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Ms. Stewart from Tampa FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Leaders in Literacy at LES

Help me give my students books for the opportunity to expand their imaginations and vocabulary.

  • $171 goal

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My Students

Did you love reading as a kid? I was a self-described book worm. My time spent reading directly reflects my academic achievements throughout my education and into college. As a teacher, I want to give the next generation all the opportunities to succeed beginning with a love of literacy.

My class is full of amazing little learners with their own reading abilities and interests.

They shop the classroom library each morning and crave recommendations based off their friends' opinions. Read to Self and Shop the Media Center are easily their two favorite reading centers. Our independent reading time is our most precious and prioritized part of the entire day!

My Project

When students have a great choice in their reading options then there is an opportunity to create a deeper intrinsic reading motivation. These books will add to our classroom library and further the educational gains my low-economic students can make.

My students crave new books and welcome any time they can share a recommendation to a friend.

As a teacher, those moments make me feel as if I am preparing them to become life-long readers.

I know the impact that reading can have upon academic gains. Since teaching at a low-income school I've realized the drastic, urgent need to give my students every advantage they can have for the life ahead of them.

Ms. Stewart
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Rosa Parks (Little People, BIG DREAMS (9)) • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
Jane Goodall (Little People, BIG DREAMS (21)) • Amazon Business $8.79 1 $8.79
Amelia Earhart (Little People, BIG DREAMS) • Amazon Business $8.69 1 $8.69
Jack and the Bloody Beanstalk (Scary Tales Retold) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Snow White and the Seven Trolls (Scary Tales Retold) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
EllRay Jakes Is Not a Chicken • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
The Panda Puzzle (A to Z Mysteries) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
The Absent Author (A to Z Mysteries) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Fish Face • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Nate the Great and the Fishy Prize • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Who Was Elvis Presley? • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Who Was Thomas Alva Edison? • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Keena Ford and the Second-Grade Mix-Up • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
The Quicksand Question (A to Z Mysteries) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
The Runaway Racehorse (A to Z Mysteries) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
A to Z Mysteries: The School Skeleton • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Barack Obama • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
EllRay Jakes the Recess King! • Amazon Business $3.29 1 $3.29
EllRay Jakes Stands Tall • Amazon Business $3.29 1 $3.29
Fast Facts: Awesome Knights • AKJ Education $1.90 1 $1.90
Dirty Rotten Rulers • AKJ Education $1.90 1 $1.90
Dirty Rotten Vikings • AKJ Education $1.90 1 $1.90
The Swimming Pool Mystery • AKJ Education $1.85 1 $1.85
The Circus Mystery • AKJ Education $1.85 1 $1.85
The Mummy Mystery • AKJ Education $1.85 1 $1.85

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