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Mrs. Hernandez from Dallas TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

2nd Grade Reading Ninjas

My students need books for our class library. I can’t keep up with my second graders! They are zooming through their reading levels, and I want to encourage their love for reading.

  • $376 goal

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My Students

My students are special because despite their home life they are resilient and strive to be better. My students demonstrate leadership and practice honesty. 80% of my students are on reduced lunch and do not have a snack regularly.

We are a charter school from the Dallas area that serves many low-income and at-risk students.

My students love to read and dance. They have so much personality and their dreams are incredible. I have future astronauts, marines, doctors, chefs, teachers, and artists. Every day we learn from our mistakes and see them as growth!

My Project

My project of requesting books for my class will make a significant difference in the lives of my students as the majority are from low-income homes and can’t always provide a literacy-rich environment. My hope is to provide that in my classroom. This project will provide books for students to take home and build fluency and an enjoyment of reading. It will also allow resources in the classroom for guided reading groups. I want my students to be in control of their future and education and being a strong reader will absolutely push them forward as they move on to upper-grade level education.

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

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 24 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cam Jansen (26 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $97.08 1 $97.08
Guided Reading Collection: Grade 2 Best Sellers (20 books) • AKJ Education $85.79 1 $85.79
Guided Reading Collection: Level G Nonfiction (20 books) • AKJ Education $64.94 1 $64.94
The Magic School Bus 9 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $37.35 1 $37.35

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