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Ms. Taylor from Westfield MA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Should Be Fun and Hands On!

Help me give my students books and materials that will provide them with hands on experiences to learn key concepts and work on their social emotional skills!

  • $432 goal

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My Students

I teach in a substantially separate classroom for students with Autism in grades 2-4. My students struggle with academic and social skills. They spend the majority of their school day in my classroom with integration into their general education classroom for specials, lunch and recess, as well as some academics as deemed appropriate. These children all have a personality all their own!

My students LOVE and need hands on activities and manipulatives to best be able to learn in their environment.

They are always working on socializing with others and working as part of a team. This is an area of great difficulty for my students. They also require consistent schedules and repetition.

My Project

These materials will provide my students with tactile and hands on activities to improve their learning. Many of these materials can be used in remote learning, especially the books, which I can use to record read alouds for my students.

My students learn best by being able to manipulate their environments and these materials will help them do just that!

Most of my students are visual/tactile learners. They struggle to complete tasks independently. By receiving these materials, I can provide my students with the feedback they need (through touch and sight) as well as provide them an opportunity to practice their skills independently. Building independence in my students is one of our key goals.

Ms. Taylor
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 9 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
GR501 SocialEmotional Paperback Library KGr 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $76.50 1 $76.50
EE610 My Feelings Journal Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $38.99 1 $38.99
PP723 RealWorking Cash Register • Lakeshore Learning Materials $36.99 1 $36.99
EE621 SocialEmotional Photo Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
TT293 Its a Snap Simple Addition Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
TT295 Its a Snap Patterning Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
EE928 What Goes Together Activity Box • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
EE259 Tactile Letters Lowercase • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
EE258 Tactile Letters Uppercase • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
HH396 Tactile Numbers MatchUps • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
TR823 Time Money Activity Mats • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99

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