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Ms. Grace from San Francisco CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help to Develop Life Long Readers

Help me give my students the chance to pick up a book and be transported through literacy to another world, or dive deeper into understanding their own.

  • $472 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Attending elementary school in the heart of San Francisco, my students roam through a concrete landscape on their way to school in the morning. They come from all over the city, and some even across the bay, to a community focused on teaching acceptance and awareness. Our school's pledge:

"I pledge allegiance to the world, to cherish every living thing, to care for earth, and sea, and air, with peace and freedom everywhere."

My students are curious and creative. They ask questions about how our world functions, think critically about phenomenons they observe, and create solutions for challenges they see. My students are the future innovators of our community and our world.

My Project

Reading can be tough, not only do you have to read the words, but teacher's expect you to LEARN from the book?! There are so many engaging, inspiring, and exciting books that kids LOVE to read. Please help bring a love of literacy into my classroom for learners who have been struggling to read. My students connect to books about animals, graphic novels, and books about mystery and adventure.

“One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.”When my students have books at their level that they can read, and that they WANT to read, it sparks conversation, excitement, and drive.

I hope for students in my classroom to be buzzing about books they love.

Ms. Grace
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 25 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Elephant & Piggie: The Complete Collection (An Elephant & Piggie Book) (An Elephant and Piggie Book) • Amazon Business $88.99 1 $88.99
Fly Guy Complete Collection Series Set Books 1-11 (#1 Hi! Fly Guy, #2 Super Fly Guy, #3 Shoo, Fly Guy!, #4 There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly Guy, #5 Fly High, Fly Guy!, #6 Hooray For Fly Guy, #7 I Spy Fly Guy, #8 Fly Guy Meets Fly Girl, #9 Buzz Boy and Fly Guy, #10 Fly Guy vs The Flyswatter, #11 Ride, Fly Guy, Ride) • Amazon Business $71.99 1 $71.99
Lunch Lady 10 Book Paperback Collection • Amazon Business $57.50 1 $57.50
Fly Guy Presents Collection 7 Book Set • Amazon Business $28.07 1 $28.07
22 pcs Plush Animals Finger Puppet Toys - Mini Plush Figures Toy Assortment for Kids, Soft Hands Finger Puppets Game for Autistic Children, Great Family Parents Talking Story Set • Amazon Business $14.89 1 $14.89
Fly Guy Phonics Boxed Set • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Piecing Me Together • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
Zita the Spacegirl • Amazon Business $8.89 1 $8.89
El Deafo • Amazon Business $7.44 1 $7.44
Squish #1: Super Amoeba • Amazon Business $6.52 1 $6.52
Who Was Frida Kahlo? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Book Scavenger (The Book Scavenger series) • Amazon Business $5.33 1 $5.33
Who Was Maya Angelou? • Amazon Business $4.00 1 $4.00
What Was the Underground Railroad? • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Who Is Barack Obama? (Who Was?) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

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