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Mrs. Tracy from Philadelphia PA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Knowledge Is Power!

Help me give my students books they cannot wait to read and share!

  • $474 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach for the School District of Philadelphia. Funding can be limited, and I would like to provide the best tools for instruction for my future students and learning readers!

I have a new third grade class this year with very diverse learners and reading interests!

I have learned that even children who hate to read, if they have books they are interested in, they will read for extended periods of time! It is all about knowing and learning your student's interests.

My Project

I have an amazing third grade class! I am a teacher for the School District of Philadelphia, and any chance I get to get new books I take! I am a lover of reading and want to teach my students to be the same way. All of these books I am asking for are books my students picked out themselves and are dying to read! When students read independently, it not only builds their confidence, it builds their stamina and reading level. If my students have books of interest, this will help them accomplish all of these goals!

My students all have very different interests in reading and love all different genres.

Helping me fill my shelves will allow my students to come to school every day and get lost in their favorite books!

Mrs. Tracy
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Goosebumps Classic (Series 1) - 10 Books Set Collection R.L. Stine • Amazon Business $36.00 1 $36.00
The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix #1-4 Box Set: Full-Color Edition • Amazon Business $34.76 1 $34.76
Junie B. Jones Complete First Grade Collection Box set • Amazon Business $29.78 1 $29.78
Raina Telgemeier Collection • Amazon Business $28.25 1 $28.25
Dork Diaries Books 7-9: Dork Diaries 7; Dork Diaries 8; Dork Diaries 9 • Amazon Business $24.71 1 $24.71
Turkey Trouble • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
What Do You Do With a Chance? • Amazon Business $12.71 1 $12.71
Leroy Ninker Saddles Up: Tales from Deckawoo Drive, Volume One • Amazon Business $5.99 2 $11.98
Where's Waldo? The Totally Essential Travel Collection • Amazon Business $11.93 1 $11.93
Mr. Willowby's Christmas Tree • Amazon Business $10.76 1 $10.76
BigFoot Goes On Vacation: A Spectacular Seek and Find Challenge for All Ages! (Bigfoot Search and Find) (Happy Fox Books) 10 Big 2-Page Visual Puzzle Panoramas with More than 500 Items to Find • Amazon Business $10.52 1 $10.52
How to Catch a Turkey • Amazon Business $9.88 1 $9.88
Legend of the Star Runner: A Timmi Tobbson Adventure (Solve-Them-Yourself Mysteries for Kids 8-12) • Amazon Business $9.68 1 $9.68
Dawn and the Impossible Three (The Baby-sitters Club Graphic Novel #5): A Graphix Book (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix) • Amazon Business $9.68 1 $9.68
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Book 6) • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49
Kristy's Big Day (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix #6): Full-Color Edition • Amazon Business $9.34 1 $9.34
The Judgemental Flower (Building Relationships) • Amazon Business $9.30 1 $9.30
The Meltdown (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 13) • Amazon Business $8.37 1 $8.37
Drama • Amazon Business $7.38 1 $7.38
Pippi Goes on Board (Pippi Longstocking) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Pippi Longstocking • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Pippi Goes to School • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Where's Waldo? In Hollywood • Amazon Business $6.54 1 $6.54
Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #5) • Amazon Business $6.24 1 $6.24
Where Are You Going, Baby Lincoln?: Tales from Deckawoo Drive, Volume Three • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Francine Poulet Meets the Ghost Raccoon: Tales from Deckawoo Drive, Volume Two • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
There's No Crying in Baseball (Sports Illustrated Kids Victory School Superstars) • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
Nobody Wants to Play with a Ball Hog (Sports Illustrated Kids Victory School Superstars) • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
I Could Be a One-Man Relay (Sports Illustrated Kids Victory School Superstars) • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
A Running Back Can't Always Rush (Sports Illustrated Kids Victory School Superstars) • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95

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