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Ms. M. from Denver CO is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Read and Write the ABCs

My students need ABC cards and dry erase boards to practice working on their reading and writing skills.

  • $268 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is a Title I school in southwest Denver with over 90% living in poverty. My students are special in so many ways! They all work hard to learn and grow even though they have learning, cognitive, speech, behavioral and physical disabilities. The majority of my students come from Spanish-speaking homes and are bilingual themselves. Others don't speak with words but sign or use communication devices. Some of them are reading and writing and others keep trying to learn their letters. Most of them are able to walk, while one of them needs a wheelchair to get around. All of them love to learn and interact with others in the community.

My Project

My students with special needs require many modalities in order to learn new concepts. Visuals and tactile learning tools are great to have in every classroom. It is especially important to have in classrooms for students who struggle with learning.

Having fun ABC cards and dry erase boards will help my students with special needs become more engaged in learning to read and write.

For some of my students, it takes years to learn their ABCs. These great ABC cards with visuals of animals and foods will make learning the foundation of reading a little easier and much more fun.

As students read the ABC cards, they can practice writing the letters on the dry erase boards. Each student in a small group will have a set of ABC cards and a dry erase board of their own. This will also increase a level of independence.

These learning tools will make a huge difference in my classroom!

Ms. M.
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 14 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flipside Products 50001 Magnetic Dry Erase Desktop Easel Set, Includes Pen, 2 Magnets, White • Amazon Business $34.99 4 $139.96
The World of Eric Carle(TM) Eric Carle Animal Flash Cards • AKJ Education $13.46 1 $13.46
Creature ABC Flash Cards • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
ABC Farmers' Market Flash Cards • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
Sophie la girafe: ABC Flashcards • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29

Materials cost

$182.59

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.69

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.74

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$227.02

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.06

Total project goal

$267.08

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$267.08

4 Donors

-$133.10

Donations toward project cost

-$113.89

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.21

match offer

-$133.09

Match offer toward project cost

-$113.13

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.96

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.89

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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