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Mrs. Trueblood from Virginia Beach VA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

The Angel Books

Help me give my students books such as Laundry Day, Hug Machine, and Llamaphones to improve their speech and language, communication, vocabulary, reading, and writing skills.

  • $290 goal

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My Students

"One of the hardest things in life is having words in your heart that you can't utter." James Earl Jones

I have the pleasure of working with amazing students that are learning to communicate and understand the world around them.

I provide speech and language services to students in the general education setting as well as the special education setting. Unfortunately, the special education budget has been cut in half. My students have speech and language impairments. Some also have severe disabilities, intellectual disabilities, developmental delays, learning disabilities, other health impairments, emotional disturbances, Down Syndrome, and autism. 51% of our students receive free to reduced price lunch due to the high poverty level of my school. Their exposure to language at home may be limited. My speech and language students come to school eager to learn and communicate with everyone!

My Project

My students need books and stories such as Laundry Day, Hug Machine, The Word Collector, and Llamaphones to provide examples of vocabulary and language skills to communicate with peers and adults.

My students will be able to learn letters, letter sounds, and vocabulary to function in the community with their communication, reading, and writing.

In addition, children's books can be adapted to show sight words, vocabulary, or drill words for students to individualize their learning.

The children's books will allow the students to engage the students in a magical learning place. Literature makes drill practice and learning fun and exciting.

Mrs. Trueblood
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
DD759 - Magnetic Category Sorting Rods • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
Stuck • AKJ Education $16.19 1 $16.19
The Word Collector • AKJ Education $14.36 1 $14.36
Hug Machine • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Laundry Day • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
The Big Umbrella • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
And Then It's Spring • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
It Came in the Mail • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Wolf in the Snow • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Back to Front and Upside Down! • AKJ Education $11.68 1 $11.68
Bunny Slopes • AKJ Education $11.67 1 $11.67
Plant the Tiny Seed • AKJ Education $11.67 1 $11.67
Llamaphones • AKJ Education $11.67 1 $11.67
Boo Who? A Spooky Lift-the-Flap Book • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Pete the Cat: the Great Leprechaun Chase • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Sleepyheads • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
That's What Leprechauns Do • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83

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