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Mrs. Stephenson from Langley AFB VA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Leveling Up With Leveled Readers

My students need leveled guided reading books to increase our reading skills and extra books to send home for students to read with their parents.

  • $460 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our Title I school serves many military families. We are a very transient school with families frequently moving in and out of the state and country. Our students often have one parent deployed or away working with the military.

My kindergartners are excited about class and have an innate need to learn all that they can absorb.

They come to school every day with excitement in their eyes, wondering what amazing things they will learn that day. Kindergarten teaches the foundation and gives the students opportunities to grow and become amazing adults. This is a very important year for all students.

My Project

My kindergartners love reading! Despite entering school with limited letters and sounds, they have worked hard to learn to read. Each one of my kindergartners now reads between a first and forth grade level.

My kids are too smart!

I have run out of books. We need harder books to read during guided reading in class so my students can continue to push themselves. We also need additional books to send home so students can show off their new reading skills to their parents.

Reading is the most essential skill learned in kindergarten. Thank you for helping us expand these skills.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Miss Nelson Is Missing! • AKJ Education $5.83 6 $34.98
Trip Through Our Solar System • AKJ Education $4.75 6 $28.50
Sea Lights • AKJ Education $4.38 6 $26.28
Dinosaur Days • AKJ Education $3.64 6 $21.84
Picking Apples and Pumpkins • AKJ Education $3.59 6 $21.54
Dinosaur's Day • AKJ Education $3.59 6 $21.54
The Bravest Dog Ever: The True Story of Balto • AKJ Education $3.18 6 $19.08
Amazing Dolphins! • AKJ Education $2.91 6 $17.46
Eat My Dust! • AKJ Education $2.91 6 $17.46
Pirate Mom • AKJ Education $2.91 6 $17.46
Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain A Nandi Tale • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Let's Go, Froggy! • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Dinosaur Hunters • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Whales: The Gentle Giants • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
S-S-snakes! • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Clifford The Big Red Dog • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Baseball Ballerina • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Clifford's Puppy Days • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Sleeping Beauty Step into Reading (Disney Princess) • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Scholastic Reader Level 3: A Girl Named Helen Keller • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Frog Prince, The (level 3) • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Jackie Robinson: He Led the Way • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Apples And How They Grow • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
The Nutcracker Ballet • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Fish is Fish • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Whiskers • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
The Grandma Mix-Up • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Dinosaur Time • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Arthur's Camp-Out • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
The Littlest Leaguer • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
How to Help the Earth-by the Lorax • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Bats Creatures of the Night • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
The Tree Doctor (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat) • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
The Little Butterfly • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Shampoodle • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Hooray for Hair! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat) • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Monkey and Elephant Candlewick Sparks • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Twisters! • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Pink Snow and Other Weird Weather • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Marley: Strike Three, Marley! • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Ben Franklin and the Magic Squares • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Harry and the Lady Next Door • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Fancy Nancy Sees Stars • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Fancy Nancy: Every Day Is Earth Day • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Batman Classic: Meet the Super Heroes With Superman and Wonder Woman • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
My Robot • AKJ Education $2.88 1 $2.88
Daniel's Mystery Egg • AKJ Education $2.88 1 $2.88
Did You See Chip? • AKJ Education $2.88 1 $2.88
Lucy's Quiet Book • AKJ Education $2.88 1 $2.88
Sleeping Bootsie • AKJ Education $2.07 1 $2.07

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