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Ms. W. from Manchester NH is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Making Our Resource Room More Resourceful

My students need intervention tools like Mini Magic Boards, Calming Colors and headphones to build early literacy and math skills.

  • $763 goal

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My Students

For my students everyday is a challenge. I teach students with a wide range of disabilities giving them challenges in learning every day. Their disability isn’t the only obstacle they face daily. My school is a Title I school with the majority of students on free or reduced lunch. Their environments are a constant challenge and school should not contribute to that. I will do everything I can to alleviate some challenges and make life just a little more welcoming for these students. I want to give them a sense of hope, success, and future.

My Project

These early literacy and math tools and sets will give our students the opportunity for a hands on approach to teaching students with disabilities. We use differentiated methods of teaching and teach to the individual student based on their needs. With these hands on manipulatives we will be able to practice and learn new skills in math and reading. The skills I hope to acquire are early literacy skills in decoding, phonological awareness, and comprehension. With the letter formation sand trays or mini magic boards students will use a muntisensory approach to feel their word or letter practice. This multisesory approach is vital with many students with disabilities. The math tools with help with number sense and addition and subtraction strategies. The Simple Addition and Subtraction puzzles will make students visualize math problems and make hands on connections. We also need differentiated seating for floor options and headphones for technology.

Ms. W.
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Letter Formation Sand Tray • Kaplan Early Learning Company $21.21 4 $84.84
PP715X - Mini Magic Boards - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
PP791 - Boost Comprehension! Small-Group Teaching Center - Gr. 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
HH706 - Flip & Read Sight-Word Sentences • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
DD380X - Calming Colors™ Soft Seats - Set of 5 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $47.99 1 $47.99
DD210 - Multipurpose Headphones with Volume Control - Each • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 4 $39.96
Eco-Friendly Letter Match Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $32.26 1 $32.26
Number Puzzle Board & Pegs • Kaplan Early Learning Company $30.56 1 $30.56
EE659 - Teaching Place Value Activity Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
Sight Words String Ups • Kaplan Early Learning Company $29.71 1 $29.71
AlphaMagnets Lowercase Class Set (126 pieces) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $23.76 1 $23.76
AlphaMagnets Uppercase Class Set (126 pieces) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $23.76 1 $23.76
Unifix(r) CVC Cubes • Kaplan Early Learning Company $16.96 1 $16.96
Friendly Farm(r) Animal Counters (Set of 72) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $16.96 1 $16.96
tri-FACTatm Addition & Subtraction Game • Kaplan Early Learning Company $16.96 1 $16.96
Wooden Alpha Stamps • Kaplan Early Learning Company $16.96 1 $16.96
Magnetic Ten Frames (Set of 4) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $14.41 1 $14.41
Simple Addition and Subtraction Puzzles • Kaplan Early Learning Company $11.86 1 $11.86
Ladybug Letters • Kaplan Early Learning Company $8.46 1 $8.46
CVC Word Building Cards • Kaplan Early Learning Company $6.76 1 $6.76
Hands-On Math Base Blocks (111 Pieces) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $6.76 1 $6.76

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