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Ms. Manuel from San Pablo CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Speech Therapy Saves the Day (with your help!)

Help me give my students The Mystery Box, a Writing Super Sentences Instant Learning Center, and other materials to help improve their communication skills! Thank you!

  • $439 goal

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My Students

I am a new speech-language pathologist (SLP) working for a school district in Richmond, CA. I wanted to be an SLP because I wanted to help children who have difficulties communicating. Communication is one of the most basic things that we, as human beings, need in order to connect with each other and with the world. I currently serve students in a Title 1 school where funds are limited - meaning most of the time, I would have to shell out my own money to buy and/or make materials.

Majority of the students that I serve come from bilingual homes who are curious, interactive, and enthusiastic about their education.

I have a number of students who are still struggling to write, understanding vocabulary, and a few students who exhibit stuttering. My students will greatly benefit from your donations as the materials that I will be able to purchase would help increase their ability to participate not just in speech therapy, but also in their class.

Thank you in advance for your donations!

My Project

The materials I am hoping to receive will help my students become more engaged in lessons while improving their communication skills, which hopefully generalizes into their respective classrooms. Most of the students I work with are already disadvantaged, and being in a Title 1 school adds even more to the disadvantage.

The items I need (Writing Super Sentences, Sequence and Write Story Tiles, Mystery Box, Building Fluency Decks, Tricky Words and Phrases Teaching Card and Touch and Match Guessing Game) will tremendously help the population I serve.

These materials will help my students increase their learning experience beyond the speech room. I hope it will leave a lasting impression that will help generalize into the classroom and into their homes. Whatever help and donations we get will surely come a loooong way! Thank you in advance for your generosity!

Ms. Manuel
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LL597 - Writing Super Sentences Instant Learning Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 2 $59.98
EE501 - Building Fluency Card Bank - Gr. 1-3 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
LL405X - Tricky Words & Phrases Teaching Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
EE503 - Building Fluency Card Bank - Gr. 4-6 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
RJ27 - The Mystery Box • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
PP214 - Touch & Match Guessing Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
FF236 - Sequence & Write Story Tiles • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99

Materials cost

$309.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$28.36

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$372.93

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$65.81

Total project goal

$438.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$438.74

4 Donors

-$373.74

Donations toward project cost

-$317.68

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.06

Matching donations from our partners

-$65.00

Match offers toward project cost

-$55.25

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.75

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$0.00

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