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Ms. Monica from Portland OR is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Books! Books! We Love Books!

Help me give my students books to add to their ever-growing classroom, personal and work session library!

  • $218 goal

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My Students

I teach 3-5 Communication Behavioral classroom that includes 10 wonderfully bright and inspiring students. Many of our students push out into the general education setting with the support of a staff member and receive small group instruction for areas of need (such as academics, social-emotional skills, etc.) for most of the day. As of this year, almost all of my students are participating in specials (PE, Music, Library) with their general education classes.

Communication Behavioral: a classroom supports students who have language delays which create behaviors that make it difficult for them to be successful in a general education classroom without supports.

While there are challenging days I love my job, my students, and our team.

My Project

We have recently created a classroom library that is more accessible for our students. This means that the books are within students' reach at all times. Our library has grown slowly from a few books in bins to selves and selves of reading fun!

In any classroom library, the most important thing to have is verity!

While our classroom library has its basics ( Dr. Seuss, Piggie and Elephant, etc.) we are looking to expand. In the list above are some early literacy books as well as some high-interest graphic novels. We carefully selected books that are the same interests of our students and we are very excited to add them!

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Catstronauts (5 Books) • AKJ Education $32.16 1 $32.16
Science Comics: Cats Nature and Nurture • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Coraline Graphic Novel • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Dragonbreath #1 • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Squish #1: Super Amoeba • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Fake Out! • AKJ Education $4.49 1 $4.49
I Broke into Gymnastics Camp • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Amazing Snakes! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Flat Stanley and the Very Big Cookie • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Pinkalicious: Pink Around the Rink • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Amazing Whales! (Common Core Exemplar) • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Minnie and Moo: Wanted Dead or Alive Wanted Dead or Alive • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Pinkalicious: Puptastic! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Pinkalicious and the Cupcake Calamity • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Pinkalicious: Fairy House Fairy House • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Pinkalicious: School Rules! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Amazing Gorillas! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Amazing Sharks! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Pinkalicious: Soccer Star • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
No More Monsters for Me! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Amazing Dolphins! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
The Little Butterfly • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Dolphins! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Dinosaur's Day • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Diving Dolphin • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Meet the Dinosaurs • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Polar Bear Alert! • AKJ Education $3.19 1 $3.19
Bugs Hide and Seek • AKJ Education $3.19 1 $3.19
Greek Myths • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Whose Feet? • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Greatest Battles Level 4 • AKJ Education $1.85 1 $1.85

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