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Ms. Keedy from E Palo Alto CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Guided Reading Books For All!

My students need leveled books for small group of guided reading instruction.

  • $4,259 goal

This project expired on June 5, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students learn every day through inquiry and multiple means of representation. They love exploring different ways to solve one problem. They think outside the box when finding solutions.

In our classroom, we like to not only learn by listening, but also by seeing and doing.

My students not only learn from me, but they learn from each other and themselves. My students are curious and eager to learn! With teamwork and perseverance, they can accomplish anything they set their minds to in my class!

My Project

A main portion our day consists of guided reading. Guided reading is where I can meet with a group of 4-5 students and read with them reading and exploring with books which are a little more difficult than their independent level (the level where students can read books on their own).

Guided reading is very beneficial because it enables me to read closely with students and give them the instruction that they need.

The books in this order will be used for guided reading. Many books that are used for guided reading I find are not appropriate. These books are leveled books at various levels that are specifically made for guided reading. So not only will I be able to increase our guided reading collection but students will learn how to read with new engaging texts.

Ms. Keedy
Grades PreK-2
  • Brentwood Academy
  • E Palo Alto, CA
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 24 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fountas & Pinnell Classroom Guided Reading Collection, Grade 1 • Heinemann $3,000.00 1 $3,000.00

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