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Mrs. Etling from Apopka FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Everyone Needs a Good Book

My students need more chapter books to enhance their reading. As second graders, they are becoming more fluent and more interested in chapter books. I need to have more of these books available for them.

  • $298 goal

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My Students

I currently teach 2nd grade students in an inclusion classroom. This includes students with ADHD, speech and language disorders, autism, and Spanish Speakers. Most of my students are on free or reduced lunch. Even with these struggles, they come to school everyday, ready to learn and always put their best foot forward! Watching them this year, they have really grown in their reading abilities. You can help me by giving them more chapter books that they are interested in reading.

My Project

My students are in need of some more chapter books to read. As second graders, they are becoming more and more interested in reading these types of books. While I do have some chapter books for them, I do not have many. A lot of them are interested in the Magic Tree House books along with the Merlin Mission books. I would like to be able to have more of these available for them so they can continue their love of reading. My students are becoming strong readers because they are reading so much more independently. I would like to continue their motivation and dedication to keep on reading!

Mrs. Etling
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Magic Tree House Merlin Missions #1-25 Boxed Set • Amazon Business $90.93 1 $90.93
My Weird School Daze 12-Book Box Set: Books 1-12 • Amazon Business $28.94 1 $28.94
Judy Blume's Fudge Box Set • Amazon Business $25.91 1 $25.91
Roald Dahl Magical Gift Set (4 Books): Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, James and the Giant Peach, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator • Amazon Business $19.69 1 $19.69
Magic Tree House Volumes 25-28 Boxed Set • Amazon Business $16.93 1 $16.93
Magic Tree House Volumes 21-24 Boxed Set: American History Quartet • Amazon Business $15.55 1 $15.55
Charlotte's Web • Amazon Business $5.79 2 $11.58
Big Nate Triple Play Box Set: Big Nate: In a Class by Himself, Big Nate Strikes Again, Big Nate on a Roll • Amazon Business $10.34 1 $10.34

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