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Ms. Bermudez from Sebring FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Books for a Future

Help me give my students these books. Through this books you will help them gain confidence in their reading. I have carefully selected these books to match my students' academic levels and their reading interests.

  • $157 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I'm really excited about working with my students this year. They are a very diverse group of students. Our school receives assistance from the federal government with programs like Title I. All of our students qualify for free breakfast so that they are ready to have a good day and so that they can focus.

My students are in 1st grade and they are anxious to learn.

They are very curious and enjoy learning.

They also enjoy working together in pairs, and groups. They do so very respectfully and they cooperate with each other all the time. They are very responsible and they know very clear the expectations that we (teacher, administration, parents) have for them.

My Project

These books will be a major tool for my students' education. Adding these book to my library will give the students an ample selection of reading. My students are curious and love to learn.

It will help them with their fluency, expand their vocabulary and with their reading comprehension skills.

A variety of books will focus on students' strengths and give them autonomy. Reading boosts critical thinking skills, and enhances imagination. According to research, access to books exhibits higher reading achievement.

Reading will build their confidence and bonding time with their classmates. Books will offer the students information that they can't get any other way. Reading is just fun.

Ms. Bermudez
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 18 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
No More Monsters for Me! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Monkey See, Monkey Do • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Frog and Toad Together (Common Core Exemplar) • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Kick, Pass, and Run • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Look! I Can Read! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Morris the Moose • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Jason's Bus Ride • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
My Tooth Is Loose! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
A Tooth Story • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Playground Problem • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
The Fat Cat Sat on the Mat • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Puppy Mudge Loves His Blanket • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Puppy Mudge Takes a Bath • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Puppy Mudge Finds a Friend • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Puppy Mudge Wants To Play • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Puppy Mudge Has A Snack • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Ready, Set, Go! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Danny and the Dinosaur and the New Puppy • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Danny and the Dinosaur: Too Tall • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Diary of a Worm • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Who's Afraid of the Dark? • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Addie's Bad Day • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Danny and the Dinosaur: 50th Anniversary Edition • AKJ Education $3.49 1 $3.49
A Picture for Harold's Room • AKJ Education $3.49 1 $3.49
Who Stole the Cookies? • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Turtle and Snake Go Camping • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
That Bad, Bad Cat! • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Frogs All Aboard Science Reader Station Stop 1 • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Mouse Loves School • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91

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