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Ms. Gaber from Houston TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Books for Sport-Lovers

Help me give my students some high-interest sports books to help them cope with the loss of their seasons.

  • $389 goal

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My Students

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, my students have moved exclusively to online learning. As a result, many have been struggling with the stress of trying to keep up with the more complicated workload. I'd like to get them some independent reading books they can check out to help pass the time safely.

My Project

Right now, many of my students are struggling with the isolation of the Covid-19 quarantine. When asked, the majority of my students feel overwhelmed by all of the online work they are having to do.

I want to institute a quarantine-safe checkout system where my students can escape for a while into the pages of a good book.

Many of my students don't have access to books at home, and I don't have access to my classroom library at the moment due to school buildings being secured indefinitely. With these high-interest sports books, I'm hoping to help my students get through this tough time.

Ms. Gaber
Grades 9-12
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Field Party Collection Books 1-4: Until Friday Night; Under the Lights; After the Game; Losing the Field • Amazon Business $39.45 1 $39.45
Check, Please! Book 1: # Hockey • Amazon Business $19.47 1 $19.47
Golden Arm • Amazon Business $17.03 1 $17.03
Trust the Grind: How World-Class Athletes Got To The Top (Motivational Book for Teens, Gift for 16 Year Old Boys) • Amazon Business $15.76 1 $15.76
Check, Please! Book 2: Sticks & Scones • Amazon Business $14.56 1 $14.56
We Are the Wildcats • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Dragon Hoops • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Throw Like a Girl: How to Dream Big & Believe in Yourself • Amazon Business $13.95 1 $13.95
The Young Champion's Mind: How to Think, Train, and Thrive Like an Elite Athlete • Amazon Business $12.85 1 $12.85
Cracking the Bell • Amazon Business $12.64 1 $12.64
Throw Like a Girl • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
A Walk in Our Cleats: 25 Athletes Who Never Gave Up • Amazon Business $11.41 1 $11.41
I'm With Stupid (Felton Reinstein trilogy) • Amazon Business $11.00 1 $11.00
A Heart in a Body in the World • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Nothing Special (Felton Reinstein trilogy) • Amazon Business $10.52 1 $10.52
Stupid Fast (Felton Reinstein trilogy) • Amazon Business $10.03 1 $10.03
Losing the Field (Field Party) • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
Game Change • Amazon Business $8.91 1 $8.91
Heart of a Champion • Amazon Business $8.79 1 $8.79
The Running Dream (Schneider Family Book Award - Teen Book Winner) • Amazon Business $8.29 1 $8.29
Cover-up: Mystery at the Super Bowl • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
Pop • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Backfield Boys: A Football Mystery in Black and White • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39

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