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Mrs. Seyerle from Adamsville OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Diverse Learning Through Children's Literature

Help me give my students a diverse learning experience through quality children's literature.

  • $489 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are fun, caring, and open to learning. They love to read and explore new topics. My classroom make up is 100% Caucasian students with more than half of them identified as low SES.

The lack of diversity in our community is no fault of my students, but it is my job as their teacher to make sure they are aware of the different cultures, races, and genders that will be a part of their life once they are adults.

Together we can raise a generation that is open and welcoming, provided we have the appropriate tools like these books.

My Project

My students need to experience the world beyond their community. They need to learn about different religions than their own, the triumphs of all genders, and become aware of humans of all races. One of the best and most effective way to do this is through quality children's literature that explains and shows these things at a level students can understand and remember. In a society as diverse as our world is today, students who may not get to experience this diversity on a daily basis must be exposed to diversity in other ways to foster acceptance and inclusion at a young age.

Mrs. Seyerle
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
She Persisted Boxed Set • Amazon Business $23.07 1 $23.07
Under My Hijab • Amazon Business $17.06 1 $17.06
All Are Welcome • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
The Day You Begin • Amazon Business $14.58 1 $14.58
What If... • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Let the Children March • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Malala's Magic Pencil • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Ada Twist, Scientist • Amazon Business $14.36 1 $14.36
I Am Enough • Amazon Business $14.24 1 $14.24
Iggy Peck, Architect • Amazon Business $14.19 1 $14.19
Herstory: 50 Women and Girls Who Shook Up the World • Amazon Business $13.51 1 $13.51
Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race • Amazon Business $13.50 1 $13.50
Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers) • Amazon Business $13.37 1 $13.37
Dreamers • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation (Jane Addams Award Book (Awards)) • Amazon Business $13.26 1 $13.26
Say Something • Amazon Business $12.73 1 $12.73
Turning Pages: My Life Story • Amazon Business $12.37 1 $12.37
I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History (Vashti Harrison) • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
Hello, Universe • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut (Denene Millner Books) • Amazon Business $11.43 1 $11.43
Drawn Together • Amazon Business $10.91 1 $10.91
Mommy's Khimar • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Festival of Colors • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Captain Marvel What Makes a Hero • Amazon Business $9.12 1 $9.12
Rosie Revere, Engineer • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Stella Diaz Has Something to Say • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
If You Were a Kid During the Civil Rights Movement • Amazon Business $6.36 1 $6.36

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