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Ms. Song from Los Angeles CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Lively Library

Help me give my students a classroom library that is full of a variety of genres.

  • $769 goal

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My Students

Our school resides in an urban area in Los Angeles, CA. We believe in providing every student the opportunity to be well-rounded in academics, arts, and athletics. We also believe in a community to help support our school through the dedication of all students, staff, and parents.

I have a total of 31 5th grade students.

Of those 31, 10 are English learners, 2 receives resource services, and 5 are in speech. Although there are some setbacks, my students are all invigorating and caring. Their unique and quirky personalities really let them shine. Moreover, they love to learn and they absolutely love reading and math.

My Project

We are requesting books for our classroom library. Our titles include Unplugged,After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again), The Bad Seed, The Dog Man series and more. These books will make a difference in my students' learning by allowing our classroom to be print-rich. I dream to have a classroom library where it serves as an area for students to be able to dive in and explore the endless possibilities of reading. All of these books have been chosen carefully by me with my students in mind. After about two months of knowing them, I am sure my students will be thrilled to have these books in our classroom.

These books will allow my students to continue enjoy independent reading time during reader's workshop and Daily 5.

Moreover, they will be able to choose from a variety of books and be able to choose books that interest them. The best way to increase the reading level is to read more, and these books will definitely help my students enrich their experiences to become stronger readers.

Ms. Song
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 31 students.

14 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Diary of a Wimpy Kid 12 Books Complete Collection Set Box of Books NEW 2018 Edition • Amazon Business $76.99 1 $76.99
A Complete Michael Scott's The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel Series • Amazon Business $64.90 1 $64.90
Artemis Fowl Collection 8 Books Set (Artemis Fowl / Time Paradox / Atlantis Complex / Opal Deception / Arctic Incident / Eternity Code / Lost Colony & The Last Guardian) • Amazon Business $54.99 1 $54.99
Dork Diaries By Rachel Renee Russell 12 Books Collection Set (Puppy Love, Holiday Heartbreak, TV Star, Pop Star, OMG, Skating Sensation, Party Time) • Amazon Business $38.98 1 $38.98
Captain Underpants: 10 Book Set • Amazon Business $34.98 1 $34.98
Goosebumps Series 10 Books Collection Set by R.L.Stine (Classic Covers Set 2) • Amazon Business $32.99 1 $32.99
The Mysterious Benedict Society Complete Paperback Collection • Amazon Business $26.59 1 $26.59
Dog Man: The Epic Collection: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #1-3 Boxed Set) • Amazon Business $22.47 1 $22.47
Ada Twist, Scientist • Amazon Business $16.16 1 $16.16
Unplugged • Amazon Business $15.29 1 $15.29
The Bad Seed • Amazon Business $15.11 1 $15.11
Iggy Peck, Architect • Amazon Business $14.94 1 $14.94
Rosie Revere, Engineer • Amazon Business $14.89 1 $14.89
My Magic Breath: Finding Calm Through Mindful Breathing • Amazon Business $14.34 1 $14.34
I Am Human: A Book of Empathy • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
I Am Yoga • Amazon Business $13.46 1 $13.46
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Dragons Love Tacos • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
The Wonderful Things You Will Be • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
The Most Magnificent Thing • Amazon Business $11.86 1 $11.86
I Am Peace: A Book of Mindfulness • Amazon Business $11.61 1 $11.61
Wonder • Amazon Business $10.19 1 $10.19
Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #5) • Amazon Business $7.54 1 $7.54
Dog Man and Cat Kid: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #4) • Amazon Business $7.00 1 $7.00
Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #6) • Amazon Business $6.97 1 $6.97

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