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Ms. Johnson from Seattle WA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Early Equity Education: Anti Bias Preschool Materials

My students need exposure to materials representing diversity! We need books with diverse ethnicities, family structures, economic classes and gender identities.

  • $209 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My class has 3-5-year-old students, whose boundless energy and enthusiasm keep me on my toes! They are just starting to learn about the world, their ability to effect change in it and to form relationships. For many of my students, this is their first time in a school setting and a majority has special needs, though this does not stop them from learning incredible things. Watching children say their first words and form their first friendship never grows old.

My Project

In preschool, students become more aware and involved with the world around them. They start noticing and categorizing people and experiences. Providing opportunities for them to explore and value diversity at this age is key! Books that directly address differences and portray characters of a variety of cultures and identities are a fantastic way to do this.

As well as providing students with exposure to other cultures and identities, we want opportunities for all students' to celebrate their identity.

All student's in the class should feel valued for who they are and have a chance to see that identity reflected in the materials around them.

The list of books I am hoping to provide my students' with comes from Anti-Bias Leaders in Early Childhood Education. This site, facilitated by 3 educators experienced in both anti-bias work and early childhood education, provides resources for educators looking to bring anti-bias educational tools in their own practice. As well as providing resources to support this in my students, I am hoping to support my own learning through reading 'Leading Anti Bias Early Childhood Programs'.

Ms. Johnson
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Leading Anti-Bias Early Childhood Programs: A Guide for Change (Early Childhood Education) (Early Childhood Education (Teacher's College Pr)) • Amazon Business $24.95 1 $24.95
Home • Amazon Business $13.60 1 $13.60
Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress • Amazon Business $12.51 1 $12.51
Red: A Crayon's Story • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
Pablo's Tree • Amazon Business $9.97 1 $9.97
Last Stop on Market Street • Amazon Business $9.39 1 $9.39
Many Ways: How Families Practice Their Beliefs and Religions (Shelley Rotner's Early Childhood Library) • Amazon Business $8.38 1 $8.38
Back of the Bus • Amazon Business $8.31 1 $8.31
Hairs/Pelitos • Amazon Business $7.57 1 $7.57
Whose Shoes?: A Shoe for Every Job • Amazon Business $7.16 1 $7.16
Shades of Black: A Celebration of Our Children • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors • Amazon Business $6.64 1 $6.64
Everybody Cooks Rice (Picture Books) • Amazon Business $6.26 1 $6.26

Materials cost

$133.71

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.70

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.01

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$177.42

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.31

Total project goal

$208.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$208.73

3 Donors

-$129.96

Donations toward project cost

-$117.97

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.99

match offer

-$69.94

Match offer toward project cost

-$59.45

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.49

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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