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Mrs. Regula from Palmetto FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Love of Reading: Priceless

Help me give my students their favorite books to increse their reading practice and love.

  • $516 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I love seeing a smile spread across my students' faces when they finally solve a tricky word on their own. Our school serves students who are faced with several challenges coming from a low-income and high poverty school neighborhood. Many of my students began the school year below grade level in reading proficiency. Providing them with highly engaging books to read will help me keep their reading progress moving forward. I hope to see my students continue their progress this year with new books in our class library.

My Project

These books will continue to enhance the print-rich classroom that I strive to create. My classroom library is a place that my students really enjoy. They spend time digging through book bins, carefully making decisions on which book to read next. Every student book that is picked from my library is treated with love and care. My students are thankful for the opportunities to read. All of these books have been chosen with my students in mind-I have watched them the past few weeks of school read titles just like these, and I have also asked them what type of books they would enjoy reading. Some of these titles we will also be reading in upcoming reading units of study. Students will be able to choose books, and students will continue to develop their love for reading thanks to your help.

Mrs. Regula
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, 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.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Elephant and Piggie (17 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $127.08 1 $127.08
Dinosaur Chase, The • AKJ Education $5.84 10 $58.40
Zelda and Ivy: The Runaways Candlewick Sparks • AKJ Education $4.49 10 $44.90
George and Martha: One More Time Early Reader One More Time • AKJ Education $2.91 10 $29.10
Iris and Walter and the Field Trip • AKJ Education $2.91 10 $29.10
Ollie the Stomper (Reader) • AKJ Education $2.91 10 $29.10
Gossie and Gertie (Reader) • AKJ Education $2.91 10 $29.10
Upstairs Mouse, Downstairs Mole • AKJ Education $2.91 10 $29.10
Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs As Retold by Mo Willems • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Edwina, the Dinosaur Who Didn't Know She Was Extinct • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13

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