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Ms. Faust from Columbia SC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books, Books, Books!

Help me give my students some new books, like Baby Mouse, to read.

  • $282 goal

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My Students

Our school is a Title One School. We are located in a suburban area and our school is very diverse. We have students represented from many different countries. Our school is very family oriented. We have many students who are related to each other and know each other well outside of school.

Our students love to read, but often do not have an abundance of books on their reading level.

Students like to read graphic novels, sports books, fairy tales, informational texts, and fantasy books.

My Project

We read lots of books in Book Club. However, we are not allowed to take the books home that we read because they are part of a set of six books. We want students to be able to take books home so we are asking for specific titles that will peak student's interest such as Lunch Lady, Bone, and Baby Mouse. The students are so eager to read these books in the comfort of their homes, returning them when they have finished for the next reader to enjoy.

We would be so grateful if you could help with our class library so that we could practice our reading at home.

We want books, books, books!

Ms. Faust
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 22 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flossie and the Fox • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Babymouse #2: Our Hero • AKJ Education $11.69 1 $11.69
BONE #11: Tall Tales • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
BONE #3: Eyes of the Storm • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Bone #2: The Great Cow Race • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
BONE #7: Ghost Circles • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Big Nate: From The Top • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
The Boy Who Cried Ninja • AKJ Education $5.80 1 $5.80
Babymouse #5: Heartbreaker • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Lunch Lady #1: Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Babymouse #3: Beach Babe • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Squish #3: The Power of the Parasite • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Lunch Lady and the Mutant Mathletes Lunch Lady #7 • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Lunch Lady and the Picture Day Peril Lunch Lady #8 • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Babymouse #14: Mad Scientist • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Babymouse #2: Our Hero • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Lunch Lady #3: Lunch Lady and the Author Visit Vendetta • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Squish #1: Super Amoeba • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Lunch Lady #2: Lunch Lady and the League of Librarians • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Lunch Lady #4: Lunch Lady and the Summer Camp Shakedown • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Squish #4: Captain Disaster • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Lunch Lady and the Video Game Villain Lunch Lady #9 • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Babymouse #16: Babymouse for President • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Squish #2: Brave New Pond • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Trust Me, Jack's Beanstalk Stinks! The Story of Jack and the Beanstalk As Told by the Giant • AKJ Education $5.07 1 $5.07
My First Graphic Novel: Goalkeeper Goof • AKJ Education $4.56 1 $4.56
The Three Little Pigs The Graphic Novel • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Jack and the Beanstalk: The Graphic Novel • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
The Sword in the Tree • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64

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