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Mrs. Rogers from Bronx NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fantasy Fiction for Fabulous Kids!

My students need popular fantasy books for a unit of study on fantasy fiction! These include 3 Percy Jackson and The Olympians Boxed Sets, 3 of the "The Dark is Rising" 5-book sets, and 3 copies of "A Hero's Guide to Deadly Dragons."

  • $516 goal

This project expired on May 31, 2012.

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My Students

My amazing 6th grade students NEED more books for independent reading. We will be starting a genre study on fantasy books and we simply need more good books!

I teach in a part of New York that is basically ground zero for childhood poverty.

Most of my students are receiving free or reduced lunch and very few have books at home. This year, we have grown so much as readers. In the beginning of the school year, most of my students were reading multiple grade levels behind. Now, many are reading at or above grade level. All of this is due to our implementation of TCRWP in our English classes.

My Project

With your help, we can grow even more as readers. Undertaking a genre study of books is a challenging and amazing endeavor. The only way we will be able to do this in the 2012 school year is by the financial support of donors like you. With budget cuts increasing, there simply is no funding left to purchase the materials my students so desperately need.

This project is vital to the growth of my students as readers.

We have grown so much this year, and we must keep the momentum going. Thank you for considering our project and for your commitment to education and our collective future. God bless.

Mrs. Rogers
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 100 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
A Night In Terror Tower (Classic Goosebumps Series #12) R. L • AKJ Books $4.43 3 $13.29
Be Careful What You Wish For (Classic Goosebumps Series #7) • AKJ Books $4.43 3 $13.29
Beware, the Snowman (Goosebumps Series #51) R. L. Stine • AKJ Books $4.43 3 $13.29
Chicken Chicken (Goosebumps Series #53) R. L. Stine • AKJ Books $4.43 3 $13.29
Creep From the Deep • AKJ Books $4.43 3 $13.29
Calling All Creeps (Goosebumps Series) R. L. Stine • AKJ Books $3.69 3 $11.07
A Hero''s Guide to Deadly Dragons • AKJ Books $5.17 3 $15.51
How to Be a Pirate • AKJ Books $5.17 3 $15.51
How to Cheat a Dragon''s Curse • AKJ Books $5.17 3 $15.51
How to Speak Dragonese (How to Train Your Dragon Series #3) • AKJ Books $8.13 3 $24.39
Among The Enemy • AKJ Books $5.17 3 $15.51
Among the Free • AKJ Books $5.17 3 $15.51
Among the Impostors • AKJ Books $5.17 3 $15.51
Percy Jackson and The Olympians Boxed Set • AKJ Books $14.79 3 $44.37
The Dark is Rising Sequence [The Dark is Rising 5 Volume Box • AKJ Books $22.19 3 $66.57
Into the Wild, Fire and Ice, & Forest of Secrets • AKJ Books $11.83 3 $35.49
Eighth Grade Bites (The Chronicles of Vladimir Tod Series #1 • AKJ Books $12.57 3 $37.71
Aliens for Dinner Steve Bjorkman, Steve Bjorkman (Illustrato • AKJ Books $2.95 3 $8.85
Aliens for Breakfast • AKJ Books $2.95 3 $8.85

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