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Teacher Hay from Prescott Valley AZ is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

For the Love of Books!

My students need books for our library, ones that they truly enjoy reading reading on a daily basis.

  • $307 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

“It is our choices that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” My students truly show this everyday in each choice that they make. When walking into my classroom what you will see is creativity, critical thinking, communication, and collaboration.

My fifth grade students make teaching fun!

Everyday they come into class with a smile on their face and ready to take on the day. They are a community of learners who benefit most when learning from one another.

My Project

I have been trying to collect books that are of a higher reading level and non-fiction books for my fifth-graders, but it takes time and money. My students have been asking me for certain books like Harry Potter, Dork Diaries, and the What Was and Who Was books. Being a new teacher I started off the year with only a few books and I actually thought I was teaching second grade, then I got moved to fifth grade. Being an English teacher, and having a passion for reading myself, I would like my students to have books that will instill a love of reading within them as well.

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Teacher Hay
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 85 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dork Diaries By Rachel Renee Russell 12 Books Collection Set (Puppy Love, Holiday Heartbreak, TV Star, Pop Star, OMG, Skating Sensation, Party Time) • Amazon Business $48.99 1 $48.99
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Book 7) • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire • Amazon Business $9.78 1 $9.78
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two: The Official Playscript of the Original West End Production • Amazon Business $9.41 1 $9.41
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Book 6) • Amazon Business $9.26 1 $9.26
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay • Amazon Business $7.20 1 $7.20
Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
What Is the Declaration of Independence? (What Was?) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Who Were the Wright Brothers? (Who Was?) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Who Was Amelia Earhart? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Who Was Susan B. Anthony? • Amazon Business $5.97 1 $5.97
What Was the Great Depression? • Amazon Business $5.69 1 $5.69
Who Was Walt Disney? • Amazon Business $5.62 1 $5.62
What Was Ellis Island? • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
Who Was Anne Frank? • Amazon Business $5.39 1 $5.39
Who Was Neil Armstrong? • Amazon Business $5.08 1 $5.08
Who Was Rosa Parks? • Amazon Business $5.08 1 $5.08
Where Is Our Solar System? • Amazon Business $5.01 1 $5.01
Who Was Marie Curie? • Amazon Business $5.00 1 $5.00
Who Was Helen Keller? • Amazon Business $4.90 1 $4.90
Who Was Dr. Seuss? • Amazon Business $4.80 1 $4.80
Who Was Albert Einstein? • Amazon Business $4.79 1 $4.79
What Was the Battle of Gettysburg? • Amazon Business $4.79 1 $4.79
Who Was Blackbeard? • Amazon Business $4.75 1 $4.75
What Was the Underground Railroad? • Amazon Business $4.34 1 $4.34
What Was Pearl Harbor? • Amazon Business $4.28 1 $4.28
Who Was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? • Amazon Business $4.22 1 $4.22
Who Was Harriet Tubman? • Amazon Business $4.11 1 $4.11
What Were the Salem Witch Trials? (What Was?) • Amazon Business $3.77 1 $3.77

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