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Ms. Simon from Canton OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Experience The Excitement With Big Books!

My students need big books to experience the fun of reading, including ten big books about community helpers that I know my students will love.

  • $416 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

The children in my class are amazing! They are amazing because of the enthusiasm and love they show for learning. I have 3 and 4 year old students. Some have special abilities and some are typically developing. It is an all-day class and is in session 5 days a week.

If students are engaged in meaningful and exciting materials, they stay engaged and develop their love of learning.

I try to change the materials so they don't get bored and they stay involved. They love the different centers and choices they have to interact with each other. They are ready for a new adventure in learning.

My Project

There are books and then there are Big Books! Big books are exciting in that they allow the children to experience the sensory part of them. Large print and big colorful pictures will grab any child's attention.

Big books are fun and easily shared with friends.

They can lay the books down on the rug while on their stomachs and enjoy the thrill of the story.

Having new big books will definitely gain the interest of my students. They will want to look at the large print and pictures and listen while it is read to them. I can't wait to see their faces!

Ms. Simon
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Our Community Helpers Book Set (Set of 10) - Paperback • Kaplan Early Learning Company $50.11 1 $50.11
Fundamental Nursery Rhymes Big Book Set (Set of 4) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $40.76 1 $40.76
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? - Big Book • Kaplan Early Learning Company $23.76 1 $23.76
The Color of Us - Big Book • Kaplan Early Learning Company $22.94 1 $22.94
Mouse Paint - Big Book • Kaplan Early Learning Company $22.94 1 $22.94
Eating The Alphabet - Big Book • Kaplan Early Learning Company $22.94 1 $22.94
Feathers For Lunch - Big Book • Kaplan Early Learning Company $22.91 1 $22.91
Up, Down, and Around - Big Book • Kaplan Early Learning Company $21.24 1 $21.24
From Head to Toe - Big Book • Kaplan Early Learning Company $21.24 1 $21.24
The Little Red Hen Big Book • Kaplan Early Learning Company $21.24 1 $21.24
Owl Babies - Big Book • Kaplan Early Learning Company $21.24 1 $21.24
One Is A Snail, Ten Is A Crab: A Counting By Feet Book - Big Book • Kaplan Early Learning Company $21.24 1 $21.24
Shapes, Shapes, Shapes - Paperback • Kaplan Early Learning Company $5.94 1 $5.94

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