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Ms. Lively from Greenfield MA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Build a Love of Reading!

Help me give my students new graphic novels to help them gain a love of reading!

  • $209 goal

This project expired on January 8, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We live in a small town and our school houses about 250 amazing students. My classroom of 15 bright students is one of the kindest groups I have ever taught. I love and each every member of our class family; their energy, kindness, and attitude towards learning make every awesome day.

We are a high need school with 100% of our student population receiving free breakfast, lunch, and snack.

A majority of my students live in poverty and school is their safe environment. Through grants, my classroom has been funded to be a "kids fit" room where my desks and furniture are bicycles. I have students whose lives have already been changed from the ability to move throughout the day. In our K-4 school, our classroom is the only one who gets this amazing opportunity. My students work so hard through the day and showing a small amount of appreciation will impact their futures greatly.

My Project

My fourth graders are working so hard to learn to enjoy books and novels! This year my students have devoured graphic novels in my classroom. They have begun to build a love of reading through these books. Many of my students have already read most, if not all, of the graphic novels that I own.

My fourth graders need more engaging reading material in our classroom.

This group of students loves the new children's graphic novels such as Dog Man and Captain Underpants, but they would greatly benefit from having other options. My students would love to have new books in our classroom. Please help us create a classroom library for everyone to love!

Ms. Lively
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Bad Guys Box Set: Books 1-5 • Amazon Business $19.62 1 $19.62
A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson & the Olympians) • Amazon Business $11.86 1 $11.86
Legend of the Star Runner: A Timmi Tobbson Adventure (Solve-Them-Yourself Mysteries for Kids 8-12) • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98
The Lightning Thief: The Graphic Novel (Percy Jackson & the Olympians, Book 1) • Amazon Business $10.39 1 $10.39
The Titan's Curse (Percy Jackson & the Olympians, Book 3) • Amazon Business $8.79 1 $8.79
Code 7: Cracking the Code for an Epic Life • Amazon Business $8.33 1 $8.33
Funny Girl: Funniest. Stories. Ever. • Amazon Business $8.28 1 $8.28
Camp (A Click Graphic Novel) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
Dog Man: For Whom the Ball Rolls: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #7) • Amazon Business $7.27 1 $7.27
Dragonbreath #1 • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures • Amazon Business $6.91 1 $6.91
The Wild Robot • Amazon Business $6.36 1 $6.36
Click (A Click Graphic Novel) • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29
Frankie Pickle and the Closet of Doom • Amazon Business $5.55 1 $5.55
El Deafo • Amazon Business $5.23 1 $5.23

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