Teacher wants fidget toys for students to enjoy over the holidays


WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) – It’s one factor to fidget within the classroom. It’s one other to fidget throughout vacation break. Ashley Castillo, a fourth grade instructor at Wilmington Preparatory Academy is hoping her college students will use fidget toys whereas away from college so that they’ll have one thing to do with their arms throughout idle time away from the classroom.

Castillo is asking for fidget kits by the DonorsChoose web site, a web based charity that helps academics get funding for college provides and initiatives.

“I’m making an attempt to get my college students their very own little fidget kits so over break they’ll have one thing to do arms on,” Castillo says. “And in addition for my ADHD and ADD youngsters within the classroom as properly to assist them focus. Should you may also help out, that will be superior.”

Castillo wants $602 to buy the fidget kits. As soon as she’s totally funded by donations, DonorsChoose will buy the toys and ship them to the college.

If you want to donate to Ms. Castillo’s mission, click on here.

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