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Ms. Thomas from Roxbury MA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Graphic Novels to Support All Readers

Help me give my students quality graphic novels, such as graphic adaptations of Anne Frank's Diary and The Hobbit to promote a love of reading!

  • $592 goal

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My Students

My students are incredibly curious and enthusiastic learners who love to read and discover new worlds. Even after a rigorous and demanding school day, they always pull out their books to read and experience more.

When asked who is reading an interesting book, every hand goes up as they eagerly share about their personal books.

Whenever I get new books for our classroom library, I am overwhelmed with volunteers wanting to help unpack and sort the books. These scholars deserve to have as many books at their fingertips as I can give them.

My Project

The more students read, the easier it becomes. The easier reading is, the more they read and the more knowledge they gain. In order to read more, students need books that captivate their interest and characters to whom they can relate. The graphic novels in this project will excite all of my students and be particularly helpful to those who struggle with independent reading comprehension.

When my students get their hands on these high quality graphic novels, even the most reluctant readers will be excited for independent reading time.

I cannot wait to see their imaginations expand and their reading abilities skyrocket. Thank-you for your help in giving all students a book to be excited about!

Ms. Thomas
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Diary Of A Wimpy Kid Collection 12 Books Set By Jeff Kinney • Amazon Business $65.99 1 $65.99
Anne Frank's Diary: The Graphic Adaptation (Pantheon Graphic Library) • Amazon Business $18.65 1 $18.65
Anya's Ghost • Amazon Business $17.17 1 $17.17
The Hobbit (Graphic Novel) with a subtitle of An illustrated edition of the fantasy classic • Amazon Business $15.39 1 $15.39
I Am Alfonso Jones • Amazon Business $14.61 1 $14.61
The Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees • Amazon Business $14.20 1 $14.20
Illegal • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel • Amazon Business $13.97 1 $13.97
March: Book Three • Amazon Business $12.63 1 $12.63
The Golden Compass Graphic Novel, Complete Edition (His Dark Materials) • Amazon Business $12.61 1 $12.61
I Was Their American Dream: A Graphic Memoir • Amazon Business $12.15 1 $12.15
Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare Classics Graphic Novels) • Amazon Business $11.93 1 $11.93
Hey, Kiddo (National Book Award Finalist) • Amazon Business $11.85 1 $11.85
The Crossover (Graphic Novel) (The Crossover Series) • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
Poe: Stories and Poems: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by Gareth Hinds • Amazon Business $11.67 1 $11.67
They Called Us Enemy • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
The Iliad • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
Monster: A Graphic Novel • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Beautiful: Living with the Frenemy • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Beautiful: A Girl's Trip Through the Looking Glass • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Noise: A graphic novel based on a true story • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Beautiful: Game of crones • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Heroes of Olympus, Book One The Lost Hero: The Graphic Novel (Heroes of Olympus, Book One) (The Heroes of Olympus) • Amazon Business $10.96 1 $10.96
March: Book Two • Amazon Business $10.88 1 $10.88
The Heroes of Olympus, Book Two The Son of Neptune: The Graphic Novel (The Heroes of Olympus, Book Two) • Amazon Business $10.79 1 $10.79
March: Book One • Amazon Business $10.50 1 $10.50
Awkward (Berrybrook Middle School) • Amazon Business $9.90 1 $9.90
The Hidden Kingdom (Wings of Fire Graphic Novel #3): A Graphix Book (3) • Amazon Business $9.69 1 $9.69
Coraline: The Graphic Novel • Amazon Business $9.32 1 $9.32
The City of Ember: The Graphic Novel • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Guts • Amazon Business $7.89 1 $7.89
Crush (Berrybrook Middle School) • Amazon Business $7.88 1 $7.88
New Kid • Amazon Business $7.79 1 $7.79
The Odyssey • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
The Lost Heir (Wings of Fire Graphic Novel #2) (2) • Amazon Business $6.50 1 $6.50
A Graphix Book: Wings of Fire Graphic Novel #1: The Dragonet Prophecy • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Best Friends • Amazon Business $5.79 1 $5.79

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