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Ms. Baldwin from Bloomington IN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Books for Positive Behavior!

My students need picture books to have my students learn behavior basics! Each book teaches students new social, emotional, and behavioral skills. These books will help create weekly lessons to build a strong classroom environment.

  • $414 goal

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My Students

Everyday I get the pleasure of teaching nine amazing students, who learn in extremely different ways both behaviorally, academically and socially. My classroom is full of different learners and each one has different needs. We, and yes, I mean we are learning as we go and as I teach my first year in a community based life skills position.

One thing I have realized that my students are in need of are learning materials that will provide them success every day both academically and behaviorally.

Giving my students the materials they need to succeed, will not only help them become better students at school, but will help then learn behavioral coping skills, sensory strategies and life skills for their future. They continue to have unique needs but that does not make them any different than me or you. I make it my job to find out their needs and support them in order to have them reach their highest potentials.

My Project

My students work hard to learn many skills that do not come naturally to them through out the year on both academics and behavioral skills. This means that it is my job to create meaningful lessons that will teach them behavior skills they need in order to be successful in the classroom and in society.

In order to create meaningful lessons, I need classic picture books to help support my teaching of basic behavioral skills.

Each book on my list, are books that will support social skills, emotional skills, and behavior skills. With these books it is my hope that I can create meaningful lessons to build the skills they need to become successful students and citizens.

Ms. Baldwin
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 10 students.

5 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pigsty - Audio Library Edition • Amazon Business $18.95 1 $18.95
Waiting • Amazon Business $14.55 1 $14.55
Back-to-School Rules • Amazon Business $14.51 1 $14.51
Lacey Walker, Nonstop Talker (Little Boost) • Amazon Business $13.79 1 $13.79
If You Give a Mouse an iPhone: A Cautionary Tail • Amazon Business $13.55 1 $13.55
Too Much Glue • Amazon Business $13.54 1 $13.54
The Conversation Train: A Visual Approach to Conversation for Children on the Autism Spectrum • Amazon Business $11.52 1 $11.52
The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes • Amazon Business $10.78 1 $10.78
I Can't Believe You Said That!: My Story about Using My Social Filter...or Not! (Best Me I Can Be!) • Amazon Business $10.40 1 $10.40
The Recess Queen • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Ricky Sticky Fingers • Amazon Business $9.85 1 $9.85
My Day Is Ruined!: A Story Teaching Flexible Thinking (Executive Function) • Amazon Business $9.30 1 $9.30
Can I Play Too? (An Elephant and Piggie Book) • Amazon Business $9.29 1 $9.29
What If Everybody Did That? • Amazon Business $9.25 1 $9.25
No Means No!: Teaching children about personal boundaries, respect and consent; empowering kids by respecting their choices and their right to say, 'No!' • Amazon Business $9.25 1 $9.25
Personal Space Camp • Amazon Business $9.24 1 $9.24
But It's Not My Fault! (Responsible Me!) • Amazon Business $8.76 1 $8.76
Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns about Sportsmanship:Winning Isn't Everything • Amazon Business $8.66 1 $8.66
The Best Book to Read • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Lying Up a Storm • Amazon Business $7.96 1 $7.96
I'm Not Scared... I'm Prepared! • Amazon Business $7.96 1 $7.96
Manners in Public (Way To Be!: Manners) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
The Monster Who Lost His Mean • Amazon Business $7.62 1 $7.62
The Juice Box Bully: Empowering Kids to Stand Up for Others • Amazon Business $7.59 1 $7.59
I Just Want to Do It My Way! My Story about Staying on Task and Asking for Help • Amazon Business $7.52 1 $7.52
Teamwork Isn't My Thing, and I Don't Like to Share! (Best Me I Can Be!) • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
Miss Nelson Is Missing! • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
The Worst Day of My Life Ever! (Best Me I Can Be) • Amazon Business $7.10 1 $7.10
When Sophie Gets Angry-Really, Really Angry… (Scholastic Bookshelf) • Amazon Business $6.72 1 $6.72
Should I Share My Ice Cream? (An Elephant and Piggie Book) • Amazon Business $6.69 1 $6.69
Gregory, the Terrible Eater • Amazon Business $6.64 1 $6.64
Franklin's School Play • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
Miss Mingo and the Fire Drill • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
Just a Mess (Little Critter) (Look-Look) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

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