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Mrs. Parker from Ogden UT is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Memories: Known and Unknown

Help me give my students an understanding that biographies give an account of a person's life and achievements.

  • $337 goal

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My Students

Our elementary school has a Spanish Immersion program where students spend half the day in English and the other half of the day in Spanish.

I have 56 fourth graders that come to school every day eager to learn Spanish as their second language.

Not only are they learning how to speak, read and write in Spanish, but they're also learning science in Spanish. I love coming to school every day and seeing their motivation, hard work and determination as they learn new concepts and become confident in their abilities.

My Project

These biographies will help my students learn valuable lessons about life's trials. Reading about the real life stories of individuals can influence, motivate and provide encouragement. As they read and learn about the challenges that others have overcome, they can connect it to their own lives.

Learning from real life experiences of others will be a great tool to help my students grow into successful, contributing members of society.

They will learning from life stories of historical people. These stories can teach: essential life skills, how to handle failures, take personal responsibility and accountability for choices and actions. They will develop a love of learning!

Mrs. Parker
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 56 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
¿Quién fue Betsy Ross? (Quien Fue...? / Who Was...?) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $10.99 2 $21.98
¿Quiénes fueron los hermanos Wright? (Quien Fue? / Who Was?) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $10.99 2 $21.98
¿Quién fue Franklin Roosevelt? (Quien Fue...? / Who Was...?) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $10.99 2 $21.98
¿Quién fue Roberto Clemente? (Spanish Edition) (Quien Fue? / Who Was?) • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
¿Quién fue Louis Armstrong? (Quien Fue...? / Who Was...?) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
¿Quién fue Rosa Parks? (Quien Fue...? / Who Was...?) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $9.90 2 $19.80
Quien fue Benjamin Franklin? (Quien Fue...? / Who Was...?) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $9.55 2 $19.10
¿Quién fue Abraham Lincoln? (Who Was...?) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.71 2 $15.42
¿Quién fue Pablo Picasso? (Who Was...?) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.65 2 $15.30
¿Quién fue Martin Luther King, Jr.? (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.19 2 $14.38
¿Quién fue Mark Twain? / Who Was Mark Twain? (Spanish Edition) (¿Quién Fue…?/ Who Was…?) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
¿Quién fue Harriet Tubman? (¿quien Fue...? / Who Was...?) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
¿Quién fue Harry Houdini? (Quien Fue...? / Who Was...?) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Quien fue el rey Tut? (Quien Fue]]? / Who Was]]?) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
¿Quién fue Ana Frank? / Who Was Anne Frank? (Spanish Edition) (¿Quién fue…?/ Who Was…?) • Amazon Business $10.05 1 $10.05
¿Quién fue Walt Disney? (Who Was...?) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

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