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Ms. Schwartz from Denver CO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help! Kids Begging for New Books!

Help me give my students a huge box of books to help them explore their interests! Let's help kids LOVE reading!

  • $279 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Ninety percent of our amazing students live below or near the poverty line. About sixty percent of our students are learning English in school. Sometimes our school struggles to get the resources we need to teach and care for our incredible students. This makes the job of a school even more important.

Many of our students experience poverty, but that's just where they are starting.

Our students love to create art and read. They write computer code and even perform Shakespeare. They have big dreams, but they need to work hard now. Help them reach for those dreams!

My Project

My students need exciting and challenging books to get them excited about reading every day! Your generosity will put these books into the hands of our students. All of these books are about topics that interest my students. They won't be able to put them down because they love reading about spiders, animals, and characters just like them! When kids get excited about books, there is no stopping them!

Our students love to read, but we don't have books to help them explore their interests.

Let's fix that! Your generosity will put books in their hands. These books will be placed in our classroom library, and kids will be able to choose them to read independently. Your gift will inspire them to read, learn, and take over the world!

Ms. Schwartz
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Big Red Lollipop • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
I Love My Hijab! • Amazon Business $15.00 1 $15.00
Under My Hijab • Amazon Business $13.71 1 $13.71
Tarantulas (Bullfrog Books: An Eye on Spiders) • Amazon Business $12.83 1 $12.83
The Proudest Blue: A Story of Hijab and Family • Amazon Business $12.77 1 $12.77
Wolf Spiders (Bullfrog Books: An Eye on Spiders) • Amazon Business $11.31 1 $11.31
Yo Soy Muslim: A Father's Letter to His Daughter • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98
Mooncakes • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
Mommy's Khimar • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
The Pigeon HAS to Go to School! • Amazon Business $9.85 1 $9.85
A Big Mooncake for Little Star • Amazon Business $9.40 1 $9.40
Water Spiders (Bullfrog Books: An Eye on Spiders) • Amazon Business $9.34 1 $9.34
Red Is a Dragon: A Book of Colors • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Rashad's Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr (Cloverleaf Books ™ ― Holidays and Special Days) • Amazon Business $7.91 1 $7.91
Let's Look at Somalia (Let's Look at Countries) • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95
The Very Busy Spider (Penguin Young Readers, Level 2) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Spider's Lunch: All About Garden Spiders • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
National Geographic Readers: Spiders • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Spiders (Scholastic Reader, Level 2: Nic Bishop #2) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

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