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

Building an Eagle's Nest!

Help me give my students a strong current library so that they can develop a love of reading!

  • $781 goal

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My Students

Hello! I am an enthusiastic 1st-year teacher of 7th grade ELA students. Many of my students are ESL or ELL who are struggling with fluency. I intend to conquer this issue this year by introducing them to classic novels such as the Diary of Ann Frank and Little Women.

Our school is an IB school, which is important in this economically challenged area.

My goal is to equip my students with all the tools necessary for success! This includes reading materials, experiences and educational challenges to expand their world view and thinking.

My Project

Our school mascot is the Proud Eagle so I have set up an Eagle's nest. This area consists of comfy chairs where students can relax while expanding their minds through literature. With the book provided, like Black Boy and I Am Malala The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban will allow my kids to read great stories and broaden their world view.

It is my hope that my students will develop a love of reading that will enhance every aspect of the learning experience.

Motivating them to tap into greatness within each of them.

Ms. Brown
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flash Furniture Ergonomic Fabric Drafting Stool, Adjustable Arms, Navy Blue • Staples Advantage $120.99 1 $120.99
Classroom Library Must-Haves: Grades 4-6 ( Exclusive) • Scholastic Magazines and Book Clubs $75.00 1 $75.00
DAILY 6 TRAIT WRITING GR 8 • Teachers' School Supply $29.99 1 $29.99
Evan-moor - Daily 6 Trait Writing Gr 6 • Teachers' School Supply $29.99 1 $29.99
DAILY 6 TRAIT WRITING GR 7 • Teachers' School Supply $29.99 1 $29.99
Just Write Here's How! • AKJ Education $13.13 2 $26.26
I Am Malala The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban • AKJ Education $13.13 2 $26.26
Black Boy • AKJ Education $12.40 2 $24.80
Instant Desktop Organizer • AKJ Education $10.21 2 $20.42
See No Evil • AKJ Education $7.26 2 $14.52
A Tale of Two Cities • AKJ Education $7.26 2 $14.52
The Most Beautiful Bully • AKJ Education $7.26 2 $14.52
Three Good Things • AKJ Education $7.26 2 $14.52
Mirror Image • AKJ Education $7.26 2 $14.52
Speak • AKJ Education $6.14 2 $12.28
The Eye of the Hurricane • AKJ Education $5.07 2 $10.14
The Diary of a Young Girl • AKJ Education $4.89 2 $9.78
Grammar Activities That Really Grab 'em! • AKJ Education $8.75 1 $8.75
Brothers in Arms • AKJ Education $3.65 2 $7.30
Write Your Own Tall Tale • AKJ Education $3.49 2 $6.98
Readers are Leaders Banner • Teachers' School Supply $5.99 1 $5.99

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