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Ms. Raygo from Pittsville WI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Developing Social-Emotional Skills Through Biblio-Therapy Part 6

Help me give my students books like Even Superheroes Make Mistakes, The Memory Box: A Book About Grief, The Good Egg, ABC Worry Free, and Rumor Has It.

  • $158 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

As a school counselor, I have the privilege of working with students to assist with their academic and social/emotional needs. I have the unique opportunity to work with all of the students and to be able to focus not only their school work but also help with challenges the students face with their home situation.

We are a Title I school with 37.4% of our students identified as economically disadvantaged.

I see all students in grades K-7 for classroom guidance lessons and additionally many of them for small group or individual counseling services. I also assist students in obtaining their basic needs and connecting families to community resources.

My Project

I am requesting social-emotional books that I can use in several ways to benefit my students. These books will be used during classroom guidance lessons, small groups, and individual counseling to reinforce skills or work through challenging topics. Books are a helpful tool to assist my students while working through challenges or life changes. They are also important while learning new social-emotional skills. Books allow children to relate to certain aspects of their life that may be difficult to discuss otherwise. Books help my students by normalizing behaviors and feelings and offering hope in difficult situations.

I believe that this project will help my students because it will allow them to read and listen to books that are specific to the lessons we are learning about social-emotional skills.

The books will allow students to be engaged in the topic and come up with solutions to the challenges presented to them in a safe manner, as they relate to the characters and not to themselves. These books will also help my special education students learn skills during our social skills small group instruction.

Ms. Raygo
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Good Egg • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
Even Superheroes Make Mistakes • Amazon Business $14.38 1 $14.38
The Memory Box: A Book About Grief • Amazon Business $14.01 1 $14.01
Rumor Has It (Building Relationships) • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
The Monsters Inside • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
I'm Sad (The I'm Books) • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Study Skilled...NOT!!! • Amazon Business $9.93 1 $9.93
ABC Worry Free • Amazon Business $8.74 1 $8.74
I'll Always Love You • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

Materials cost

$102.16

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$133.69

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.59

Total project goal

$157.28

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$157.28

9 Donors

-$90.45

Donations toward project cost

-$89.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.05

match offer

-$52.15

Match offer toward project cost

-$44.33

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.82

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$14.73

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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