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Mrs. Aggarwal from Fremont CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Using Senses To Learn

My students need sensory calming materials to be able to learn.

  • $191 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are special, they are children with differing abilities. They are 3-5 year olds diagnosed with Autism and speech delays.

With Autism come a wide range of challenges such as behavior challenges, sensory processing challenges, speech delays and lack of social skills.

My students are attending an intensive instruction classroom 5 days/week for 5 hours everyday. The program is designed to help them in each of the above mentioned areas to support their learning and help them achieve their goals.

My Project

My students learn differently and providing them with various sensory items /activities helps me to reach their learning potential.

Toys and fidgets such as motion fidgets, light up lamps, anxiety relievers such as pop tubes and stretchy strings can help my students to calm their sensory needs thus improving their learning capabilities.

Other requested materials such as the early learning kit and the color puzzle will provide students with visually attractive real pictures and I can work on teaching them not only language but also advanced skills such as categorization. While teaching students diagnosed on the autism spectrum it is important that the materials are of high interest to the students.

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This project will reach 8 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
GAME CATEGORIES EARLY LEARNING • School Specialty $39.61 1 $39.61
Liquid Motion Bubbler for Sensory Play, Fidget Toy, Children Activity, Desk Top, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $6.99 4 $27.96
Plasma Ball Light Touch Sensitive Magic Sphere Lighting Touch Sensitive Nebula Sphere Globe Novelty Toy • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Pop Toob Set of Six (Colors May Vary) by Poof Slinky • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
PUZZLE FUN TO KNOW COLORS - SET OF 24 • School Specialty $9.44 1 $9.44
5-Pack of Stretchy String Fidget / Sensory Toys (BPA/Phthalate/Latex-Free) - Stretches from 10 Inches to 8 Feet! • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
GAME MAGNETIC BUG CATCHING • School Specialty $7.99 1 $7.99

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