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Ms. McMillan from Southgate MI is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Getting Off the Screen and into Books

Help me give my students non-fiction texts to research their self seleceted topics.

  • $419 goal

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My Students

I recently joined this great community of learners. The students in my classroom are 1st-3rd graders and are working toward independence in their learning. They love to listen to stories, write, and are such a hard working group of kids.

My Project

My students are working on researching a topic of their choice. They will be creating a non-fiction book of their own to share the information with others.

Using Google or asking Alexa are the first things children do when they want to know something.

While this is a good start, I want to show them that books can give them so much of the information they are seeking.

My classroom is in need of books about the research topics my students have chosen. This will help to excited them about books and about both reading and writing.

Ms. McMillan
Grades PreK-2

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Magic Tree House Research Guide 18-Book Set (American Revolution, Ancient Greece and the Olympic • Amazon Business $95.00 1 $95.00
TIME FOR KIDS® Informational Text Grade 2 Readers Set 1 10-Book Set (TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers) • Amazon Business $66.39 1 $66.39
National Geographic Kids Animal Encyclopedia 2nd edition: 2,500 Animals with Photos, Maps, and More! • Amazon Business $19.42 1 $19.42
Absolute Expert: Space: All the Latest Facts from the Field • Amazon Business $18.59 1 $18.59
Clown Fish - Curious Kids Press: Kids book about animals and wildlife, Children's books 4-6 • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
A Kid's Guide to Black Holes Astronomy Books Grade 6 | Astronomy & Space Science • Amazon Business $12.45 1 $12.45
The Ultimate Book of Sharks (National Geographic Kids) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Fish (Cool Pets for Kids) • Amazon Business $10.00 1 $10.00
Beautiful Black Holes For Kids • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
National Geographic Kids Everything Dogs: All the Canine Facts, Photos, and Fun You Can Get Your Paws On! • Amazon Business $9.90 1 $9.90
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2022, U.S. Edition (National Geographic Kids Almanac (Quality)) • Amazon Business $9.30 1 $9.30
I'm Going to be a . . . Vet: A Career Book for Kids • Amazon Business $9.19 1 $9.19
National Geographic Readers: Cats vs. Dogs • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
National Geographic Readers: Cats (Level 1 Co-reader) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
National Geographic Readers: Foxes (L2) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
National Geographic Readers: Monkeys • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
National Geographic Readers: Planes • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
National Geographic Readers: Frogs! • Amazon Business $4.50 1 $4.50
National Geographic Readers: Hang On Monkey! • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
National Geographic Readers: Sharks! (Science Reader Level 2) • Amazon Business $2.98 1 $2.98

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