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Ms. Murphy from Stilwell OK is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Gettin' Buggy With Books!

My students need these books to learn about the different types of insects.

  • $354 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This year I have a wide range of students. Most of my students are Native American, some that are eager to learn, others that will need that extra push to succeed. The children seem to work really well together and encourage each other.

I believe that all students can and will learn regardless of ethnicity.

They just need to be nurtured and encouraged to succeed. Some just need to know that they are loved and can achieve their goals as long as they don't quit and never give up.

My Project

I have selected these books about different insects, so my students can become familiar with a wide variety of insects. Some of the insects include bees, butterflies, dragonflies, flies, lady bugs, and my personal favorite, the walking-stick. I believe these books will help teach my students about the importance of bug life, and their need in nature.

You can never have enough books.

I believe that the more information my students gain from these books, the better they will understand why science and nature go hand in hand. These books will not only teach them about science but will also improve the reading a literacy skills.

Ms. Murphy
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
In the Garden: Who's Been Here? Who's Been Here? • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Jazz Fly • AKJ Education $13.10 1 $13.10
Beetles and Bugs • AKJ Education $9.45 1 $9.45
If You Love Honey • AKJ Education $8.06 1 $8.06
All About Drawing Wild Animals & Exotic Creatures • AKJ Education $7.26 1 $7.26
Bugs and Slugs • AKJ Education $7.18 1 $7.18
Good Trick Walking Stick • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
One More Bug: An Insect Addition Book • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Noisy Bug Sing-Along • AKJ Education $6.53 1 $6.53
Insect Homes • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Incredible Butterflies • AKJ Education $5.95 1 $5.95
Colors of Insects • AKJ Education $5.91 1 $5.91
Hello, World! Backyard Bugs • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Seedlings: Bees • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
How Do Insects Protect Themselves? • AKJ Education $5.80 1 $5.80
How Do Insects Work Together? • AKJ Education $5.80 1 $5.80
Can You Find These Bugs? • AKJ Education $5.80 1 $5.80
About Insects • AKJ Education $5.80 1 $5.80
What Do Insects Eat? • AKJ Education $5.80 1 $5.80
Bugs and Beetles • AKJ Education $5.11 1 $5.11
Super Spiders • AKJ Education $5.11 1 $5.11
Insects • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Bugs Are Insects • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Best Book of Bugs • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Dragonflies • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Animals In Flight • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Honey Bees • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Creeping Caterpillars • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Ants • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Caterpillars to Butterflies • AKJ Education $5.07 1 $5.07
Insects • AKJ Education $5.07 1 $5.07
Honey in a Hive • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Going Buggy • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Insects • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Wild Insects and Spiders! (Wild Kratts) • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
About Bugs • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Bugs! • AKJ Education $3.61 1 $3.61
It's a Good Thing There Are Insects • AKJ Education $3.61 1 $3.61
Bees • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
National Geographic Readers: Caterpillar to Butterfly • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Bugs Hide and Seek • AKJ Education $3.19 1 $3.19
How to Hide a Butterfly and Other Insects • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Big Bugs, Little Bugs • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
The Buzz on Insects • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
The Icky Stick Frog • AKJ Education $2.57 1 $2.57

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