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Ms. Hughes from Pell City AL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Decodable Storybooks - Breaking the CODE and Reading!

Help me give my students some fun books on their "just right" level! This mixture of modern (super heroes) and classic (Frog & Toad) book sets will hit the sweet spot - decodable and darn fun! :)

  • $205 goal

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My Students

I teach in a Title I school in central Alabama. My students are a mix of all abilities, including those who receive services through the special education program. I teach a self-contained class, which means students spend the majority of their day with me.

My students are a delightful crew!

We love to get up on our feet with hands-on learning opportunities! Whether it's reading, science, grammar, or anything else, we love to be in motion! I love the curiosity these kids exhibit every day. They make each moment an adventure!

My Project

My first graders are really growing as readers! These books are on the "just right" level for them: they are based on phonics skills we're learning, so students can practice their "de-coding" skills as they work to read independently!

Because practice can become tiresome, I selected books that these students will LOVE!

This project will provide my students with tons of FUN titles including Justice League, Plants Versus Zombies, Splat the Cat, Frog and Toad, and so much more! My students won't want to put their new books down, and they'll feel SO EMPOWERED to get their hands on books they can read all on their own.

Ms. Hughes
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 21 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
I Can Read All-Time Favorites 16-Book Box Set • Amazon Business $33.78 1 $33.78
Frog and Toad and Friends Box Set (I Can Read Level 2) • Amazon Business $23.37 1 $23.37
My Favorite Dog Stories: Learning to Read Box Set (I Can Read Level 1) • Amazon Business $16.95 1 $16.95
I Can Read My Favorite Stories, Level 1 • Amazon Business $14.44 1 $14.44
Justice League Reading Collection: 5 I Can Read Books Inside! (I Can Read Level 2) • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
Funny School Stories: Learning to Read Box Set: 5 Fun-Filled Adventures! (I Can Read Level 1) • Amazon Business $10.48 1 $10.48
My Favorite Spooky Stories Box Set: 5 Silly, Not-Too-Scary Tales! (I Can Read Level 2) • Amazon Business $9.34 1 $9.34
Splat the Cat: Big Reading Collection (I Can Read Level 1) • Amazon Business $6.75 1 $6.75
Plants vs. Zombies: Save Your Brains! (I Can Read Level 2) • Amazon Business $3.74 1 $3.74

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