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Mrs. M. from Dover DE is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Make Reading Magical

My students need new books to support reading skills and strategies.

  • $376 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is a place students can feel safe, take risks, and learn! These students complete many student-centered activities on a daily basis and they LOVE growing and becoming life- long learners.

Many students in my classroom do not have access to materials to help increase their learning potential at home, so I feel that it is my responsibility to expose them to as many new experiences of learning as possible.

I have a goal that by the time my students leave my classroom they have a thirst for knowledge and a love for learning!

My Project

I love using picture books to help my students grasp concepts we are focusing on in school. These books will allow my students to learn to love reading, or love reading even more!

The use of books like, "What to Do with a Problem" not only gives them books they can learn lessons from, but allows them to apply reading skills to what they have learned.

Some students become overwhelmed by long texts, giving them a chance to read/hear picture books and apply concepts we are working on will help motivate my students to gain a true love for reading.

I hope to inspire my students with the use of these books to gain a better understanding of reading, but also learn lessons along the way.

Mrs. M.
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Stick and Stone • Amazon Business $14.80 1 $14.80
G is for Gold Medal: An Olympics Alphabet (Sports Alphabet) • Amazon Business $14.36 1 $14.36
Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World • Amazon Business $14.34 1 $14.34
Uni the Unicorn • Amazon Business $13.87 1 $13.87
What To Do With a Box • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
Enemy Pie (Reading Rainbow book) • Amazon Business $13.06 1 $13.06
Your Fantastic Elastic Brain: Stretch It, Shape It • Amazon Business $12.66 1 $12.66
Memoirs of a Goldfish • Amazon Business $12.60 1 $12.60
Samuel T. Moore of Corte Magore • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Unplugged • Amazon Business $12.14 1 $12.14
Rosie Revere, Engineer • Amazon Business $12.08 1 $12.08
What Do You Do With an Idea? • Amazon Business $12.06 1 $12.06
The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors • Amazon Business $11.90 1 $11.90
The Most Magnificent Thing • Amazon Business $11.64 1 $11.64
A Perfect Day • Amazon Business $11.48 1 $11.48
What Do You Do With a Problem? • Amazon Business $11.00 1 $11.00
The Wild Robot Escapes • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Nerdy Birdy • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98
Not Yet • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
The Recess Queen • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Something Extraordinary • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus • Amazon Business $8.98 1 $8.98
The Name Jar • Amazon Business $7.67 1 $7.67
The Important Book • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29
What If You Had An Animal Nose? • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

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