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Mrs. Schock from Woodinville WA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Arm Us With Literature: Books Supporting Social and Emotional Growth

Help me give my students books to help them understand, regulate, and manage their emotions.

  • $546 goal

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My Students

My students love to learn. They are kind-hearted, driven, and energetic learners representing various backgrounds that make our classroom a diverse community of learners.

Everyone is a reader, a writer, a scientist, or a mathematician.

Some, just haven't realized it yet!

Every child in our classroom deserves to feel loved, listened to, cared for and safe. We strive each and every day to build a community that does just that. At our school, we do whatever we can to reach each student, every day!

My Project

Our society is changing and so our schools must support students through those changes. This project will provide 39 picture books with stories focused on understanding emotions, regulating reactions, the emotional wellbeing of ourselves and others, showing compassion, and seeing positivity in ourselves and our world.

Elementary-aged children have big feelings that they don't always know what to do with.

It is my job to teach them. It is important that I provide my students with literature that will encourage positive social-emotional growth. These read-aloud texts will be used for daily reading and as prompts for discussing our feelings and actions with each other.

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers) • Amazon Business $17.09 1 $17.09
Millie Fierce • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
The Book of Mistakes • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
The Proudest Blue: A Story of Hijab and Family • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
Ricky, the Rock That Couldn't Roll (You Rock Group) • Amazon Business $16.16 1 $16.16
Sticks • Amazon Business $14.32 1 $14.32
I Am Love: A Book of Compassion • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl's Courage Changed Music • Amazon Business $13.48 1 $13.48
The Cool Bean • Amazon Business $13.39 1 $13.39
Being Edie Is Hard Today • Amazon Business $13.37 1 $13.37
Brave As Can Be: A Book of Courage (Growing Hearts) • Amazon Business $13.07 1 $13.07
Help Your Dragon Deal With Change: Train Your Dragon To Handle Transitions. A Cute Children Story to Teach Kids How To Adapt To Change In Life. (My Dragon Books) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Fix Your Dragon’s Attitude: Help Your Dragon To Adjust His Attitude. A Cute Children Story To Teach Kids About Bad Attitude, Negative Behaviors, and Attitude Adjustment. (My Dragon Books) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Teach Your Dragon About Diversity: Train Your Dragon To Respect Diversity. A Cute Children Story To Teach Kids About Diversity and Differences. (My Dragon Books) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Teach Your Dragon to Stop Lying: A Dragon Book To Teach Kids NOT to Lie. A Cute Children Story To Teach Children About Telling The Truth and Honesty. (My Dragon Books) (Volume 15) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
The Mindful Dragon: A Dragon Book about Mindfulness. Teach Your Dragon To Be Mindful. A Cute Children Story to Teach Kids about Mindfulness, Focus and Peace. (My Dragon Books) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Teach Your Dragon to Make Friends: A Dragon Book To Teach Kids How To Make New Friends. A Cute Children Story To Teach Children About Friendship and Social Skills. (My Dragon Books) (Volume 16) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
I Got This!: A Dragon Book To Teach Kids That They Can Handle Everything. A Cute Children Story to Give Children Confidence in Handling Difficult Situations. (My Dragon Books) (Volume 8) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Help Your Dragon Deal With Anxiety: Train Your Dragon To Overcome Anxiety. A Cute Children Story To Teach Kids How To Deal With Anxiety, Worry And Fear. (My Dragon Books) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
All My Treasures: A Book of Joy (Growing Hearts) • Amazon Business $12.61 1 $12.61
Fair is Fair • Amazon Business $12.00 1 $12.00
The Breaking News • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
A Little SPOT of Kindness! • Amazon Business $11.33 1 $11.33
All Are Welcome • Amazon Business $11.29 1 $11.29
The Unbudgeable Curmudgeon • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Most People • Amazon Business $10.73 1 $10.73
I Walk with Vanessa: A Story About a Simple Act of Kindness • Amazon Business $10.58 1 $10.58
The Feeling Flower • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Find Your Happy!: A Kid's Self Love Book (Empower Kids Series) • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
The Quiet Book • Amazon Business $7.94 1 $7.94
In My Heart: A Book of Feelings (Growing Hearts) • Amazon Business $6.43 1 $6.43

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