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Ms. Mayer from Alamo CA is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Books for Beginning Readers

Help me give my students a variety of leveled readers so that all of my first graders can access a book that's appropriate for their reading needs!

  • 10 donors
  • $594 goal

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My Project

I teach a wonderful group of first graders and one of the most special parts of teaching first grade is helping my students develop into readers. My students are eager to learn and practice their reading, but they need books that are just right for their reading levels.

A variety of leveled reading books will ensure that there are books in our classroom that every student can access and enjoy!

I will use these books to teach small groups of students, and kids will also use them to practice reading independently.

I know adding these books to our classroom will help my first graders foster a love of reading, while improving their beginning reading skills.

Ms. Mayer
Grades PreK-2

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pug (I Like to Read) • Amazon Business $7.99 5 $39.95
Lost Dog (I Like to Read) • Amazon Business $7.99 5 $39.95
A Night at the Zoo (I Like to Read) • Amazon Business $7.99 5 $39.95
Sheep in a Shop • AKJ Education $5.10 5 $25.50
I See a Cat (I Like to Read) • Amazon Business $4.99 5 $24.95
See Me Dig (I Like to Read) • Amazon Business $4.99 5 $24.95
Cat Got a Lot (I Like to Read) • Amazon Business $4.99 5 $24.95
Pig Has a Plan (I Like to Read) • Amazon Business $4.99 5 $24.95
Happy Cat (I Like to Read) • Amazon Business $4.99 5 $24.95
I Like Bugs (Step-Into-Reading, Step 1) • Amazon Business $4.99 5 $24.95
Fox the Tiger (My First I Can Read) • Amazon Business $4.99 5 $24.95
Tae Kwon Do! • AKJ Education $4.37 5 $21.85
Big Egg (Step-Into-Reading, Step 1) • Amazon Business $3.69 5 $18.45
Why the Frog Has Big Eyes • AKJ Education $3.64 5 $18.20
Wait, Skates! • AKJ Education $3.61 5 $18.05
Big Shark, Little Shark (Step into Reading) • Amazon Business $3.47 5 $17.35
Kingfisher Readers L1: Baby Animals • AKJ Education $2.91 5 $14.55

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