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Ms. Moody from Kiln MS is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

First Chapter Friday

Help me give my students some amazing new reads for First Chapter Friday!

  • $513 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Remember being read to when you were a student? Remember the catchy phrase “Hooked on Phonics”? Well, I want my students to be “Hooked on Fridays”. I will be teaching 10th grade students from low socioeconomic backgrounds. My students are excited about First Chapter Friday’s. They want to read relevant books with topics they are facing each day! My students are eager to start reading! I am hoping to bring my passion for reading to my students. With your help, I want my students to be Hooked on Fridays! Students will be excited to read new books which are relevant to their everyday lives!

My Project

I hope to make a difference in my student's motivation to read. By reading the first chapter of a different book on Friday, I hope my students become exciting about reading.

High school students have lost their love of reading, help me to win them over!

I want to give them the option to choose something new and exciting! Many of these students have not picked up a book since before middle school. It is important to me to instill the love of reading again for these kids!

Every Friday, I will read aloud a chapter from a new book. Hopefully, this book will spark a light in someone and they will check the book out!

Ms. Moody
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Silence Between Us • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Archenemies (Renegades) • Amazon Business $16.79 1 $16.79
Sing, Unburied, Sing: A Novel • Amazon Business $15.15 1 $15.15
Renegades • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Greyson Gray: Rubicon (The Greyson Gray Series) (Volume 4) • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
Greyson Gray: Deadfall (The Greyson Gray Series) (Volume 3) • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
Greyson Gray: Fair Game (The Greyson Gray Series) (Volume 2) • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
Where the Crawdads Sing • Amazon Business $14.27 1 $14.27
The Everlasting Rose (The Belles series, Book 2) • Amazon Business $14.25 1 $14.25
Supernova • Amazon Business $14.01 1 $14.01
Children of Virtue and Vengeance (Legacy of Orisha) • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Caraval • Amazon Business $13.95 1 $13.95
Just Mercy (Adapted for Young Adults): A True Story of the Fight for Justice • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
I, Claudia • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
Smoke in the Sun (Flame in the Mist) • Amazon Business $13.27 1 $13.27
Greyson Gray: Camp Legend (The Greyson Gray Series) • Amazon Business $12.56 1 $12.56
The Hate U Give Collector's Edition • Amazon Business $11.76 1 $11.76
Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha) • Amazon Business $11.02 1 $11.02
The Poet X • Amazon Business $10.96 1 $10.96
Legendary: A Caraval Novel • Amazon Business $10.54 1 $10.54
Catwoman: Soulstealer (DC Icons Series) • Amazon Business $10.32 1 $10.32
Batman: Nightwalker (DC Icons Series) • Amazon Business $10.32 1 $10.32
Finale: A Caraval Novel • Amazon Business $10.00 1 $10.00
The Belles • Amazon Business $9.93 1 $9.93
All American Boys • Amazon Business $9.73 1 $9.73
Patron Saints of Nothing • Amazon Business $8.21 1 $8.21
Flame in the Mist • Amazon Business $7.60 1 $7.60
Wonder Woman: Warbringer (DC Icons Series) • Amazon Business $7.48 1 $7.48
Piecing Me Together • Amazon Business $7.02 1 $7.02
Long Way Down • Amazon Business $6.70 1 $6.70
Dear Martin • Amazon Business $5.48 1 $5.48
The Wrath & the Dawn (The Wrath and the Dawn) • Amazon Business $4.02 1 $4.02

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