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Ms. Sheehy from Philadelphia PA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Resources Needed For New Life Skills Class

My students need a life skills development series, social skills picture book, learning center management kit, laminator, and other supplies to enhance their learning.

  • $774 goal

This project expired on March 1, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"The three things we crave most in life-love, happiness, and peace of mind- are always attained by giving them to someone else." Please consider the gift of giving by donating to my Life Skills Support class!

My students are in the 6th-8th grade Life Skills Support class at a high need, public school in Philadelphia.

They have intellectual disabilities and complex needs which require a specialized curriculum targeted to meet their individual academic goals. My student deserve a quality education and access to resources that will enhance their learning.

My Project

The goal of my class is to provide students with the skills necessary to live a productive, independent life when they leave the comfort of the school walls. I carefully selected materials that will meet the needs of a variety of learners.The resources on my wish list will make learning meaningful and fun for my students. The life skills development series, social skills picture book, learning center management kit, laminator, and other relevant supplies will help my students meet their academic and personal needs.

Please consider supporting this project!

As a special education teacher in a high needs school, I devote my time to planning effective and engaging lessons that meet the needs of my students. With your help, my students will receive a life skills development series, social skills picture book, learning center management kit, laminator and a variety of other materials that will foster their growth and independence. Thank you so much for your commitment to education!

Ms. Sheehy
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 15 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
PLACEMAT SIGN N LEARN • ABC School Supply, Inc $12.34 1 $12.34
Life Skill Development Series - Looking Good • Nasco $78.95 1 $78.95
Stepping Out Curriculum • Nasco $139.95 1 $139.95
Safety In & Around the Home - Set 1 • Nasco $67.95 1 $67.95
The Social Skills Picture Book for High School and Beyond • Nasco $38.95 1 $38.95
KT2906 - Learning Center Management System • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
LL798 - Week-By-Week Calendar • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
TB113 - Self-Adhesive Hook & Loop Tape • Lakeshore Learning $4.99 1 $4.99
XC344 - 11 1/2" x 17 1/2" Pouches • Lakeshore Learning $44.95 1 $44.95
XC342 - 4 3/8" x 6 1/2" Pouches • Lakeshore Learning $7.95 1 $7.95
XC341 - Classroom Laminating Machine • Lakeshore Learning $129.00 1 $129.00

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