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Ms. Fann from Kennesaw GA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Digging Into Science and Social Studies

Help me give my students informational books to let them explore our standards further.

  • $295 goal

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My Students

My students are always so excited to learn! They come to school with a positive attitude and are ready to tackle whatever comes their way! Any time something new is introduced, my students have lots of questions and want to understand as much about the topic as possible. They also love to read! I think most of them would just read all day, if they could!

I teach a diverse group of students who have different life experiences.

Some of my students are fortunate to have traveled and have gone to museums to learn about topics they are interested in. Other students have not had this opportunity. I believe each of my students deserve access to every resource possible in order to enhance their education.

My Project

I want to change the way my students learn about science and social studies concepts. Instead of reading boring textbooks and using resources that are too difficult, I want to provide my students with books they understand and can relate to.

We have limited resources for our science and social studies standards and need additional support to increase student understanding.

Our standards changed recently and we have minimal resources and a short amount of time available for teaching this content. I would like to have a collection of books my students can utilize during free time or stamina reading that are engaging, but also supplement what they have already been taught during our science/social studies block.

Ms. Fann
Grades 3-5

This project will reach 25 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Native American Homes: From Longhouses to Wigwams (Native American Cultures) • Amazon Business $10.50 1 $10.50
Where Do Fossils Come from? How Do We Find Them? Archaeology for Kids - Children's Biological Science of Fossils Books • Amazon Business $9.43 1 $9.43
Life in a Longhouse Village (Native Nations of North America (Paperback)) • Amazon Business $8.95 1 $8.95
Composting: Nature's Recyclers (Amazing Science) • Amazon Business $8.95 1 $8.95
Examining Erosion (Searchlight Books ™ ― Do You Dig Earth Science?) • Amazon Business $8.80 1 $8.80
Garden Wigglers: Earthworms in Your Backyard (Backyard Bugs) • Amazon Business $8.40 1 $8.40
Weathering and Erosion: Wearing Down Rocks (Rock It!) • Amazon Business $8.25 1 $8.25
Weathering and Erosion (That Rocks!) • Amazon Business $8.15 1 $8.15
Yucky Worms: Read and Wonder • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
How Do Wind and Water Change Earth? (Earth's Processes Close-up) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
How and Why Do Animals Adapt? (All About Animals Close-up) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
Native Homes (Native Nations of North America (Paperback)) • Amazon Business $7.92 1 $7.92
Erosion: Changing Earth's Surface (Amazing Science) • Amazon Business $7.89 1 $7.89
Soil Erosion and How to Prevent It (Everybody Digs Soil) • Amazon Business $7.81 1 $7.81
Compost Stew: An A to Z Recipe for the Earth • Amazon Business $7.47 1 $7.47
Weathering and Erosion (Science Readers: Content and Literacy) • Amazon Business $7.41 1 $7.41
Soil Basics (Science Builders) • Amazon Business $7.29 1 $7.29
Why Should I Recycle? (Why Should I? Books) • Amazon Business $7.09 1 $7.09
Fossils Tell of Long Ago (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
The Inuit (True Books: American History (Paperback)) • Amazon Business $6.84 1 $6.84
City Green • Amazon Business $6.54 1 $6.54
Stuff!: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle • Amazon Business $6.49 1 $6.49
Digging Up Dinosaurs (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
The Adventures of a Plastic Bottle: A Story About Recycling (Little Green Books) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
The Very First Americans (All Aboard Books) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
How to Help the Earth-by the Lorax (Dr. Seuss) (Step into Reading) • Amazon Business $4.79 1 $4.79
The Adventures of an Aluminum Can: A Story About Recycling (Little Green Books) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Curious About Fossils (Smithsonian) • Amazon Business $3.19 1 $3.19

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