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Ms. Kreitzman from Austin TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Class Library for Our 5th Grade Students

My students need an expansive classroom library that appeals to their wide range of interests.

  • $878 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We have the rewarding job of teaching approximately 85 unique and eager students this year in the 5th Grade at Davis Elementary. All of our students come to us with their own stories, experiences and vivacious personalities. We hope to take their interests, love of learning, and many wonderful texts to get them hooked on reading! We want every student to pick up a book and feel the anticipation and excitement of what lies on those pages.

Being as all students do not have access to books at home, we want to build expansive libraries that will allow them to explore the world around us through words!

My Project

We are the 5th grade team in Austin, Texas. With a classroom full of students eager to learn, it is our goal to help them foster a love of reading, math, science and social studies. With such a large group of diverse learners, each with their own areas of interest, our hope is to expose them to the world of literature, mathematics and science through rich works of literature. In order to do that, We need your help! With your donations we can buy books for our three classroom libraries. Our students will have access to these books during the day, and will be able to take these books home to enjoy!

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This project will reach 85 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wonder • Amazon Business $11.25 6 $67.50
Lost in NYC: A Subway Adventure: A TOON Graphic (TOON Graphics) • Amazon Business $13.62 3 $40.86
Worst of Friends: Thomas Jefferson, John Adams and the True Story of an American Feud • Amazon Business $13.28 3 $39.84
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race • Amazon Business $12.22 3 $36.66
The Lost Boy • Amazon Business $11.37 3 $34.11
Theseus and the Minotaur: A TOON Graphic (TOON Graphic Mythology) • Amazon Business $11.31 3 $33.93
Dragon Girl: The Secret Valley • Amazon Business $9.99 3 $29.97
Pop!: The Invention of Bubble Gum • Amazon Business $9.98 3 $29.94
I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban • Amazon Business $9.48 3 $28.44
Bomb: The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon • Amazon Business $9.48 3 $28.44
The Giver (Giver Quartet) • Amazon Business $8.99 3 $26.97
Brown Girl Dreaming • Amazon Business $8.00 3 $24.00
Out of My Mind • Amazon Business $7.99 3 $23.97
Holes (Holes Series) • Amazon Business $7.99 3 $23.97
Where the Red Fern Grows • Amazon Business $7.99 3 $23.97
El Deafo • Amazon Business $7.69 3 $23.07
Smile • Amazon Business $7.39 3 $22.17
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl • Amazon Business $6.99 3 $20.97
Outer Space (Ken Jennings’ Junior Genius Guides) • Amazon Business $6.98 3 $20.94
Freak the Mighty (Scholastic Gold) • Amazon Business $6.38 3 $19.14
Esperanza Rising (McDougal Littell Library) • Amazon Business $6.29 3 $18.87
Baseball in April and Other Stories • Amazon Business $6.08 3 $18.24
Greek Mythology (Ken Jennings’ Junior Genius Guides) • Amazon Business $6.07 3 $18.21
Walk Two Moons • Amazon Business $5.94 3 $17.82
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope (P.S.) • Amazon Business $5.54 3 $16.62
Bridge to Terabithia • Amazon Business $5.46 3 $16.38

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