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Ms. Hill from Philadelphia PA is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Books 4 US

Help me give my students the tools to learn more about diversity and how to love the skin they are in.

  • $400 goal

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Celebrate Black Teachers and Students

This project is part of the Black History Month celebration because it supports a Black teacher or a school where the majority of the students are Black.

My Students

My students are very adventurous and are always ready to learn something new. For them, it's nothing like a good book that's telling an amazing story. They are truly some avid readers. Whenever it's time for a new story they are all on the edge of their seats just waiting with anticipation. I want to be able to give my students some amazing books on diversity and being in love with the skin you're in, no matter the color.

My Project

These books will educate and teach my children about loving themselves. Showing them that no matter what color your skin is you can be anything you want to be. My children love to read, so showing them books where the kids are doing amazing things and they all share the same skin color, is definitely a win-win for me. At a young age, society teaches young children to recognize all types of differences between one another. When it comes to teaching children about diversity and acceptance, there are a number of diverse activities for kids that are beneficial in their understanding of cultural awareness and for me, it starts with books.

Ms. Hill
Grades 3-5

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
TCDesignerProducts Motivational #2 Pencil Tub, Assorted Designs, 144 Count • Amazon Business $46.99 1 $46.99
Crayola Ultra Clean Washable Multicultural Markers, Broad Line, 10 Count • Amazon Business $5.91 5 $29.55
Black History Month Gifts Black Pride BAE Black And Educated Sweatshirt • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99
Celebrate Black History & Diversity with Educational Biography Bookmarks Assortment and Pencils Set • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
The Same Heart Inside - History Month Black Lives Matter BLM T-Shirt • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Black History Month Black Leader's Graphic Design T-Shirt • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Scholastic Teacher's Friend Notable African Americans Bulletin Board (TF8026), Multiple Colors • Amazon Business $19.36 1 $19.36
The Girl Who Loves Basketball • Amazon Business $15.69 1 $15.69
A Kid's Guide to African American History: More than 70 Activities (A Kid's Guide series) • Amazon Business $15.69 1 $15.69
The Girl Who Loves Gymnastics • Amazon Business $15.69 1 $15.69
Brown Boy Joy • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
Black, Brown, Beautiful Hair: Coloring and Activity Book for African American Girls Encouraging Self Love • Amazon Business $11.95 1 $11.95
Hair Like Mine (1) (Kids Like Mine) • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
Brown Girls Coloring Book: Creative Expression, Fashion & Affirmations • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
The ABCs of Black History • Amazon Business $8.54 1 $8.54
100 Pieces Melanin Poppin Stickers Black Girl Pop Singer Computer Decal for Laptop Water Bottles Skateboard Graffiti Patches, Durable Trendy Waterproof Vinyl Stickers for Teens (Stylish) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
African American Leaders Coloring Book (8.5x11) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

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