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Mrs. Trueblood from Virginia Beach VA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

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My students need books such as All My Stripes, Crocodile Beat, and Smiley Shark to improve their speech and language, communication, vocabulary, reading, and writing skills.

  • $614 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 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 "Where is Bear", "Apple Trouble", and "Snowman's Story" 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, the 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 into 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
Very First Book of Things to Spot: Out and About • Amazon Business $49.00 1 $49.00
A Tale of Two Beasts • Amazon Business $49.00 1 $49.00
Wombat Stew • Amazon Business $44.95 1 $44.95
Don't Wake the Bear! • Amazon Business $25.99 1 $25.99
Smiley Shark (Ocean Adventures) • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Crocodile Beat • Amazon Business $22.38 1 $22.38
The Runaway Hug • Amazon Business $15.47 1 $15.47
When The Leaf Blew In • Amazon Business $15.35 1 $15.35
Ollie and the Wind • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Terrible Tim! • Amazon Business $14.43 1 $14.43
Busy Little Squirrel • Amazon Business $14.10 1 $14.10
Leaf Trouble • Amazon Business $13.78 1 $13.78
Duck in the Truck • Amazon Business $13.23 1 $13.23
Apple Trouble! • Amazon Business $12.49 1 $12.49
Mrs Mole, I'm Home! • Amazon Business $12.32 1 $12.32
All My Stripes: A Story for Children with Autism • Amazon Business $12.16 1 $12.16
too Loud Lily • Amazon Business $11.95 1 $11.95
Where is Bear? • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
Mooseltoe • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Wally Raccoon's Farmyard Olympics Winter Olympics (Children's Book,Funny Bedtime Story collection Rhyming books for children baby books kids books) (Volume 4) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Wally Raccoons Farmyard Olympics Aquatics Day (Volume 3) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Wally Raccoon's Farm yard Olympics • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Wally Raccoon's Farmyard Olympics Athletics Day • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Banjo and Ruby Red (Little Hare Classics) • Amazon Business $9.14 1 $9.14
The Fox and the Falling Leaves • Amazon Business $9.00 1 $9.00
Sharing a Shell • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
To Market, To Market • Amazon Business $7.97 1 $7.97
Snowman's Story • Amazon Business $6.70 1 $6.70
Edward the Emu • Amazon Business $6.50 1 $6.50
The Gingerbread Man • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Chrysanthemum • Amazon Business $3.56 1 $3.56

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