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Mr. Pearce from Middletown OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Create Lifelong Readers With Vibrant New Graphic Novels!

My students need a variety of compelling graphic novels to expand our classroom lending library.

  • $387 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Working with low-level readers in a high-need school has unique challenges; chief among them, finding books that truly get students excited about reading.

One medium my students are constantly interested in spending time with during free reading periods is graphic novels.

They love the exciting stories and artwork. I love that even my students at the lowest reading level can pick up a comic and feel no shame in reading something that's keyed to their grade level. Unfortunately, our school's media center does not have many books that fit this mold.

My Project

I would like to expand our classroom lending library with a variety of new comic collections and graphic novels for our students. By having a wealth of interesting titles at their fingertips, students will have the opportunity to increase not only the amount of time they spend on reading, but also their reading levels.

Many of my low-level readers are college bound, and putting books that help build stamina in the hands of those students can only further prepare them for the world after high school.

Your help will ensure that students like mine get every opportunity to discover the joy of reading, while increasing their vocabulary and stamina. Thank you!

Mr. Pearce
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Batman • AKJ Books $11.09 2 $22.18
Fantastic Four - 3 • AKJ Books $11.09 1 $11.09
Thunderbolts Classic - 1 • AKJ Books $22.19 1 $22.19
Doctor Who Classics 1 • AKJ Books $22.49 1 $22.49
The New York Four • AKJ Books $7.39 1 $7.39
Astonishing Spider-Man and Wolverine • AKJ Books $18.49 1 $18.49
Thor The Mighty Avenger 2 • AKJ Books $11.09 1 $11.09
Invincible Ultimate Collection 6 • AKJ Books $31.49 1 $31.49
Irredeemable 6 • AKJ Books $12.57 1 $12.57
Sweet Tooth 3 • AKJ Books $11.09 1 $11.09
Hulk • AKJ Books $14.79 1 $14.79
Stumptown 1 • AKJ Books $26.99 1 $26.99
Darkwing Duck • AKJ Books $11.09 1 $11.09
Powers Definitive Collection 2 • AKJ Books $22.19 1 $22.19
Fables: the Deluxe Edition Book Three • AKJ Books $22.19 1 $22.19
Y the Last Man 5 • AKJ Books $22.19 1 $22.19

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