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Mrs. Wurm from Mineral Ridge OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Kapow! Bam! Read! We Love Books!

My students need books, story props and a cozy carpet to go on adventures through literacy.

  • $918 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students walk into our classroom everyday full of life and excited to see what they will be doing for the day. They are very eager and ready to learn. The children enjoy hands- on activities that show them how the world around them works.

They love to explore books and love story time!

They request stories read to them each and everyday. They love to act out our stories and explore the props I have available for them. My students come from low income families and don't have many books in their homes.

My Project

Starting children with a love of reading at an early age is an essential part of their future education. My children love to have books read to them and then re-tell the story using props. By providing my children with new books and storytelling props they will be able to understand that the text is meaningful and can be read. My project objective for language and literacy is to help my children develop a love for reading at a young age. This will help to develop language skills to encourage success in their future education.

The new books and story telling props will allow the children to explore and go on adventures.

The books and authors I have chosen will help develop and enhance their language skills. The storytelling kits will help my children bring the stories alive.

Mrs. Wurm
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

This project will reach 20 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
HH188 - Reading Corner Classroom Carpet • Lakeshore Learning Materials $169.00 1 $169.00
LA960X - Lakeshore Storytelling Kits - Set 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $169.00 1 $169.00
Rhythm and Rhyme Big Book Set (Set of 6) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $130.86 1 $130.86
RA646 - Nursery Rhymes Paperback Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $91.50 1 $91.50
Who Wears Shoes? Big Book • Kaplan Early Learning Company $32.30 1 $32.30
RR513 - No, David! Storytelling Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
LA959 - The Kissing Hand Storytelling Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
EE634 - The Snowy Day Storytelling Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
Writing Readiness • Kaplan Early Learning Company $25.46 1 $25.46
BK647 - Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault • Lakeshore Learning Materials $17.99 1 $17.99
EE613 - Character Kids Save the Day! Hardcover Book • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99

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