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Ms. Gann from New Caney TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Make Reading Magical

Help me give my students a lifelong love of reading through high interest, engaging books that will help them discover and define themselves as readers.

  • $283 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are some of the kindest I've ever worked with. Even though seventy percent of them are living below the poverty line at home, they always strive to give the best version of themselves in class.

The library is the beating heart of our school.

However, it had to be closed and renovated earlier this year when our school flooded. I'm attempting to build my classroom library to help my students develop their literacy daily with ongoing book access.

My Project

All students are motivated to read when their teacher is excited, book choices are presented to them, and they have had an opportunity to make their voices heard in selecting books that appeal to their interests. Check plus for teacher excitement already! Hopefully, beginning to build a classroom library based on what they already love helps to check off those other two boxes.

Young readers need to practice reading daily, and I want to provide reading opportunities that will inspire my students to read and be excited about reading.

Please join me in giving them this opportunity to change their lives.

Ms. Gann
Grades 9-12
More than half of 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
The John Green Paperback Collection • AKJ Education $31.36 1 $31.36
Eleanor & Park • AKJ Education $13.86 1 $13.86
We Were Liars • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Maus II: A Survivor's Tale And Here My Troubles Began • AKJ Education $11.64 1 $11.64
The Stonekeeper (Amulet #1) The Stonekeeper • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Maus I: A Survivor's Tale My Father Bleeds History • AKJ Education $9.31 1 $9.31
Hold Me Closer, Necromancer • AKJ Education $8.75 1 $8.75
Heart of a Champion • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Hunger: A Gone Novel • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
The 5th Wave The First Book of the 5th Wave Series • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Going Bovine • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Gone • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Plague: A Gone Novel • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Lies: A Gone Novel • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
The Chocolate War • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Skink--No Surrender • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel: Volume 2 • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
The Graveyard Book 1 • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
The Maze Runner • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Heat • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
QB 1 • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Death Note, Vol. 2 • AKJ Education $4.19 1 $4.19

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