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Dr. Boccia from Las Vegas NV is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Military Families And Fun: Special Education Life Skills

My students need machine-washable alphabet puppet set in order to learn academic and social skills.

  • $292 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are amazing, upbeat and bright and are excited to learn! The Foundational Life Skills (FLS) program consists of students from Kindergarten through 5th grade who have various special needs including non-verbal, medically fragile and wheelchair bound. My students love attending school and are thrilled to learn every day!

My school is part of a Title I public elementary school and is located in an ethnically diverse, lower income neighborhood.

My school district serves a variety of community members including those who serve in military.

In collaboration with our exceptional parents, administration, teachers, physical therapist, nurses and support staff, great learning progress is being made daily. With your support, and generosity, my students will be able to have the necessary tools they needed for a successful in social skills and academic skills with this alphabet puppet set.

My Project

We are excited to learn! My amazing students always want to have new and creative activities in order to gain academic and social skills.

My student love to learn through creative and innovative projects!

They would LOVE the opportunity to have these puppets!

The cuddly soft alphabet puppets feature whimsical characters all my students will love! From the adorable alligator for A to a zany zebra for Z! Each big puppet has an uppercase and lowercase letter sewn on the front, so children learn to associate each character with a letter. The 26 machine-washable plush puppets have working mouths and arms, and come with an activity guide.

I could only imagine the happiness on my student’s faces to be able to create shows and gain social skills with these puppets. I know with these puppets my students will be even more excited to come to school to learn!

Dr. Boccia
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC1273 - Machine-Washable Alphabet Puppet Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $199.00 1 $199.00

Materials cost

$199.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$15.62

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$247.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.69

Total project goal

$291.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$291.29

1 Donor

-$10.00

Donations toward project cost

-$10.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$279.52

Match offer toward project cost

-$237.59

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.93

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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