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Mrs. Cornelius from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Happy Holidays Reading

Help me give my students various holiday books to check out through the library.

  • $608 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are avid readers and love to come to the library to check out books. Many of our students do not have access to home libraries or to the public library. We are located in a large urban district, all of our students are free lunch.

Our library is need of new books for all holidays.

Due to the lack of monetary funds for our school libraries, our collection is outdated. We enjoy decorating for our students and need to have the appropriate holiday books to display.

My Project

This will give our students a chance to read a variety of holiday books throughout the school year. These books can also be used to enhance vocabulary through read aloud instruction. Holiday traditions can be discussed in addition to reading. Teachers enjoy using holiday books in the classroom as well.

To develop a love of reading our students need a variety of books to check out from the school library.

It is our goal to also teach social skills through literature, many of these books will emphasize this skills. Students and faculty love to see new books circulating in the library.

Mrs. Cornelius
Grades PreK-2
  • Pierce Elementary School
  • Oklahoma City, OK
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Rose! (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) • Amazon Business $17.20 1 $17.20
Peppermint Cocoa Crushes: A Swirl Novel • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Snowmen at Work • Amazon Business $16.14 1 $16.14
The Christmas Turkey Disaster (Hank the Cowdog) • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Jingle Bells, Homework Smells • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Here Comes Valentine Cat • Amazon Business $15.29 1 $15.29
Santa Bruce (Mother Bruce Series) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Turkey Trouble On The National Mall (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (Capital Mysteries) • Amazon Business $14.75 1 $14.75
Fancy Nancy And The Missing Easter Bunny (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) • Amazon Business $14.75 1 $14.75
Junie B., First Grader: Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! (P.S. So Does May.) (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (Junie B. Jones) • Amazon Business $14.75 1 $14.75
Zombie in Love 2 + 1 • Amazon Business $14.24 1 $14.24
Junie B., First Grader Boo... and I Mean It! (Junie B. Jones) • Amazon Business $13.94 1 $13.94
Groundhug Day • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
The Snowy Nap • Amazon Business $13.37 1 $13.37
A Valentine for Frankenstein • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Snowmen All Year • Amazon Business $12.70 1 $12.70
Olivia Helps with Christmas • Amazon Business $12.39 1 $12.39
Zombie in Love • Amazon Business $12.35 1 $12.35
Thanksgiving in the Woods • Amazon Business $12.34 1 $12.34
Here Comes Santa Cat • Amazon Business $12.22 1 $12.22
Valentine's Day Disaster (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (Geronimo Stilton) • Amazon Business $12.07 1 $12.07
Llama Llama Holiday Drama • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
Snowy Valentine • Amazon Business $11.94 1 $11.94
Construction Site on Christmas Night • Amazon Business $11.88 1 $11.88
Here Comes the Easter Cat • Amazon Business $11.46 1 $11.46
A Loud Winter's Nap • Amazon Business $11.07 1 $11.07
Olive, the Other Reindeer • Amazon Business $10.41 1 $10.41
Too Many Carrots • Amazon Business $10.28 1 $10.28
How to Catch an Elf • Amazon Business $9.75 1 $9.75
Junie B. Jones #28: Turkeys We Have Loved and Eaten (and Other Thankful Stuff) (Junie B. Jones, No. 28) • Amazon Business $9.22 1 $9.22
Christmas Cookie Day! • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
A Turkey for Thanksgiving • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Snowmen at Christmas • Amazon Business $7.96 1 $7.96
Snowmen at Night • Amazon Business $7.18 1 $7.18
Froggy's First Kiss • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Roses Are Pink, Your Feet Really Stink • Amazon Business $4.42 1 $4.42
The Berenstain Bears and the Nutcracker • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

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