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Mrs. Fraser from Hyde Park MA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Loving Literacy!

Help me give my students the gift of literacy! We are in need of high interest books that we can read and discuss in our small guided reading groups.

  • $364 goal

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My Students

I am an ESL teacher in Massachusetts. We are a Title I school in Boston. Our students don't always get the same opportunities and supplies as their suburban counterparts. Our students often hear that they are under-performing. Here, we are working hard to make sure that students succeed and feel valued and loved!

I love my students and I want them to be successful!

Our school serves students in grades kindergarten through fifth grade. Most of my students speak Spanish, Vietnamese or Haitian Creole. Some students are newcomers to this country and are adjusting to life here in America. Some of my students have come here to escape natural disasters or war. It is my mission to teach them English, but also provide a safe and stable environment for them to learn.

My Project

I am hoping to receive multiple copies of our favorite reading books to enhance my students' small reading groups. We are hoping to receive books in sets of 4 or 5, so that we can all read together! Currently, we only have one copy of our favorite books!

My students are English language learners in grades K2-3 and learning early literacy skills is of the most important aspects of school for them.

When students have their own copy of a book, it helps increase their comprehension and decoding skills. Please help us to achieve our literacy goals by contributing to our project.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Corduroy • AKJ Education $5.83 5 $29.15
The Story of Ferdinand • AKJ Education $5.83 4 $23.32
I Love Saturdays y domingos • AKJ Education $5.83 4 $23.32
The Name Jar • AKJ Education $5.83 4 $23.32
The Mitten: A Ukrainian Folktale (Board Book Edition) • AKJ Education $5.83 4 $23.32
Owl Babies • AKJ Education $5.10 4 $20.40
Free at Last!: The Story of Martin Luther King, Jr. • AKJ Education $3.59 5 $17.95
Who Was Rosa Parks? • AKJ Education $4.37 4 $17.48
Magic Tree House #1: Dinosaurs Before Dark • AKJ Education $4.19 4 $16.76
Busy Buzzy Bee • AKJ Education $3.59 4 $14.36
The Little Red Hen • AKJ Education $3.59 4 $14.36
The Bravest Dog Ever: The True Story of Balto • AKJ Education $3.49 4 $13.96
Thank You, Mr. Falker • AKJ Education $13.49 1 $13.49
Amistad: The Story of a Slave Ship • AKJ Education $2.91 4 $11.64
Pete the Cat: Pete's Big Lunch • AKJ Education $2.91 4 $11.64

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