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Mrs. Spencer from El Paso TX is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

School-Wide Disability Awareness Project

My students need markers, pebbles, and a book, to participate in a school-wide disabilities awareness project.

  • $758 goal

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My Students

This is a school-wide project. Our school has about 500 students. Students range from early childhood (age 3) to 5th grade. 86% of our students are Hispanic, many of them are English Language Learners. About 94% of our students come from low economic status families. However, because of the overall population of our school district 100% of students qualify for free breakfast and lunch. In addition 13% of students receive special education services. This number includes 2 PPCD (preschool program for children with disabilities) classrooms that provide services for all preschool students within the district who qualify for special education support.

My Project

Students will participate in a school-wide disability awareness project based on the book Only One You by Linda Kranz. Each classroom will read the book. Then, each student will have the chance to decorate their own rock that will then be placed in a new rock garden in the front of the school.

Approximately 13% of students at my school qualify for special education services.

Students at this school have a variety of disabilities. Because this is an inclusive school community, Autism Awareness Month in April is celebrated on an annual basis. This project will be focal point of this year's celebration.

Mrs. Spencer
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sharpie Permanent Markers Ultimate Collection, Assorted Tips and Colors, 115 Count • Amazon Business $84.99 4 $339.96
Margo 30lb. Large Caribbean Beach Pebble 3 in. to 5 in. … • Amazon Business $9.98 20 $199.60
Only One You/Nadie Como Tú (English and Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $10.88 6 $65.28

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