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Mrs. Crosby from West Jordan UT is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Books for Developing Readers

Help me give my students interesting manga, novels in verse, and graphic novels that will help them enjoy reading.

  • $329 goal

This project expired on May 17, 2024.

This project expired on May 17, 2024.

My Project

Our ninth grade developing readers have been so excited about the books in our classroom that some have read nearly everything in the room. Most of the books in this Donor's Choose have been requested by students as they continue to develop their reading confidence.

As a teacher, it has been exciting for me to see how eager my students have been to finish books this year.

During semester one, my students completed 280 books, which is more than I've ever had students finish. Students will finish books they like, so I want to get even more good books in their hands.

As my students read the books in our classroom, they develop reading strategies. They build reading confidence and stamina and score higher on end of level testing.

Mrs. Crosby
Grades 9-12

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Vinland Saga 3 • Amazon Business $19.93 1 $19.93
Vinland Saga 1 • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Vinland Saga 2 • Amazon Business $16.31 1 $16.31
Stealing Home • Amazon Business $13.61 1 $13.61
Percy Jackson and the Olympians The Lightning Thief The Graphic Novel (paperback) (Percy Jackson & the Olympians) • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
The Words We Keep • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Black Clover, Vol. 6 (6) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Black Clover, Vol. 4 (4) • Amazon Business $9.79 1 $9.79
Clap When You Land • Amazon Business $9.77 1 $9.77
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Vol. 9 (9) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
With the Fire on High • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Vol. 10 (10) • Amazon Business $8.73 1 $8.73
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Vol. 8 (8) • Amazon Business $8.59 1 $8.59
Black Clover, Vol. 5 (5) • Amazon Business $8.50 1 $8.50
A Monster Calls: Inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd • Amazon Business $8.49 1 $8.49
Among the Free (Shadow Children) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Ivy Aberdeen's Letter to the World • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Spy x Family, Vol. 4 (4) • Amazon Business $7.96 1 $7.96
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Vol. 7 (7) • Amazon Business $7.79 1 $7.79
Spy x Family, Vol. 5 (5) • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
Spy x Family, Vol. 6 (6) • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Jujutsu Kaisen, Vol. 3 (3) • Amazon Business $6.69 1 $6.69
Waiting for Normal • Amazon Business $6.35 1 $6.35
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Vol. 6 (6) • Amazon Business $5.79 1 $5.79

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