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Ms. McMichael from Fredericksburg VA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Social Skills Materials

My students need interactive games to foster development in social skills and play and leisure skills, both areas frequently impacted by autism spectrum disorders.

  • $451 goal

This project expired on August 5, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not." -Dr. Seuss

I teach a class of 9 fabulous K-5 students impacted by autism.

Despite facing challenges my kids are generous, smart, and funny boys and girls. They love weather, animals, and reading. Their autism impacts their language, behavior, and social skills.

My Project

Through the materials requested students will engage in structured social activities to build requesting, attending, and language skills. Along with pivotal response and natural environment teaching, these structured social interactions will allow them to build the basic skills required when interacting with their typically developing peers. These skills will be used in the school, home, and community settings to ensure our students are successful in their interactions and friendship building.

Peer models are eager to engage with our students and through these supports can have structured ways to interact and our students will have mastered the prerequisite skills for these interactions.

Ms. McMichael
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 9 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF560 - Complete Beanbag Learning Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $159.00 1 $159.00
FG280X - Classic Games for Beginners • Lakeshore Learning Materials $55.00 1 $55.00
GG694 - Wild Animals Puzzle Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
Qwirkle Board Game • Amazon $19.99 1 $19.99
Spot It • Amazon $11.69 1 $11.69
TR798 - Don’t Let the Bugs Fall! Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
Uno Card Game • Amazon $5.79 1 $5.79
Spot It! Alphabet • Amazon $10.68 1 $10.68
Trouble Board Game • Amazon $9.99 1 $9.99
Spot It Junior Animals • Amazon $9.28 1 $9.28
Spot It! Numbers and Shapes • Amazon $9.28 1 $9.28

Materials cost

$347.68

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.22

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$382.90

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.57

Total project goal

$450.47

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$450.47

6 Donors

-$325.47

Donations toward project cost

-$276.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$48.82

match offer

-$125.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$106.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.75

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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