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Ms. Phillips from Mountain Home ID is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Higher Readers Need Books Also!

Help me give my students high interest, higher level books. The higher level readers have a pitiful selection of books. These books have been requested and would go a long way to increase the library's selections.

  • $429 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

What I love about my students is that they are looking for interesting and engaging higher level stories! My students have been reading up a storm and have finished all the series books we have that are new and popular...they need more!

They know what they like and are not afraid to ask over and over.

Students that read voluntarily, involving personal choice, reading widely from a variety of sources, excel at higher rates. My students are looking for complicated and engaging texts. Did you know that Gifted and Talented (GT) kids fall into the special education programming? This is an unfilled need at all times for school libraries.

My Project

These books will enhance the library's depth. All of these books have been chosen with my students in mind. I have also asked them what type of books they would enjoy reading.

These new books will allow the higher level readers to be able to choose from a variety of books that are new, popular, and requested titles.

These books will make a world of difference to the higher level readers. With no book budget and only book fair money going to books, I need to buy books for the largest need, which leaves out the higher level students time and time again. For their use in a library, the hardback books hold up to multiple users.

Ms. Phillips
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Five Kingdoms Complete Collection • AKJ Education $66.42 1 $66.42
Beyonders The Complete Set A World Without Heroes; Seeds of Rebellion; Chasing the Prophecy • AKJ Education $32.00 1 $32.00
SandRider • AKJ Education $13.43 1 $13.43
Darke • AKJ Education $13.43 1 $13.43
TodHunter Moon, Book Three: StarChaser • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Lulu Is Getting a Sister • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
How to Train Your Dragon • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
How to Cheat a Dragon's Curse • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
I Even Funnier A Middle School Story • AKJ Education $10.21 1 $10.21
I Funny A Middle School Story • AKJ Education $10.21 1 $10.21
I Totally Funniest A Middle School Story • AKJ Education $10.21 1 $10.21
I Funny: School of Laughs • AKJ Education $10.21 1 $10.21
I Funny TV A Middle School Story • AKJ Education $10.21 1 $10.21
Wandmaker • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Wedgie and Gizmo • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Spirit Animals: Book 7 • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Wedgie & Gizmo • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Spirit Animals: Book 1: Wild Born • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Spirit Animals: Book 5: Against the Tide • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Syren • AKJ Education $9.11 1 $9.11
Septimus Heap, Book Seven: Fyre • AKJ Education $8.99 1 $8.99

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