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Ms. Garcia from Las Vegas NV is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

ABC Puppets to the Rescue!

My students need these ABC puppets to help them learn their letters.

  • $173 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are all special education students, and have active IEP’s. Most of my students are 3-5 years old and have a disability known as a Developmental Delay. Many also have Speech and Language Impairments. Other disabilities that can be enrolled in my program include, but are not limited to: Learning Disabilities, Autism, Visual Impairment, Orthopedically Impairment, and Emotional Disturbances. My students are mostly low-income, and many are English Language Learners. Every student who attends our school gets free breakfast and lunch. Many of them lack basic skills, and all are working a minimum of two grade levels below their actual grade level. Many of my students face challenges at home. School is someplace they enjoy coming, and especially in my classroom, where they feel safe and know that they can work at their level.

My Project

Many of my students are seeing their letters for the first time. This educational adventure is hard enough, but many of my students have reduced attention spans and lack the ability to focus on non-preferred activities. Adding the puppets to help teach the abc's will help my students learn in a fun and fulfilling way. Students will meet each letter with the puppet during circle time. Many students do not actively speak, or are selectively mute and puppets are a way to help them speak and repeat the names of the letters, letter sounds and words that begin with that letter.

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

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This project will reach 12 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cre8tive Minds HK7188 ABC Animal Hand Puppets, Grade Kindergarten to 3 • Amazon Business $106.74 1 $106.74

Materials cost

$106.74

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.38

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$146.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.89

Total project goal

$172.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$172.61

2 Donors

-$87.90

Donations toward project cost

-$74.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.18

match offer

-$84.71

Match offer toward project cost

-$72.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.71

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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