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Mrs. Delph from Hedgesville WV is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Gallant Grammar Gurus

My students need a more creative and engaging way to learn and apply grammar knowledge. These books have specific passages that will aid in the teaching of grammar, and tie into our reading lessons.

  • $378 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My 5th grade students come from all different kinds of socioeconomic backgrounds. They are determined children. They grow immensely throughout the year with the encouragement from not only myself, but their other classmates. Together, we build an environment for creativity, emotions, collaboration, understanding, support, and a sense of belonging.

My students have a heart of gold and strive to improve their lives.

They come to school everyday carrying weight on their shoulders, but continue to fight to grow in the classroom. Once the first onion layer is pulled back, you find a student who would do anything to improve.

My Project

The books for this project provide areas and applications to learn correct grammar usage. Through these books, my students will learn and apply correct grammar in their school work as well as have the tools they will need in the future. They will be able to use their love of reading in the classroom in order to connect the reading and language arts.

My students struggle with grammar knowledge and application, and these mentor books will help provide the missing piece.

My students need these books to not only learn and apply grammatical correctness but to also expand upon their love of reading and learn the power of words!

Mrs. Delph
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
A Wish to Be a Christmas Tree • Amazon Business $15.51 1 $15.51
The Boy Who Loved Words • Amazon Business $13.66 1 $13.66
Hey, Little Ant • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59
Each Kindness (Jane Addams Award Book (Awards)) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Jumanji 30th Anniversary Edition • Amazon Business $12.79 1 $12.79
The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins (Caldecott Honor Book) • Amazon Business $12.49 1 $12.49
Amazing Grace (Reading Rainbow Books) • Amazon Business $11.48 1 $11.48
Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale (Picture Puffin) • Amazon Business $9.50 1 $9.50
Up North at the Cabin • Amazon Business $9.48 1 $9.48
The Royal Bee • Amazon Business $9.46 1 $9.46
Cherries and Cherry Pits • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The Empty Pot • Amazon Business $7.48 1 $7.48
Salt in His Shoes: Michael Jordan in Pursuit of a Dream • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
Too Many Tamales • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
My Mama Had A Dancing Heart (Orchard Paperbacks) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Cindy Ellen: A Wild Western Cinderella • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch (paperback) • Amazon Business $6.69 1 $6.69
Wilma Unlimited: How Wilma Rudolph Became the World's Fastest Woman • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Over and Under the Snow • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Gleam and Glow • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
The Legend of the Poinsettia • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
When I Was Young in the Mountains (Reading Rainbow Books) • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Thank You, Sarah: The Woman Who Saved Thanksgiving • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears: A West African Tale • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Encounter (Voyager Books) • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Scarecrow • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Train to Somewhere • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Night of the Veggie Monster • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Fiona's Luck • Amazon Business $6.36 1 $6.36
Bigmama's • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29
The Keeping Quilt • Amazon Business $5.86 1 $5.86
Do Unto Otters: A Book About Manners • Amazon Business $5.64 1 $5.64
Dear Juno (Picture Puffins) • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey (Picture Puffin Books) • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
In My Momma's Kitchen • Amazon Business $5.31 1 $5.31
Hello, Harvest Moon • Amazon Business $3.78 1 $3.78

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