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Ms. Carroll from Benicia CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Falling in Love With Reading: One Series at a Time.

Help me give my students the gift of books! Our class is in need of book series to help support the work we are doing in Reading Workshop to build our literacy skills.

  • $563 goal

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My Students

I'm excited to be starting my second year in second grade with an amazing group of creative, thoughtful and inquisitive students! My students are active and eager learners who are always on the go!

I strive to create a rich learning environment that meets the needs of all of my students, while also encouraging them to explore, be creative, and learn from their mistakes.

The students in my classroom have a diverse set of educational needs. Our classroom is filled with blooming scientists, writers, readers, mathematicians, historians, and artists. My goal is to provide my students with a creative and encouraging learning environment.

My Project

My students have fallen in love with book characters! They race to our library to grab the next book in a series to see what their favorite character is up to next. I want to fill our shelves with book series to continue to inspire my enthusiastic readers to fall in love with books.

These titles will be used during our reading group time to help support their growth in fluency and comprehension.

Students will have the opportunity to continue to explore these titles during their independent reading time.

Our class is passionate about reading. Students spend a large portion of their day building their reading skills during our workshop and independent reading time, but we need help filling our shelves with these beloved series. I have fond memories of falling in love with book characters like Junie B. Jones and Amelia Bedelia when I was younger. I was always eager to read the next book in the series and to follow my favorite characters on their next adventure! I want to share that experience with my students by adding these book sets to our classroom library.

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This project will reach 24 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Rainbow Magic Series Collection 42 Books Set (Colour Fairies, Weather Fairies, Party Fairies, Jewel Fairies, Pet Keeper Fairies, Sporty Fairies) • Amazon Business $89.99 1 $89.99
Henry and Mudge The Complete Collection: Henry and Mudge; Henry and Mudge in Puddle Trouble; Henry and Mudge and the Bedtime Thumps; Henry and Mudge ... under the Yellow Moon, etc. (Henry & Mudge) • Amazon Business $72.72 1 $72.72
My Weird School 21-Book Box Set • Amazon Business $51.99 1 $51.99
Geronimo Stilton Series 1 Collection 10 Books Box Set • Amazon Business $42.01 1 $42.01
Junie B. Jones Complete First Grade Collection Box set • Amazon Business $35.66 1 $35.66
Amelia Bedelia Chapter Book 10-Book Box Set • Amazon Business $26.49 1 $26.49
The Bad Guys Box Set: Books 1-5 • Amazon Business $19.22 1 $19.22
Ballpark Mysteries: The Dugout boxed set (books 1-4) • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
Pinky and Rex Love to Read!: Pinky and Rex; Pinky and Rex and the Mean Old Witch; Pinky and Rex and the Bully; Pinky and Rex and the New Neighbors; ... and Rex and the Spelling Bee (Pinky & Rex) • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
Yasmin the Writer • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
Yasmin the Builder • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
Meet Yasmin! • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
Yasmin the Friend • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
Yasmin the Explorer • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
You Can Do It, Yasmin! • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
Yasmin the Superhero • Amazon Business $5.60 1 $5.60
Yasmin the Painter • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

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