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Mrs. Stanton from Bloomington MN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Great Books, Great Readers!

My students need a large variety of books at all reading levels including I Survived, Baby Monkey Private Eye, Pete the Kitty and more!

  • $166 goal

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My Students

We have such a diverse group of kids at my school: kids from all different backgrounds and from different socioeconomic levels. We have gifted kids and kids with special needs.

I work directly with students who struggle with reading and math and who need some extra help to get caught up.

Many of my students are English Language Learners. They all have something in common. They all love to learn. They also love reading new books and experiencing new things.

My Project

I am the head of the I Love To Read Month planning group in my school. Over the past few years we have started a tradition of getting books into the hands of kids. This February, we hop to again present books to every kid in our school.

As a reading teacher, I am a firm believer that the more books kids have access to, the more they will love to read.

During I Love To Read Month, all students will have a time to come to our "eagle book store" and do some shopping for a new book of their very own. This will be theirs to keep. Building a personal library is essential to becoming an avid reader.

All of the books in this proposal will be given to students, for them to keep. They will get to choose the book they love.

It is my goal to get books in the hands of all the kids in my school.

Mrs. Stanton
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 25 students.

5 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pete the Kitty and the Groovy Playdate (Pete the Cat) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Peanut Butter and Jelly (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #3) • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
Baby Monkey, Private Eye • Amazon Business $11.33 1 $11.33
Middle School: Escape to Australia • Amazon Business $10.10 1 $10.10
Big Nate: Silent But Deadly • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
The Wild Robot Escapes • Amazon Business $9.60 1 $9.60
Middle School: From Hero to Zero • Amazon Business $8.27 1 $8.27
Elephant & Piggie Like Reading! It's Shoe Time! • Amazon Business $7.54 1 $7.54
Elephant & Piggie Like Reading! The Good for Nothing Button! • Amazon Business $6.76 1 $6.76
Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #5) • Amazon Business $6.07 1 $6.07
I Survived the Attack of the Grizzlies, 1967 (I Survived #17) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Eva and the Lost Pony: A Branches Book (Owl Diaries #8) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

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