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Mrs. Graves from Gadsden AL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books, Books, Books!!

My students need books so that they will love to read!!

  • $259 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a teacher in a low-income school district, my students are faced with many challenges in and out of the classroom. I want my students to be comfortable at school so they are comfortable learning and will have a better chance at retaining the information that I teach them. My students are usually in my classroom at least 6 hours of the school day. My students love for me to read books to them that goes along with our curriculum.

I would love to fill my reading library so that my students will have a variety of books to read.

I want my students to love to read as much as I do. I want to be able to read to my students and do activities with them that go along with the books so that they will learn and enjoy learning.

My Project

I want to have a variety of books in my classroom library so that my students will have an opportunity to read the books and so that I can use the books for read alouds for my students. Reading is very important to teach to students at a young age. I want my students to grow up loving to read.

I want my students to LOVE to read and for reading to be fun!

Being a Title I school, my students do not read books and have books for their home. I want my classroom to be filled so that they can read books and enjoy learning what they read.

Mrs. Graves
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Recess Queen • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
The Day the Crayons Quit • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
The last stop on market street • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Here Comes the Tooth Fairy Cat • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Rude Cakes • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
The Stars Beneath Our Feet • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Here Comes the Easter Cat • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
The Jelly Donut Difference • AKJ Education $7.99 1 $7.99
Pete The Cat, Big Easter Adventure • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Pete the Cat: Five Little Pumpkins • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Pete the Cat: Valentine's Day Is Cool • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Here Comes Santa Cat • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Fish in a Tree • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Do Unto Otters A Book About Manners • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Groundhog Day! • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
That's What Leprechauns Do • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Hoot • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The First Thanksgiving • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Night Before Thanksgiving • AKJ Education $4.49 1 $4.49
The Story of Ferdinand • AKJ Education $4.49 1 $4.49
The Story of the Pilgrims • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Trick or Treat on Milton Street • AKJ Education $1.00 1 $1.00

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