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  • $474 goal

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Ms. Hedgepeth
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 5 donors
  • $0 still needed

Literacy Centered Around Small Groups

My students need these sets of leveled books to read during our group time.

My Students

Help us become stronger readers! We are asking for several sets of leveled books in order to increase our reading levels. We have become avid readers in my classroom and are in need of different books that peak our interest.

My school is a Title 1 school located in a predominantly rural community hit hard by the current economy.

While our community is located in a rural part of our state, many of our students and their families face challenges similar to large urban areas. Our student body is diverse with an increased number of ELL (English Language Learners) students this year. The students in my class are energetic and very eager to learn.

My Project

I am asking for several sets of leveled books like, Guests from Japan and Soccer with Dad, to use in small groups to increase the reading level of my students. The topics of these books are relevant to the lives of the students in my classroom. After reading these books, my hope is that they will be comfortable with sharing the events in their lives. My goal is to inspire my students to become life long readers. I am asking for specific books such as, Alone at Recess and Two Homes, so that I can teach reading as well as teach life lessons. Providing these selections will ensure a magical reading experience for the students in my classroom.

My students need these sets of books to read during our small groups language arts time.

Providing these books will ensure that each student will have an opportunity to read his/her own book during small group time. The topics covered in the books will give my students an opportunity to hopefully open up and share about their lives.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
At the zoo (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
I am bored (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Let''s look for words (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
My new shoes (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
My baby brother (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
A messy room (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
A special family party (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
A trip to the farm (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Alone at recess (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
At home sick (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Baby bird (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Don''t let go! (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Feeling shy (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Finders keepers (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
First sleepover (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Hide and seek (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
In the army (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Let''s jump rope (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Many feelings (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Mom''s birthday (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Oh no! (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Our garden (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Snow (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Soccer with Dad (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Spanish and English (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Special trees (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Go away! (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Teacher''s pet (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
The cookie problem (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
The puppy (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
The sandwich (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Time for pizza (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Two homes (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Waving goodbye (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
When I grow up (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Where is my glove? (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Guests from Japan (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
I feel like a dummy (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
The roller coaster (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
The reading contest (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Then and now (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Let''s hibernate (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Staying healthy (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Nice and polite (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Lost in the store (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
The stapler (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Halloween (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
I''m too tall (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Magic village (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
The cupcake (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Now I feel better (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60

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This project will reach 22 students.

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