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  • $486 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Grillo
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 9 donors
  • $0 still needed

ABC - Learning My Sounds!

My students need alphabet manipulatives and practice books to help students identify and learn the alphabet.

My Students

According to George Washington Carver, "Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom." I want to provide that KEY to unlock that golden door for education. My students are eager to have the opportunity to unlock that door!

The students that I will be teaching are first and second students with disabilities.

Their disabilities range from communication impaired and mildly cognitively impaired. Most of my students struggle with the day-to-day academics. Not only are they cognitively impaired, which impedes on their learning, they also come to school sometimes hungry. More then half of the school population receives free breakfasts and lunches. These particular students attend a school that is located in poverty stricken area in New Jersey. These particular students come from homes in which their parent or parents work two to three jobs just to make ends meet. Many of my students go home to a house that English is not spoken. Even though these students struggle with learning and live in a poverty stricken area, these students are hungry to learn. My goal for this new school is to have all 12 of my students to love school!

My Project

My first and second grade special education students are my world! These students struggle with day-to-day activities and I want to provide these students with every opportunity to have that chance to UNLOCK that do to for education. I do not want these students to be denied that opportunity to learn. These materials will be used during guided practice, centers and group activities. Their classroom lacks these hands-on activities like books, markers, and pocket chart to help these students learn their alphabet!

Have you ever had a time in your schooling were struggled with learning?

Well, my students do struggle with schooling and they are hungry to learn. Since their classroom lacks the materials for my students to have a concept reinforced/learned, these materials will be put to good use. Please donate to help better my students' education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC856 - Alphabet Sounds Teaching Tubs • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
AA565X - Printing Lowercase Letters Practice Book - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $65.00 1 $65.00
LA627 - Teaching Tubs Storage Rack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 2 $59.98
DD925 - All About Letters Pocket Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
RE992 - Alphabet Theme Book Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $33.50 1 $33.50
DD105 - Black Write & Wipe Markers - Thin-Line - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 3 $11.97
Dr. Seuss''s ABC: Book & CD Dr. Seuss • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26

Materials cost

$376.70

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$412.35

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$72.77

Total project goal

$485.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$485.12

8 Donors

-$242.56

Donations toward project cost

-$206.18

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.38

match offer

-$242.55

Match offer toward project cost

-$206.17

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.38

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 12 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by NEA Foundation and 8 other donors.

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