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Mrs. Ische from Glendale WI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Books Galore!

Help me give my students books that will help support academic and character development, as well as a way to organize them in an efficient, student-friendly way using the Iris Open File Boxes.

  • $596 goal

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My Students

My students are fortunate to live in a community where diversity surrounds them. Our differences are what make our classroom an amazing place to come learn each day.

Each morning, 23 students walk through my door, ready to be shown what the world has to offer.

They explore, challenge, and create new opportunities for themselves every day. My students are fortunate to live in a community where diversity surrounds them. They will grow and learn in an environment that celebrates their uniqueness, but also draws on their similarities.

My Project

The books in this project support student growth in many ways.

From growth mind-set and friendship, to seasons and climates, books offer learning moments beyond our own experiences.

Having a classroom library that is rich in topics helps support student interest and growth to its fullest potential. Some books will serve as mentor texts supporting curricular concepts across our day. Being able to refer back to a text we read in class during Reader's or Writer's Workshop is a powerful tool that gives even more context to the learning.

By bringing more series into our classroom library, I am able to continue to offer all students a library full of appropriate and supportive texts to encourage growth and positive thinking.

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This project will reach 23 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
IRIS Desktop File Box, 6 Pack, Small, Clear • Amazon Business $28.04 4 $112.16
Katie Woo (14 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $63.82 1 $63.82
Kids of the Polk Street School (11 Books) • AKJ Education $47.81 1 $47.81
Timmy Failure (4 Books) • AKJ Education $34.39 1 $34.39
Mariella Mysteries (7 Book Set) • AKJ Education $31.38 1 $31.38
Zigzag Kids • AKJ Education $29.87 1 $29.87
Mallory (5 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $26.15 1 $26.15
The Day You Begin • Amazon Business $14.58 1 $14.58
Ricky, the Rock that Couldn't Roll • Amazon Business $13.91 1 $13.91
Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers) • Amazon Business $13.37 1 $13.37
My Strong Mind: A Story About Developing Mental Strength (Positive Mindset series) • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
They All Saw a Cat • Amazon Business $9.50 1 $9.50
Cactus Hotel (Rise and Shine) • Amazon Business $7.52 1 $7.52
Sunshine Makes the Seasons (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Flash, Crash, Rumble, and Roll • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Don't Swap Your Sweater for a Dog • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Roscoe riley rule 1never glue.... • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Roscoe Riley Rules #6: Never Walk in Shoes That Talk • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Andy Shane and the Barn Sale Mystery • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Never Swim in Applesauce • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Andy Shane and the Queen of Egypt • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Roscoe Riley Rules #5: Don't Tap-Dance on Your Teacher • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Andy Shane and the Pumpkin Trick • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Roscoe Riley Rules #7: Never Race a Runaway Pumpkin • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Andy Shane and the Very Bossy Dolores Starbuckle • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Roscoe Riley Rules #7: Never Race a Runaway Pumpkin • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64

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