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Ms. Wilkins from Denver CO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Literacy to Build Social Thinkers!

My students need books to help increase their literacy skills and social skills all at the same time!

  • $226 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"I Get It!"- that wonderful sentence that every teacher loves to hear. These books will help build my students' literacy skills in terms of comprehension and fluency while also helping with their social thinking!

I work with amazing 3rd-5th grade students with Autism.

We are a new program that just started this year. We are working hard toward our goals, but need some supplies to make it more meaningful. Our school is amazingly inclusive, and these books would help to provide resources for all of the students in the school, while also providing my students with an extra push.

My Project

Social awareness is a struggle for students on the Autism Spectrum. This doesn't just effect their friend-making (while hugely important), it also effects their reading comprehension. My students are often unable to predict, imagine, or empathize. These books will help build social thinking knowledge while also working on reading comprehension.

My students will be able to make growth in multiple areas of struggle just by having access to these books.

Our program is new and these books will provide help to many students now and in the future.

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Ms. Wilkins
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 14 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
My Mouth Is a Volcano! A014 • AKJ Books $8.96 1 $8.96
Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns to Listen • AKJ Books $10.95 1 $10.95
The Worst Day of My Life Ever! • AKJ Books $9.86 1 $9.86
I Just Dont Like the Sound of No! • AKJ Books $9.86 1 $9.86
No, David!Spanish Version • AKJ Books $7.29 1 $7.29
Beatrice Doesn''t Want to Laura Numeroff, Lynn Munsinger (Ill • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
How to Be a Friend: A Guide to Making Friends and Keeping Them • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Hunter''s Best Friend At School • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
How to Take the Grrrr out of Anger Elizabeth Verdick, Marjor • AKJ Books $6.53 1 $6.53
The Chocolate-Covered-Cookie Tantrum • AKJ Books $5.07 1 $5.07
Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day • AKJ Books $5.83 1 $5.83
The Napping House • AKJ Books $5.07 1 $5.07
Tico and the Golden Wings Leo Lionni, Leo Lionni (Illustrato • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Go Away, Big Green Monster! Edward R Emberley, Emberley, Edw • AKJ Books $8.75 1 $8.75
Recess Queen Alexis O''Neill, Alexis O''Neil, Laura Huliska-Be • AKJ Books $12.40 1 $12.40
The Odd Egg Emily Gravett,-when gone..... • AKJ Books $11.67 1 $11.67
Little Miss Chatterbox • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Just Me and My Mom • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Your Very Own Robot (Choose Your Own Adventure Series) R. A. • AKJ Books $5.83 1 $5.83
Glad Monster, Sad Monster: A Book About Feelings Anne Mirand • AKJ Books $8.02 1 $8.02
The Pout-Pout Fish • AKJ Books $7.29 1 $7.29

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