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Mrs. Delgado from San Diego CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Let’s Read about Nature

Help me give my students books to celebrate the Earth and the importance of environmental stewardship.

  • 2 donors
  • $195 goal

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My Project

After being online for over one year, my students love reading actual books. They especially love fiction. However, I have been trying to encourage them to read more informational books. After taking an inventory of my classroom library, I quickly realized why very few children were choosing to read informational texts. My nonfiction books are very unappealing. Please help me encourage and motivate my students with these engaging and beautiful books.

I was looking through my classroom library to find books for Earth Day, and I was disappointed to discover nothing about nature or the importance of taking care of the Earth.

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

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 33 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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One Small Place in a Tree (Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Because of an Acorn: (Nature Autumn Books for Children, Picture Books about Acorn Trees) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
A Walk in the Rain Forest, 2nd Edition (Biomes of North America Second Editions) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Save the Scraps (Save the Earth) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Baby Owl's Rescue (Arbordale Collection) • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
A Walk in the Deciduous Forest (Biomes of North America) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
A Fruit Is a Suitcase for Seeds • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
A Walk in the Desert (Biomes of North America) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
A Log's Life • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Oil Spill! (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Follow the Water from Brook to Ocean (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Earth Day: Ready-to-Read Level 1 (Robin Hill School) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

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