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

Character Education Books

Help me give my students great read aloud books that teach character education, classroom rules, and perseverance.

  • $289 goal

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My Students

I have been blessed to work in an amazing school with amazing kids, that live in the inner city of Houston. Most of my students are first generation citizens, or refugees that have a strong desire to learn. Many of the kids I have get very little help at home, and language is a struggle for them. Often times they are the only ones at home who speak English. They are always eager to learn and grow their language skills. Even with all of this, these amazing kids always rise to the high standards I set for them.

My Project

Every day I read books to my kindergarten class and I would like to incorporate more character education books to my read aloud library. I have used character education books in the past to teach lessons about tattling, and following directions even when your friends don't.

I have seen the impact character education books have made in my classroom culture as they are referenced to often when situations occur in the classroom.

My students are 5 years old and still trying to make sense of their world and all of their emotions. Reading the class books about these situations and the correct ways to handle them when they happen will not only help them in the classroom, but they are lessons they will carry with them for life

Ms. Flamenco
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
You Get What You Get (Little Boost) • Amazon Business $14.28 1 $14.28
Too Much Glue • Amazon Business $14.25 1 $14.25
Lacey Walker, Nonstop Talker (Little Boost) • Amazon Business $13.18 1 $13.18
I Can Do Hard Things: Mindful Affirmations for Kids • Amazon Business $11.66 1 $11.66
I Will Try (Mindful Mantras) (Volume 5) • Amazon Business $11.39 1 $11.39
Eraser • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
I Can't Believe You Said That!: My Story about Using My Social Filter...or Not! (Best Me I Can Be!) • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
The Recess Queen • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Bubble Gum Brain • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
I Just Want to Do It My Way! My Story about Staying on Task and Asking for Help • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86
But It's Just A Game • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86
Lying Up a Storm • Amazon Business $9.80 1 $9.80
Ricky Sticky Fingers • Amazon Business $9.33 1 $9.33
Sorry, I Forgot to Ask!: My Story About Asking Permission and Making an Apology (Best Me I Can Be) • Amazon Business $9.30 1 $9.30
I Just Don't Like the Sound of No! My Story About Accepting No for an Answer and Disagreeing the Right Way! (Best Me I Can Be) • Amazon Business $9.30 1 $9.30
Winners Don't Whine and Whiners Don't Win • Amazon Business $8.69 1 $8.69
Be Where Your Feet Are! • Amazon Business $8.64 1 $8.64
Soda Pop Head • Amazon Business $8.45 1 $8.45
Personal Space Camp • Amazon Business $8.45 1 $8.45
Interrupting Chicken • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
My Mouth Is a Volcano! • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99

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