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Mrs. Parker from Lakeland FL is requesting instructional technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Listening Center 4 Learning Gaps

Help me give my students a listening center (CD player and 4 sets of headphones) and workbooks for closing the gap!

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My Students

I teach a special education resource classroom in a Title 1 Turnaround school. My students have a wide range of abilities and needs. Some disabilities include autism, congitive impairments, ADHD, dyslexia, and dysgraphia. All of my students are working significantly below grade level in both math and reading.

One thing we all have in common is a love learning!

My students learn through reading, center activities, technology including tablets and computers, and through collaboration with each other. Each center is tailored to meet their individual needs and fill learning gaps.

My Project

My students are 2- 4 years below grade level (5th grade students with 1st grade reading levels and 2nd grade math skills). In order to successfully fill their learning gaps, students need materials they can use independently.

The listening center will be used to provide students access to text they cannot read on their own.

These include grade level non-fiction texts in social studies and science they would not otherwise have read.

With the use of the workbooks, students will be building their skills to fill reading gaps. Explicit phonics skill lessons will be followed with independent practice tailored to students individual skill gaps.

Mrs. Parker
Grades 3-5

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Kids Headphones - noot products K11 Foldable Stereo Tangle-Free 3.5mm Jack Wired Cord On-Ear Headset for Children/Teens/Boys/Girls/Smartphones/School/Kindle/Airplane Travel/Plane/Tablet (Navy/Teal) • Amazon Business $11.04 4 $44.16
GPX, Inc. Portable Top-Loading CD Boombox with AM/FM Radio and 3.5mm Line In for MP3 Device - Black • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
20 Week-by-Week Word Family Packets: An Easy System for Teaching the Top 120 Word Families to Set the Stage for Reading Success (Teaching Resources) • Amazon Business $15.80 1 $15.80
Week-by-Week Phonics Packets: 30 Independent Practice Packets That Help Children Learn Key Phonics Skills and Set the Stage for Reading Success • Amazon Business $12.91 1 $12.91
Extra Practice for Struggling Readers: Phonics: Motivating Practice Packets That Help Intermediate Students Build Essential Decoding Skills to Succeed in Reading and Writing • Amazon Business $9.70 1 $9.70

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