learn something new such as how to tie their shoes, learn to calm down their bodies to be safe, learn a new color, etc. My students are just awesome, exceptional children who never ever give up, so if they don't give up on themselves I dare not give up on them.

I service several students who have sensory motor, fine motor and visual motor needs that often impede their ability to participate in their educational program adequately.

Such difficulties are due to developmental delays, attention issues, learning disabilities, orthopedic impairments, Autism, Down Syndrome etc.

Providing these students the tools they need to learn and excel is of utmost importance. We are fortunate to count on great staff at Parker who really care. Unfortunately, we lack the financial resources to supply my students with supplies that will make such a huge difference in their lives. It takes a village!

My Project

These materials will enable self regulation, to remediate fine motor, visual motor and visual perceptual skills when possible, and to adapt the environment when remediating is difficult or unobtainable. This involves access to special tools and equipment that are not readily available or affordable. Items to assist in self-regulation such as weighted vests, balance boards and tablets. Thus will help these students access higher learning through online learning as well as some communication as I have some students who do not speak. In short, I hope that they have access to technology in order to give them many tools to succeed. These items are of significant need to enhance these hard working students' access to their education.

Ms. ARREOLA
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Visual Land - Prestige Elite 10QL - 10.1'- Tablet - 16GB - With Keyboard - Purple • Best Buy Education $88.48 2 $176.96
Visual Land - Prestige Elite 10QL - 10.1'- Tablet - 16GB - With Keyboard - Blue • Best Buy Education $88.48 2 $176.96
VEST WEIGHTED SOFT LARGE - BLACK • School Specialty $72.91 1 $72.91
SPOONER PRO BALANCE BOARD - 28 INCH RED • School Specialty $52.04 1 $52.04
RHYTHM KITS 40 PUPIL SET • Woodwind and Brasswind $47.99 1 $47.99
WEIGHTED TURTLE • School Specialty $47.35 1 $47.35
ROCK AROUND • School Specialty $47.35 1 $47.35
Counting Feet Washable Rug Rug Dimensions: 3' W x 5' L • Teachers' School Supply $41.49 1 $41.49
Early Blocks Washable Rug Rug Dimensions: 3' W x 5' L • Teachers' School Supply $41.49 1 $41.49
Series Sampler - Elephant and Piggie (5 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $37.38 1 $37.38
BRACELET CHEWLERY 4 IN SET OF 7 • School Specialty $32.16 1 $32.16
VIBRATING PILLOW TRENDABLE HOODIE • School Specialty $30.31 1 $30.31
SCOOTER CONNECT-A-SCOOTER 16 INCH BLUE • School Specialty $27.04 1 $27.04
TOY BILIBO - COLORS WILL VARY • School Specialty $24.28 1 $24.28
Gears! Gears! Gears!® 100-Piece Deluxe Building Set • AKJ Education $24.08 1 $24.08
BALL INFLATABLE GIANT HOP66 SPRING BALL • School Specialty $23.64 1 $23.64
BEANBAG TURTLES INDESTRUCTIBLE SET OF 6 • School Specialty $20.80 1 $20.80
Zimbbos! • AKJ Education $13.99 1 $13.99
GLITTER TUBE JUMBO SET OF 3 • School Specialty $13.27 1 $13.27
LMNO Peas • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
A Is For Andy Ring Flash Cards • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Big Words for Little People • AKJ Education $8.49 1 $8.49
Kathy Ireland Memory Match Tube Classic • AKJ Education $7.99 1 $7.99
Lift the Flap: First 100 Words / Primeras 100 Palabras • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
First 100 Words • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? 25th Anniversary Edition • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Take 'N' Play Anywhere Bingo • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
First 100 Animals • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
From Head to Toe Board Book • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Over in the Meadow • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
One Fish, Two Fish, Three, Four, Five Fish • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Primary Science Sensory Tubes-single unit • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Mouse Says "Sorry" • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Penguin Says "Please" • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Hippo Says "Excuse Me" • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
First 100 Words (Scholastic Early Learners: Touch and Lift) • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Pigeon Loves Things That Go! • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Pigeon Has Feelings, Too! • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Oh, the Thinks You Can Think! • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Bright Baby Touch & Feel Shapes • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Bright Baby First Words • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Bright Baby Touch & Feel Words Touch and Feel • AKJ Education $3.61 1 $3.61
TIMER 60 MINUTE LONG RING • School Specialty $3.49 1 $3.49
Numbers (Illustrated Early Learning) • AKJ Education $2.40 1 $2.40
Miss Dog's Shapes/Mr. Peacock's Opposites (2 pack) • AKJ Education $2.25 1 $2.25
Toys • AKJ Education $2.25 1 $2.25
Go! • AKJ Education $2.25 1 $2.25
Counting from 1 to 10 Lift a Flap Board • AKJ Education $2.00 1 $2.00
Things That Work • AKJ Education $1.95 1 $1.95

Materials cost

$1,115.91

Vendor shipping charges

$48.59

State sales tax

$102.11

3rd party payment processing fee

$16.74

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,313.35

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$231.77

Total project goal

$1,545.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,545.12

2 Donors

-$1,545.12

Donations toward project cost

-$1,313.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$231.77

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