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Ms. F. from San Jose CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

2ND Grade Autism Class Needs a Listening Center for Speech

My students need a listening center to help improve their overall speech and fluency. Also,they need five kits of Read Alongs to help make them more successful readers.

  • $554 goal

This project expired on March 11, 2011.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Have you ever had a conversation with a child who has autism? They are simply amazing. Their minds are incredible and usually their intelligence level is high. However, being a teacher who teaches children with autism, I have found that my students need more assistance with their speech.

My students are all boys.

They are delightful,creative, inquisitive, and intelligent. They attend a school that is in a very low-income area, however, they always come to school with a smile on their face. They love to learn:-). We are from California - the sunshine state:-). However, my boys go home to poverty-stricken homes every day where no books are present. I would like to provide as many opportunities for them to learn to read as possible.

My Project

I am requesting that a listening center be donated to my classroom. My students are struggling in learning how to read due to their functioning level of autism. They need more visuals, listening opportunities, and a center where they learn to read during workshop time. Please help these students as they learn how to not only be in a world that misunderstands them, but also learn how to be overcomers. My students would love to learn to read. Will you help us?

This donation will help my students in incredible ways.

I believe that some of my students will learn to speak due to their opportunities for being presented with a listening center. Thankyou for helping us!

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

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 8 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LL351 - Expression Listening Center • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95
LL309 - Find the Sound Listening Center • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
RE521 - Single Student CD Read-Alongs - Set 1 • Lakeshore Learning $75.00 1 $75.00
FF654 - Early Math Simple Addition Listening Center • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
GG819 - Read-Along Storage Unit Only • Lakeshore Learning $59.95 1 $59.95
GG820 - Read-Along Listening Center • Lakeshore Learning $179.00 1 $179.00

Materials cost

$393.80

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$36.03

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.91

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$470.74

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$83.07

Total project goal

$553.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$553.81

3 Donors

-$97.00

Donations toward project cost

-$82.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.55

match offer

-$456.81

Match offer toward project cost

-$388.29

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$68.52

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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