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Ms. Tarrasch from Bronx NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Engaging the Autistic Child with Engaging Activities

The cost of Lake Shore Learning Math Games and Activities as well as Reading and Early Language Concept Kits is $330, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $330 goal

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My students with Autism often have limited verbal skills and a difficult time communicating with others. Therefore, it becomes challenging to even assess at what level my students are functioning, particularly because I have few hands-on and engaging materials. During the next few months, I will be assessing my students, whose ages range from 8 to 11, and I am requesting colorful and tactile manipulation materials that will help me measure whether or not my students are able to understand and comprehend emerging literacy and math skills. For these assessments, which will also serve as learning tools throughout the year, I believe my students would benefit from: a category sorting box, sort and match reading games, pattern sets, early language concept activities (i.e. object matching and comparing sizes), learning to count activities and early math activity charts. These activities would be used by all of the students in the room throughout the year. I have seven students, and I work in a Special Education school in the Bronx. My students typically enjoy fun and interactive activities while both their parents and myself like when they are also learning!

Ms. Tarrasch
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 7 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG730X - Early Language Concept Kits - Complete S • Lakeshore Learning $95.00 1 $95.00
RR510X - Early Math Activity Charts - Complete Se • Lakeshore Learning $49.95 1 $49.95
LA830 - Make-A-Pattern Puzzle Set • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
TT277 - Sort & Match Reading Games • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
TT925 - Learn to Count Math Rhymes • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95

Materials cost

$224.80

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$270.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.40

Total project goal

$330.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$330.00

1 Donor

-$311.19

Donations toward project cost

-$271.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.19

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$19.30

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$0.00

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