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Ms. Dizon from Mansfield PA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Experiencing the World Through Books

Help me give my students picture books, chapter books, and content area books.

  • $587 goal

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My Students

My students live a very rural area and many don't travel much. My students have a wide range of reading abilities. They love to share books with others and read together.

The looks on their faces when I am reading aloud to them fills my teacher's heart.

Even my toughest kiddos love our read-aloud time.

Our school community believes in inspiring children to love to read and be life-long learners. I really believe in the importance of reading aloud every day.

My Project

One of my goals is to teach my students to picture a story in their mind, like a movie, to aid their comprehension. Having strong mentor texts will allow me to share books that tie in with the skills we teach and expose students to new ideas.

Knowing first-hand how books have such a positive impact on children has made a positive impact on my teaching.

My dream is to build up my classroom library of picture and chapter books. I want encourage my students by creating relationships between them and books so they enjoy the life-long love of reading.

Ms. Dizon
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Teacher Created Materials - Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Earth and Space Science - 5 Book Set - Grade 3 - Guided Reading Level O - R • Amazon Business $38.73 1 $38.73
My Weird School Daze 12-Book Box Set: Books 1-12 • Amazon Business $31.49 1 $31.49
Reading Rulers Duo Window - pk of 10-10 Color Pack (one of Each) • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
Mercy Watson Boxed Set: Adventures of a Porcine Wonder • Amazon Business $21.49 1 $21.49
Sticks • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
Lovely Beasts: The Surprising Truth • Amazon Business $13.76 1 $13.76
Just Ask!: Be Different, Be Brave, Be You • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
Sam and Dave Dig a Hole (Irma S and James H Black Award for Excellence in Children's Literature (Awards)) • Amazon Business $13.43 1 $13.43
I'm NOT just a Scribble... • Amazon Business $13.13 1 $13.13
Granddad Bud: A Veterans Day Story • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Most People • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
No Boring Stories! • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Dreamers • Amazon Business $12.29 1 $12.29
How to Read a Book • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Veterans: Heroes in Our Neighborhood • Amazon Business $11.95 1 $11.95
A House That Once Was • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
Friends and Foes: Poems About Us All • Amazon Business $11.53 1 $11.53
Ayobami and the Names of the Animals • Amazon Business $11.34 1 $11.34
How to Be a Lion • Amazon Business $10.79 1 $10.79
Grumpy Monkey • Amazon Business $10.62 1 $10.62
I Walk with Vanessa: A Story About a Simple Act of Kindness • Amazon Business $10.59 1 $10.59
Imagine! • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Karen's Roller Skates (Baby-sitters Little Sister Graphic Novel #2): A Graphix Book (Baby-Sitters Little Sister Graphix) • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
Extreme Weather: Surviving Tornadoes, Sandstorms, Hailstorms, Blizzards, Hurricanes, and More! (National Geographic Kids) • Amazon Business $9.72 1 $9.72
Interrupting Chicken and the Elephant of Surprise • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49
The Day the Crayons Quit • Amazon Business $9.19 1 $9.19
Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 14) • Amazon Business $8.90 1 $8.90
This Book Is Gray • Amazon Business $8.79 1 $8.79
3 Adventures on Deckawoo Drive: 3 Books in 1 (Tales from Deckawoo Drive) • Amazon Business $8.79 1 $8.79
Karen's Witch (Baby-Sitters Little Sister Graphix) • Amazon Business $8.39 1 $8.39
Perimeter, Area, and Volume: A Monster Book of Dimensions • Amazon Business $7.06 1 $7.06
Place Value • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Bink and Gollie • Amazon Business $6.97 1 $6.97
Climate Change (True Books: Ecosystems (Paperback)) • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95
Where Is Antarctica? • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Eugenia Lincoln and the Unexpected Package: Tales from Deckawoo Drive, Volume Four • Amazon Business $4.59 1 $4.59
What Is NASA? (What Was?) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
What Is the Statue of Liberty? (What Was?) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
What Was Ellis Island? • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
What Is Climate Change? (What Was?) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

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