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Ms. Atton from Midland MI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

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Help me give my students books that will teach them about community helpers.

  • $158 goal

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My Students

I am a preschool teacher with a classroom with all 4 and 5 year old students. These students come from low income homes and they have to face many challenges every day. Our program is looking to provide a variety of materials that will give them quality learning experiences that will help to prepare them for kindergarten.

My students have a desire to learn, are imaginative, playful, and creative.

My students learn best through positive attention and hands-on learning. Many materials are not available at home, so I do my best to provide what I can while they are at school. I want to make learning fun and hands-on.

My Project

Many of my students do not have the opportunity to have books read to them at home. Each day, we read 2-3 books to help teach them about different things in the world.

I am requesting books about community helpers to help teach my students about people in their community.

The books will introduce them to different roles that people have in the community. The students will listen to the book being read to them and even try to read it themselves. These books will help to promote literacy and even help a student decide a career path for the future. By providing the books to our students, it will help to educate them on their community.

Ms. Atton
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Five Senses • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
My Visit to the Dentist • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Let's Meet a Construction Worker • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
National Geographic Little Kids Look and Learn: Things That Go • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
National Geographic Little Kids Look and Learn: Patterns! • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Farmers Help • AKJ Education $4.59 1 $4.59
Veterinarians Help • AKJ Education $4.59 1 $4.59
Nurses Help • AKJ Education $4.59 1 $4.59
Dentists Help • AKJ Education $4.59 1 $4.59
Firefighters Help • AKJ Education $4.59 1 $4.59
Librarians Help • AKJ Education $4.59 1 $4.59
Teachers Help • AKJ Education $4.59 1 $4.59
Construction Workers Help • AKJ Education $4.59 1 $4.59
Police Officers Help • AKJ Education $4.59 1 $4.59
National Geographic Readers: Alligators and Crocodiles • AKJ Education $4.49 1 $4.49
National Geographic Readers: Monkeys • AKJ Education $4.49 1 $4.49
National Geographic Readers: Frogs! • AKJ Education $4.49 1 $4.49
National Geographic Readers: Dive, Dolphin • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
I Want to Be a Veterinarian • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
I Want to Be a Police Officer • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
I Want to Be a Doctor • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
National Geographic Readers: In the Forest • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64

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