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Mrs. Minter from Kansas City MO is requesting professional development through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Professional development

I've Got This!!

I need resources staff can use to teach social skills.

  • $611 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is a primary-age building of 250 kindergarten and first grade students. Many of our students enter school with underdeveloped important "school" skills to be a successful student. They need to learn how to be socially responsible, develop good study habits, appropriately deal with overwhelming feelings, or utilize self-regulating skills. These are life skills that enable all students to not only excel academically but also in life.

We want to turn those "I can't do school" into "I've got this!"

My Project

Many primary-age students enter school with underdeveloped important "school" skills to be a successful student. It is critical at this early stage of schooling that students learn life skills such as responsibility, respect and being safe to learn and thrive in a school environment.

These funds will be used to purchase resources to teach social skills, good study habits and important interpersonal and self-regulating skills.

Skill Streaming resources, which are research-based, will be used by classroom teachers as well as counselors to work with small groups or to provide one-on-one intensive support. All teachers will have these materials readily available for easy, just-in-time use as needed.

Empowering our young friends with these skills in their early years of school will help them know – they’ve got this!

Mrs. Minter
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Skillstreaming in the Elementary School Lesson Plans and Activities • AKJ Education $64.95 4 $259.80
Skillstreaming the Elementary School Child A Guide for Teaching Prosocial Skills • AKJ Education $44.95 4 $179.80
Skillstreaming the Elementary School Child Skill Cards • AKJ Education $28.95 1 $28.95
Skillstreaming the Elementary School Child Student Manual • AKJ Education $12.95 1 $12.95

Materials cost

$481.50

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.22

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$518.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$91.54

Total project goal

$610.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$610.26

1 Donor

-$518.72

Donations toward project cost

-$518.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$91.54

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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