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Mrs. Goodwin from Philadelphia TN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books, Books, Books! Starting a Math and Science Library

Help me give my students awesome read alouds to incorporate into our math and science curriculum!

  • $388 goal

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My Students

My students are 4th grade mathematicians and scientists. They are a curious group, that enjoys learning by using different tools and technologies. Our school is a rural school that loves kiddos from Pre-K until they are in 8th grade. This allows teachers and students to form relationships that are unique and strong.

A 4th grader's curiosity is contagious and pushes me to think of the box when planning lessons.

Many of my kiddos are visual and hands-on learners and my classroom reflects that. I strive to teach them mistakes are a good thing and that is the only way we learn. Every year I am blown away by how much my students, love to learn and next year (and the years to come) will be no different!

My Project

Reading is a crucial part of learning even in the math and science classroom. There is no better way to introduce, teach or expand on a math or science topic than with a great read aloud. My 4th grade students enjoy being read too, and like using stories to remember important information. These books will visuals that students will refer to throughout a lesson, unit, and even whole year.

With the help of your donation, I will be able to enhance my math and science lessons with read alouds that will expand on standards that we cover throughout the year.

This math and science library is going to be a powerful addition to my classroom that will be used for many years to come!

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Mrs. Goodwin
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 45 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Science Verse (Golden Duck Awards. Picture Book (Awards)) • Amazon Business $16.83 1 $16.83
Living Sunlight: How Plants Bring The Earth To Life • Amazon Business $14.98 1 $14.98
Ada Twist, Scientist • Amazon Business $14.36 1 $14.36
Iggy Peck, Architect • Amazon Business $14.19 1 $14.19
Sir Cumference and All the King's Tens (A Math Adventure) • Amazon Business $13.78 1 $13.78
What Do You Do With an Idea? — New York Times best seller • Amazon Business $13.40 1 $13.40
The Rabbit Problem • Amazon Business $12.98 1 $12.98
The Girl With a Mind for Math: The Story of Raye Montague (Amazing Scientists) • Amazon Business $12.23 1 $12.23
Math Curse • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
The Most Magnificent Thing • Amazon Business $11.86 1 $11.86
The Power of 10 • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Trees! • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Rosie Revere, Engineer • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Math! • Amazon Business $8.85 1 $8.85
You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Gravity! • Amazon Business $8.85 1 $8.85
You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Clean Water! • Amazon Business $8.85 1 $8.85
You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Bees! • Amazon Business $8.85 1 $8.85
Sir Cumference and the Fracton Faire (Charlesbridge Math Adventures) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Seeing Symmetry • Amazon Business $7.81 1 $7.81
Sir Cumference and the Roundabout Battle • Amazon Business $7.79 1 $7.79
Sir Cumference and the Great Knight of Angleland (A Math Adventure) • Amazon Business $7.77 1 $7.77
The Girl Who Thought in Pictures: The Story of Dr. Temple Grandin (Amazing Scientists) • Amazon Business $7.08 1 $7.08
The Doorbell Rang • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
A Remainder of One • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
The Great Divide: A Mathematical Marathon • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Full House: An Invitation to Fractions • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
The Grapes Of Math • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Electricity • Amazon Business $6.53 1 $6.53
Fractions in Disguise: A Math Adventure (Charlesbridge Math Adventures) • Amazon Business $6.36 1 $6.36
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, Young Reader's Edition • Amazon Business $6.34 1 $6.34

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