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

Future Leaders Need More Books!

Help me give my students the books and supplies they need to begin learning about their hopes, dreams and goals!!

  • $1,950 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

From the moment I met them, even through the barriers of the zooming computer, they were ready and excited to share their art, their projects and their thoughts on the world. One student claimed she was going to be an amazing prosecutor and defy what it is to be a female in society. Another said she wants to be an architect so she can participate in constructing the community around her. My students are powerful, insightful and so kind.

They are driven by their dreams and love for expression.

I will strive every day to be able to support them both academically but also as people.

My Project

My students have very specific passions, dreams and interests. In a remote world, it is harder to go to the library or borrow books from class. I want to be able to purchase books and art supplies that directly cater to their dreams. I have two veterinarians, a prosecutor, three fashion designers, animators, three teachers and an architect!!

I want them to have the resources to start building the foundation to reach their goals and expand their curiosities!

With this proposal funded, we will have material and books that will begin their research and help them learn about their passions.

Ms. Sacks
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 26 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
How to Draw Cool Stuff: A Drawing Guide for Teachers and Students • Amazon Business $12.59 26 $327.34
Studio Series Colored Pencil Set (Set of 30) • Amazon Business $10.26 26 $266.76
101 Awesome Women Who Changed Our World • Amazon Business $9.70 26 $252.20
El Deafo • Amazon Business $7.44 26 $193.44
Becoming Naomi León (Scholastic Gold) • Amazon Business $6.99 15 $104.85
Inside Out and Back Again • Amazon Business $8.99 10 $89.90
Oliver Jeffers: The Working Mind and Drawing Hand • Amazon Business $40.99 2 $81.98
How to Be a Fashion Designer (Careers for Kids) • Amazon Business $13.79 4 $55.16
Career As A Veterinarian: What They Do, How to Become One, and What the Future Holds! (Careers for Kids) • Amazon Business $8.99 4 $35.96
So, You Want to Work with Animals?: Discover Fantastic Ways to Work with Animals, from Veterinary Science to Aquatic Biology (Be What You Want) • Amazon Business $11.69 3 $35.07
Kidpreneurs: Young Entrepreneurs With Big Ideas! • Amazon Business $11.35 3 $34.05
The Truths We Hold: An American Journey (Young Readers Edition) • Amazon Business $10.95 3 $32.85
Cinderella Outgrows the Glass Slipper and Other Zany Fractured Fairy Tale Plays: 5 Funny Plays with Related Writing Activities and Graphic Organizers ... Kids to Explore Plot, Characters, and Setting • Amazon Business $11.59 2 $23.18
Think2Master Premium 215 Laminated Multiplication Flash Cards. (All 0-12 X facts)| Learn More Than Multiplication.| BONUS: 2 Dry Erase Markers & 5 Rings. | Designed By A Teacher to Improve Test Scores • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
Complete Color Coded Flash Cards for All Beginning Music Students • Amazon Business $5.99 3 $17.97
How to be a Scientist (Careers for Kids) • Amazon Business $15.59 1 $15.59
Science is Magic: Amaze your Friends with Spectacular Science Experiments • Amazon Business $13.79 1 $13.79

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