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Ms. van Bulck from N Charleston SC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Artful Learning: An Author and Illustrator Study

Help me give my students books needed to hear and see the world of Lemony Snicket and Maria Kalman.

  • $186 goal

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My Students

Our school is Title I, with 100% of our children receiving free lunch. Children come to school excited and eager to learn. A lot of times the school environment is the only stability that the children have in life. We have a diverse group of students, coming from all different backgrounds.

It is so important to provide these children with experiences that they wouldn't have at home.

Thanks for helping to give these children these experiences. We are always looking for new ways to make learning fun!

My Project

Children's books are the key to vocabulary expansion, and imagination growth. Children need access to many different kinds of books.

When we provide young minds with quality books their minds can take them anywhere.

When children fall in love with books their futures can go anywhere. I want my students to fall in love with every aspect of books and story telling, so that they will crave reading their entire lives.

One way to foster this love of reading is have deep author and illustrator studies. This project will allow me to expose my students to the works of Lemony Snicket and Maira Kalman. Help me open their eyes to many wonderful worlds.

Ms. van Bulck
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cake: A Cookbook • Amazon Business $15.54 1 $15.54
What Pete Ate from A to Z • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Hey Willy, See the Pyramids • Amazon Business $13.60 1 $13.60
The Dark (Bccb Blue Ribbon Picture Book Awards (Awards)) • Amazon Business $11.38 1 $11.38
Swarm of Bees • Amazon Business $10.89 1 $10.89
The Bad Mood and the Stick • Amazon Business $10.89 1 $10.89
Goldfish Ghost • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Looking at Lincoln • Amazon Business $8.54 1 $8.54
The Lump of Coal • Amazon Business $8.29 1 $8.29
13 Words • Amazon Business $7.53 1 $7.53
Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey (Picture Puffin Books) • Amazon Business $6.19 1 $6.19

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