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Ms. Y. from Livermore CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Bookie Monster

Help me give my students Bookie Monster and books to fill their hands, hearts, and minds.

  • $642 goal

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My Students

Hello, Hola, xin chào, Hallå, سلام, Kamusta, Olá, ہیلو, and welcome to this request for books project to encourage literacy and character development for energetic and enthusiastic students who represent many languages.

These loving children attend a high poverty, inland school in a state that is number one in prison spending and number forty one in education spending.

Though we have neither counselors nor teachers for music, art, P.E., the library, or computers, our deserving students benefit from an attentive, caring staff, and a "village" of generous supporters. We hope you will join us.

My Project

With your help, my students will soon meet a new classmate named Bookie Monster because she voraciously devours books. What better way to introduce her to her future (human) classmates than with a box full of books to share. Because we are a "Choose Love" district, my students have become particularly engrossed in character building books and stories that promote positive social values. Thanks to you, our small collection will grow to meet the demand of students who are hungry for more.

Thank you for reading this proposal for Bookie Monster who will bring books, books, and more books that encourage students to build their emotional toolbox and increase their compassion for all.

Ms. Y.
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
What Should Danny Do? • Amazon Business $17.34 8 $138.72
30" Green Monster Puppet, Full Body Ventriloquist Style Puppet • Amazon Business $49.95 1 $49.95
Be Kind • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
Train Your Dragon To Be Responsible: Teach Your Dragon About Responsibility. A Cute Children Story To Teach Kids How to Take Responsibility For The Choices They Make. (My Dragon Books) (Volume 12) • Amazon Business $15.49 1 $15.49
The Day You Begin • Amazon Business $15.47 1 $15.47
Snippets: A story about paper shapes • Amazon Business $14.29 1 $14.29
Spots • Amazon Business $14.27 1 $14.27
Ricky, the Rock that Couldn't Roll • Amazon Business $13.89 1 $13.89
Splatter • Amazon Business $13.71 1 $13.71
Train Your Angry Dragon: Teach Your Dragon To Be Patient. A Cute Children Story To Teach Kids About Emotions and Anger Management. (Dragon Books for Kids) (My Dragon Books) (Volume 2) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Teach Your Dragon To Understand Consequences: A Dragon Book To Teach Children About Choices and Consequences. A Cute Children Story To Teach Kids How ... Good Choices. (My Dragon Books) (Volume 14) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Carmela Full of Wishes • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Mixed: A Colorful Story • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
The Angry Dragon: (Childrens books about Anger, Picture Books, Preschool Books, Ages 3 5, Baby Books, Kids Books, Kindergarten Books) • Amazon Business $12.34 1 $12.34
Scientist, Scientist, Who Do You See? • Amazon Business $12.32 1 $12.32
I Am Peace: A Book of Mindfulness • Amazon Business $11.90 1 $11.90
I Will Try (Mindful Mantras) (Volume 5) • Amazon Business $11.39 1 $11.39
Elbow Grease • Amazon Business $10.79 1 $10.79
I Am Human: A Book of Empathy • Amazon Business $10.73 1 $10.73
What If Everybody Did That? • Amazon Business $9.74 1 $9.74
I Can Handle It (Mindful Mantras) (Volume 1) • Amazon Business $9.11 1 $9.11
Being Honest (Bullfrog Books: Building Character) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Showing Perseverance (Bullfrog Books: Building Character) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Being Responsible (Bullfrog Books: Building Character) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Resisting Bullying (Bullfrog Books: Building Character) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
My Mouth Is a Volcano! • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99

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