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Mrs. Prokop from Portage IN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Learn to Read, Read to Learn

Help me give my students books to develop their reading skills and love to read.

  • $179 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Voltaire said, “Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.”

In a world that is uncertain, help me to provide a safe, fun, learning environment for my students!

My students may not have the best home life.... I hope my classroom is a home away from home and having shelves full of books is a start. Often times, reading a book can transport us into another world. With your help I can provide my students with an alternative universe!

My Project

This project will provide books to help students grow in their reading skills. Every student is at a different reading level and requires different levels of books. This project will allow me to purchase books for students at different levels. I will also be able to purchase resources to help students grow their skills and knowledge. My students this year have really shown an interest in learning to read. Once they learn to read, they can read to learn. Books provide us with an alternative universe to escape and grow.

Mrs. Prokop
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 21 students.

6 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Puppy Mudge Collector's Set: Puppy Mudge Finds a Friend; Puppy Mudge Has a Snack; Puppy Mudge Loves His Blanket; Puppy Mudge Takes a Bath; Puppy Mudge Wants to Play; Henry and Mudge: The First Book • Amazon Business $16.49 1 $16.49
Harp Seals (Powerkids Readers: Sea Friends) • Amazon Business $8.25 1 $8.25
Orcas (Powerkids Readers: Sea Friends) • Amazon Business $8.25 1 $8.25
Cat the Cat, Who Is That? (Cat the Cat (Hardcover)) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
A Night at the Zoo (I Like to Read) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Who Sleeps, Cat the Cat? • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Who Flies, Cat the Cat? (Cat the Cat (Hardcover)) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Who Says That, Cat the Cat? • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Brave Fire Truck (Wonder Wheels) • Amazon Business $6.25 1 $6.25
Busy, Busy Train (Wonder Wheels) • Amazon Business $6.25 1 $6.25
City Train in Trouble (Train Time) • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
City Train (Train Time) • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
Circus Train (Train Time) • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
Big Train (Train Time) • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
Cooking with Sam-I-Am (Step into Reading) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
It's My Turn (Little Birdie Books) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

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