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Mrs. Mederos from Land O Lakes FL is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

I Can Read in Spanish!

Help me give my students a variety of comprehensible and compelling reading options in Spanish.

  • $176 goal

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My Students

I am a middle school Spanish teacher. I teach Spanish 1 and 2. My students are very enthusiastic about learning Spanish. I try to make my classroom a place where students feel encouraged and where they can experience success. Reading is the best way to increase vocabulary and fluency in a language, whether it is your first language or a new one. My students will benefit of having a variety of books to read in our Free Voluntary Reading sessions.

My Project

Dr. Stephen D. Krashen stated that "People acquiring a second language have the best chance for success through reading."

Many students lack the time and/or motivation to read for pleasure.

They look at reading as something that they have to do for school but hardly ever consider it a fun activity. I want to give my students the opportunity to read for fun with no additional work assigned other than to simply enjoy reading.

We are requesting a variety of books in Spanish. With these books, I want to increase the variety of themes and levels of my “Biblioteca en Español" so that students can find a book that they enjoy. Having success in comprehending these novels (written for Spanish learners) will greatly increase students' confidence, motivation, and proficiency. The books that I am requesting have been carefully written by leaders in the field of foreign language teaching.

Mrs. Mederos
Grades 6-8

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La piata de Renata (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
La familia de Federico Rico (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Las sombras: Corre y no mires atras (Las apariencias enga?an) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $8.00 1 $8.00
Una desaparicon misteriosa (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $8.00 1 $8.00
Meche y las ballenas: A novel for intermediate learners of Spanish (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
El mensaje (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
La clase de confesiones: Carlos hace el peor error de su vida (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
La vida es complicada • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
Las Apariencias Engaan: Todos tenemos secretos (Volume 1) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
El Armario (Las apariencias engaan) (Volume 1) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
La mochila (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
Secretos (Spanish Edition) [Paperback] Degenhardt, Jennifer and Digital, Voces [Paperback] Degenhardt, Jennifer and Digital, Voces • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
El ltimo Viaje: A Comprehensible Input Novella (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.50 1 $7.50
La Novia Perfecta (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00

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