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Mrs. Dick from Hampstead NC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Engaged in Literature

My students need great literature to practice/review our fourth grade literature standards. It is very important for students to see and be engaged in excellent novels to help find their love of reading.

  • $800 goal

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My Students

Our school is a Title I school in Hampstead, North Carolina. Our school services students from Pre-K through 5th grade. Our school is experiencing tremendous growth and resources are limited.

My group of students will be a mixed ability group with many different interests and backgrounds.

They love to learn and take on new adventures.

This year I am thrilled to have taken on a new adventure in fourth grade. I teach two classes of fourth grade students. I have the opportunity to teach ELA and Social Studies. This year I have been able to share some amazing books with my students. They love being read to and they share their excitement about reading with me. Thanks to a great group of parents in our classroom, we have been able to add to our read aloud and mentor text collection. Next, I would love to get some great literature into my students' hands. I want them to continue to be excited about reading. I would like to add several sets of books to our classroom so that I can share this great literature with my small guided reading groups and as a shared reading.

My Project

My students need great books that have excellent examples of figurative language and are good examples of great writing. I want to continue to grow my students' love of reading. They have read some great books in class this year and I want to be able to introduce them to some wonderful authors to help them continue to thrive and grow as readers.

I would like to use these books in guided reading groups as well as a whole class shared reading.

During these times, we will have great discussions regarding what is happening in the stories. It is a great way to review the different fictional reading standards that we have learned this year.

Mrs. Dick
Grades 3-5

This project will reach 55 students.

9 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Maniac Magee • Amazon Business $5.59 30 $167.70
Matilda • Amazon Business $7.99 8 $63.92
Rules • Amazon Business $7.97 8 $63.76
My Side of the Mountain (Puffin Modern Classics) • Amazon Business $6.99 8 $55.92
Holes • Amazon Business $6.04 8 $48.32
Frindle • Amazon Business $5.64 8 $45.12
Number the Stars • Amazon Business $5.59 8 $44.72
Shiloh (The Shiloh Quartet) • Amazon Business $5.59 8 $44.72
Because of Winn-Dixie • Amazon Business $5.29 8 $42.32
Out of My Mind • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Hatchet • Amazon Business $5.49 1 $5.49
Turtle in Paradise • Amazon Business $4.30 1 $4.30

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