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Mrs. M. from Dover PA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Developing Minds in Need of Books

My students need an array of literature to enhance their curriculum.

  • $728 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our classes consist of a full day kindergarten class in a Title I school. Our district is in a rural/suburban area. Often times, our students enter kindergarten with a variety of school readiness.

We are Title I with 30% of our students economically disadvantaged and qualify for free and reduced lunch.

We want to provide all students with a literacy rich environment. With these materials, each student will experience a wide variety of genres in the English Language Arts curriculum.

My Project

I am in my 10th year of teaching Kindergarten and my books are becoming worn. The kindergarten students at NSE will be exposed to both fiction and non-fiction stories each week, according to a specific theme. With the use of these materials, the students will gain an understanding on various literature based on the PA Common Core.

Having access to these books will allow each teacher to expose all the kindergarten students at the same time.

This will be beneficial for all students during intervention/enrichment. The books will be used in whole group and small group instruction to assist students in gaining skills related to literature.

Mrs. M.
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 75 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Polar Express 30th anniversary edition • Amazon Business $16.39 3 $49.17
Aaaarrgghh! Spider! • Amazon Business $9.98 3 $29.94
Hogwash! (Wilson, Karma) • Amazon Business $14.88 2 $29.76
Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs (Harry and the Dinosaurs) • Amazon Business $7.99 3 $23.97
Welcome to the World of Rabbits and Hares (Welcome to the World Series) • Amazon Business $7.95 3 $23.85
Duck for President (A Click Clack Book) • Amazon Business $11.30 2 $22.60
The Easter Bunny's Assistant • Amazon Business $7.14 3 $21.42
Creak! Said the Bed • Amazon Business $6.99 3 $20.97
Fritz and the Beautiful Horses (Sandpiper Books) • Amazon Business $6.99 3 $20.97
Moon (First Step Nonfiction) • Amazon Business $6.99 3 $20.97
The Story of the White House (Scholastic News Nonfiction Readers: Let's Visit the White House (Paperback)) • Amazon Business $6.95 3 $20.85
Helpers in My Community (Bobbie Kalman's Leveled Readers: My World: G) • Amazon Business $6.95 3 $20.85
A Tiger Cub Grows Up (Baby Animals) • Amazon Business $6.95 3 $20.85
The Sandwich Swap • Amazon Business $10.31 2 $20.62
Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me: Miniature Edition (The World of Eric Carle Miniature Edition) • Amazon Business $6.74 3 $20.22
Koala Lou • Amazon Business $6.03 3 $18.09
Enemy Pie (Reading Rainbow book) • Amazon Business $8.95 2 $17.90
What Does the President Do? (Scholastic News Nonfiction Readers: American Symbols) • Amazon Business $5.76 3 $17.28
Firefighters Help (Our Community Helpers) • Amazon Business $4.37 3 $13.11
Dinosaurs • Amazon Business $3.99 3 $11.97
Big Frank's Fire Truck (Pictureback(R)) • Amazon Business $3.99 3 $11.97
National Geographic Readers: Bears • Amazon Business $3.99 3 $11.97
The Little Red Hen (Paul Galdone Classics) • Amazon Business $4.93 2 $9.86
When I Get Bigger • Amazon Business $3.19 3 $9.57
National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant • Amazon Business $3.99 2 $7.98
National Geographic Readers: Frogs • Amazon Business $3.99 2 $7.98
Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type (A Click, Clack Book) • Amazon Business $3.99 2 $7.98
National Geographic Readers: Koalas • Amazon Business $3.99 2 $7.98
National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies • Amazon Business $3.99 2 $7.98
National Geographic Readers: Sharks! (Science Reader Level 2) • Amazon Business $3.99 2 $7.98
The Tiny Seed (The World of Eric Carle) • Amazon Business $3.99 2 $7.98
National Geographic Readers: Storms! • Amazon Business $3.74 2 $7.48
National Geographic Readers: Ponies • Amazon Business $3.49 2 $6.98
National Geographic Readers: Tigers • Amazon Business $3.39 2 $6.78
Storm Is Coming! • Amazon Business $6.40 1 $6.40
The Night Before Thanksgiving • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
National Geographic Readers: Dolphins • Amazon Business $3.65 1 $3.65

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