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Ms. Jess from Elizabeth PA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Speech and SPED Superstars!

Help me give my students resources to work on cognitive and speech goals, and create a well-organized, welcoming environment!

  • $388 goal

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My Students

Hi! I teach preschool special education in Allegheny County, right outside of Pittsburgh, PA. I’m a different teacher than you might be used to, as I travel around three school districts and push-in to preschools, daycares, and homes of students aged 3-5 that have IEPs. I have up to 40 students in three low-income school districts and I try to provide them with the most comprehensive services possible in their natural setting! My students have varying degrees of developmental delays and other disabilities, but are smart, curious, and so loving!

My Project

My speech therapist and I are not only providing special education services during this time, but fervently planning for the moment our students return after this quarantine.

The games are to work on cognitive and language skills to help prepare our students for success in Kindergarten and beyond.

The superhero capes, dragon toy set, and Mr. Potato Head will allow us to practice pretend play skills as well as social interactions. The boogie boards will allow us to create words, pictures, and activities on the go to make sure our students are being best served.

We plan to use the storage options to create a more clear, organized environment to make learning opportunities more accessible and streamlined. We are so excited to move forward past this horrible pandemic and create lasting learning memories!

Ms. Jess
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
IRIS USA CNL-5 Storage Box, 5 Quart, Clear, 20 Pack • Amazon Business $22.99 2 $45.98
Oceanstar 2-Tier Metal Rolling File Cart, Black • Amazon Business $30.31 1 $30.31
Swingline Paper Trimmer, Guillotine Paper Cutter, 12" Cut Length, 10 Sheet Capacity, ClassicCut Lite (9312) • Amazon Business $26.84 1 $26.84
Boogie Board Scribble and Play Color LCD Writing Tablet + Stylus Smart Paper for Drawing eWriter Ages 4+ • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
72 Pack of Christmas Holiday Goody Bags; 12 Assorted Christmas Designs Goodie Bags for Classrooms, Party Favors, Small Gift Bags, Kraft Holiday Gift Bags and Christmas Craft Bags by Joiedomi • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
Boogie Board Jot 8.5 LCD Writing Tablet | Smart Paper for Drawing & Note Taking | Includes Gray eWriter & Stylus Pen • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Aimike Superhero Capes, Party Dress Up Cape, Reversible Dual Color for Kids - Pack of 8 • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Bankers Box Decorative Eight Compartment Literature Sorter, Letter, Black/Gray Pinstripe (6170301) • Amazon Business $18.94 1 $18.94
Playskool Mr. Potato Head Tater Tub Set Parts and Pieces Container Toddler Toy for Kids • Amazon Business $16.20 1 $16.20
Pop Up Pirate • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Dragons Love Tacos Book and Toy Set • Amazon Business $13.39 1 $13.39
CFS Products Premium Coil Cutting and Crimping Pliers -Heavy Duty Compatible with CFS, GBC, Fellows, and Trubind Coil and More • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Educational Insights Pancake Pile-Up!, Sequence Relay Game for Preschoolers, Ages 4+ • Amazon Business $11.28 1 $11.28
JINSHUNFA Wall Hooks 13lb(Max) Transparent Reusable Seamless Hooks,Waterproof and Oilproof,Bathroom Kitchen Heavy Duty Self Adhesive Hooks,8 Pack • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98
ValeforToy 72 Piece Mini Dinosaur Toy Party Set • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
Decorate a Pumpkin With 34 Stickers (Dover Little Activity Books Stickers) • Amazon Business $1.99 1 $1.99

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