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Mrs. Mountain
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 5 donors
  • $0 still needed

Help Improve an Autism Strand Classroom!

My students need ten books, including Owl Moon, Tuesday, and One Fine Day, educational and interactive games, such as Connect Four, Twister and Guess Who Game and craft supplies, markers, sequins and construction paper.

My Students

I am a Special Education teacher in an autism strand classroom, and I am working to set up an educational and fun environment for my students.

I have six amazing third and fourth graders who are diagnosed with autism.

This year in my classroom, they are learning functional academic skills and how to become active members in their community. They love to learn about animals, sing songs, do art projects, and play on the playground together.

My Project

My students need ten books, including Owl Moon, Tuesday, and One Fine Day, educational and interactive games, such as Connect Four, Twister and Guess Who Game and craft supplies, markers, sequins and construction paper. This is my first year in this classroom, and I would love to add more materials that my students can benefit from and enjoy. They love to read (or listen to) the books that we have, so I would like to introduce them to some new stories. They also love to play games together, which helps build important skills like turn-taking and sharing. They specifically asked me for Twister! Finally, they love doing arts and crafts on Fridays to celebrate the end of a successful week so I'd like to have more materials to plan new projects.

Your donations will help me build a more engaging and educational classroom for my students.

They come in every day ready to learn and grow, and I would love the chance to give them new books, games, and crafts to explore, all of which will enhance their learning and their socialization!

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola Washable Paints - Assorted, 16 oz Bottles, Set of 12 colors • Blick Art Materials $37.64 1 $37.64
LA56 - Collage Frames - Set of 15 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
Connect 4 Game • AKJ Books $17.99 1 $17.99
Twister Game • AKJ Books $17.09 1 $17.09
AA702 - Roll-On Confetti Glue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
Guess Who Game • AKJ Books $16.19 1 $16.19
Science Grades K-2 • AKJ Books $14.59 1 $14.59
Crayola Washable Watercolor Pan Set - Oval, Set of 8 colors • Blick Art Materials $2.14 6 $12.84
Do-a-Dot Art Markers - Rainbow, Set of 6 • Blick Art Materials $12.74 1 $12.74
KW5851 - Art Tissue Paper - 100 Sheets • Lakeshore Learning Materials $11.99 1 $11.99
A Sick Day for Amos Mcgee • AKJ Books $11.69 1 $11.69
This Is Not My Hat • AKJ Books $11.67 1 $11.67
The Ancient Art of Origami Kit • Blick Art Materials $11.56 1 $11.56
Owl Moon • AKJ Books $11.04 1 $11.04
Kwik-Cover Tablecloth - 24" x 96" • Blick Art Materials $4.72 2 $9.44
TA5316 - Fingerpaint Paper • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 1 $7.99
Creativity Street Colossal Stems - 5/8" x 19-1/2", Assorted Colors, Pkg of 50 • Blick Art Materials $6.89 1 $6.89
Creativity Street Sequin Mix - Assorted Colors and Shapes, Bag, 4 oz • Blick Art Materials $5.55 1 $5.55
Little House • AKJ Books $5.19 1 $5.19
Tuesday • AKJ Books $5.19 1 $5.19
One Fine Day • AKJ Books $5.19 1 $5.19
May I bring a Friend • AKJ Books $5.19 1 $5.19
Frederick • AKJ Books $4.54 1 $4.54
White Snow, Bright Snow • AKJ Books $4.54 1 $4.54
Blick Economy Construction Paper - 9" x 12", Assorted, 50 Sheets • Blick Art Materials $1.16 3 $3.48
Crayola Classic Washable Marker Set - Tropical Colors, Broad Tip, Set of 8 • Blick Art Materials $3.35 1 $3.35
Crayola Classic Washable Marker Set - Bright Colors, Broad Tip, Set of 8 • Blick Art Materials $3.23 1 $3.23
Standard Shipping • Blick Art Materials $0.00 1 $0.00

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