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Mr. K. from Milwaukee WI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Making Literacy Fun!

Help me give my students new reading materials and games to play! Literacy is important to my class and I would love to make reading fun!

  • $347 goal

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My Students

The students in my class are always going above and beyond to achieve their goals. When they set goals for themselves, they seek help from me or their classmates. My students are great at building and maintaining a classroom community throughout the year.

Some of the students have the skills and abilities that they never knew they had.

Through different projects or other self-discovery, they are finding more out about themselves that can not be taught from a book or video.

My Project

Several of my students have read the books in my classroom library multiple times. These new reading materials will allow them to explore a new genre they may have not read before. Students like to recommend books to others, so if a child in my class has read one of the books, they can share with another student to encourage even more reading!

The students in my fifth-grade class have learned to love reading!

The new games will help my students gain a deeper understanding of their reading, all while making it more fun and enjoyable! My students love building and creating words. They also like to challenge each other in creating words they may not normally look up.

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Mr. K.
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 27 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bananagrams • Amazon Business $13.99 4 $55.96
Dabble Word Game Ages 8+ - Award Winning, Educational, Improves Spelling & Vocabulary and is Fun for The Whole Family • Amazon Business $24.95 1 $24.95
Keeper of the Lost Cities Collection Books 1-5: Keeper of the Lost Cities; Exile; Everblaze; Neverseen; Lodestar • Amazon Business $24.49 1 $24.49
The Land of Stories: A Treasury of Classic Fairy Tales • Amazon Business $15.48 1 $15.48
The Burning Maze (Trials of Apollo, The Book Three) • Amazon Business $14.26 1 $14.26
The Land of Stories: The Ultimate Book Hugger's Guide • Amazon Business $14.00 1 $14.00
Play On Words Card Game - Extra-Creative Word Making Fun for All Ages - A Parents' Choice Award Winner • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!) (National Geographic Kids) • Amazon Business $12.29 1 $12.29
The Tyrant's Tomb (The Trials of Apollo, Book Four) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book 3 The Ship of the Dead (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book 3) • Amazon Business $11.63 1 $11.63
A Tale of Magic... (A Tale of Magic... (1)) • Amazon Business $11.49 1 $11.49
Educational Insights Rhyme Out! • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The Try Not to Laugh Challenge - Would Your Rather? - EWW Edition • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The Land of Stories: An Author's Odyssey • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
Flashback (7) (Keeper of the Lost Cities) • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
Nightfall (6) (Keeper of the Lost Cities) • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
The Big Book of Silly Jokes for Kids: 800+ Jokes! • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
The Land of Stories: Worlds Collide (The Land of Stories (6)) • Amazon Business $5.79 1 $5.79

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