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  • $830 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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

ABC's and 123's: Make Learning Fun for PPCD!

My students need all sorts of basic materials such as: manipulatives, alphabet letters and books, in order to learn fundamental language, literacy and math skills.

My Students

Due to circumstances beyond our control, all of the materials in my classroom were destroyed! Please help us rebuild and become even better than ever!!!

I teach PPCD which stands for Preschool Programs for Students with Disabilities.

This is a program for children ages 3-5 who have significant disabilities. Students in my classroom are diagnosed with autism, intellectual disability, speech impairment, other health impairments and more. These students are also economically disadvantaged and do not have access to many of the resources that would help them be successful. Each day we strive to learn basic concepts which are crucial to their academic success. These skills must be taught, repeated and practiced a great deal before they are ingrained. Even though they face significant challenges my students are cheerful, funny and hardworking! It would bring me such joy to see their faces light up when they receive these new materials!

My Project

My students are going to LOVE learning using these fun materials that will be coming their way! In our class we love to read, especially BIG BOOKS which the students can all see in circle time and help to turn the pages. These fun big books will make our circle time and story time much more fun! During language/literacy time we practice speaking and learning new words. The toys that I have requested will aid my students in learning these new words in a fun way, through play! We are also working vigorously to learn to learn letters and letter sounds. The numerous letter manipulatives and games I requested will help the students learn these crucial skills in a way that is developmentally appropriate! In Math we are focusing on learning how to count, sort and create patterns. The manipulatives I ordered will help students to learn to count fun objects and sort them using colorful bowls! Finally, in art my students favorite thing to do is PAINT and we have hardly any paint to do this with

This project will enhance the quality of education for all of the students currently enrolled in my PPCD classroom.

These resources with help students learn numerous VITAL skills such as language, math, reasoning and social skills. Please choose to help fund my project. With your help, we can improve these crucial skills in my PPCD students at a young age which will improve their quality of life for a lifetime! Thank you for your support!

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Eco-Friendly Letter Match Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $32.26 2 $64.52
Alphabet Book Set (Set of 6) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $53.51 1 $53.51
Alphabet Letters & Pictures Super Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $46.71 1 $46.71
Kaplan Dough Classic Colors (6 - 1lb. Tubs) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $15.26 3 $45.78
A-Z Pegboard Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $38.21 1 $38.21
Feely Fabric Letters • Kaplan Early Learning Company $33.96 1 $33.96
JJ466 - 3-Letter Word Building Puzzles • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
BK371 - Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Big Book • Lakeshore Learning Materials $27.95 1 $27.95
Do-A-Dot Rainbow Art Set (Set of 6) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $13.56 2 $27.12
BK335 - The Big Hungry Bear Big Book • Lakeshore Learning Materials $26.99 1 $26.99
Crayola(r) Washable Tempera Paint (Set of 8) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $25.46 1 $25.46
3D Feel & Find • Kaplan Early Learning Company $25.46 1 $25.46
Learn To Count To 100 Flannelboard Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $25.46 1 $25.46
BK1968 - The Rainbow Fish Big Book • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
LC1652 - Dinosaur Counters • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
BB703 - This Old Man Big Book by Pam Adams • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
RR534 - Go Away, Big Green Monster! Storytelling Puppet Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
Backpack Bears with Sorting Bowls • Kaplan Early Learning Company $16.96 1 $16.96
Farm Animal Counters • Kaplan Early Learning Company $16.96 1 $16.96
Sealife Counters • Kaplan Early Learning Company $16.96 1 $16.96
JJ465 - 4-Letter Word Building Puzzles • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
BB278 - Go Away, Big Green Monster! By Ed Emberley • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
Alphabet Match-Me Game • Kaplan Early Learning Company $12.71 1 $12.71
Alphabet Mats • Kaplan Early Learning Company $12.71 1 $12.71
20 x 30 Art Tissue Paper (100 sheets) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $11.01 1 $11.01
Sorting Bowls (Set of 6) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $6.76 1 $6.76

Materials cost

$665.13

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$705.11

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$124.43

Total project goal

$829.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$829.54

20 Donors

-$476.54

Donations toward project cost

-$417.81

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$58.73

match offer

-$338.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$287.30

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$50.70

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$15.00

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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21 donors21 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 9 students.

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