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Ms. Carlson from Atlanta GA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Million Words Club Inspiration

My students need high-interest books to motivate them to read one million words by the end of the school year!

  • $354 goal

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My Students

My students are "thirsty" for learning and high achievement. They are creative, energetic, dedicated and enthusiastic learners. They love coming to school to become the best versions of themselves.

We strive to not only spend our days reading, writing and becoming mathematicians, but also to become people who care about our environment and personal health.

My fourth graders love to read good books, making people feel good, planting seeds and watching them grow, trying new things, exercising, meditating, problem-solving and spending time together.

My Project

Since I moved from 3rd to 4th grade with my students, many of them have read most of my classroom library books. My class size has doubled because I now see two classes of 4th graders, so my library that used to seem large looks a lot smaller. My students are reading 2-3 books a day and are finding series' that they are interested in. I took a poll of the classes and asked them to make wish lists of books that they would love to add to our library.

These books will add a new level excitement to my classroom and keep the motivation going.

I am challenging my students to read one million words this school year and these books will get us closer to our goal.

Ms. Carlson
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, 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.

This project will reach 53 students.

8 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel • Amazon Business $12.79 1 $12.79
Timmy Failure: Sanitized for Your Protection • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Black Panther The Young Prince (Marvel Black Panther) • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
Timmy Failure: The Cat Stole My Pants • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
Zita the Spacegirl • Amazon Business $10.39 1 $10.39
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two: The Official Playscript of the Original West End Production • Amazon Business $10.35 1 $10.35
The Last Kids on Earth and the Zombie Parade • Amazon Business $9.83 1 $9.83
The Stonekeeper (Amulet #1) • Amazon Business $9.09 1 $9.09
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone • Amazon Business $8.87 1 $8.87
The Stonekeeper's Curse (Amulet #2) • Amazon Business $8.41 1 $8.41
The Cloud Searchers (Amulet #3) • Amazon Business $8.25 1 $8.25
Big Nate: Silent But Deadly • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Bunny vs. Monkey • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Plants vs. Zombies Volume 1: Lawnmageddon • Amazon Business $7.59 1 $7.59
Big Nate: What's a Little Noogie Between Friends? • Amazon Business $7.51 1 $7.51
The SeaQuel: My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish • Amazon Business $7.45 1 $7.45
The Zombie Chasers • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Big Nate: A Good Old-Fashioned Wedgie • Amazon Business $6.80 1 $6.80
Timmy Failure: Now Look What You've Done • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Live and Let Swim: My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish • Amazon Business $6.34 1 $6.34
Wings of Fire Book Three: The Hidden Kingdom • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29
Any Fin Is Possible: My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29
Who Was Abraham Lincoln? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
What Was the Boston Tea Party? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Who Was George Washington? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Wings of Fire Book Two: The Lost Heir • Amazon Business $5.75 1 $5.75
Where Is the Amazon? • Amazon Business $5.69 1 $5.69
Who Was Paul Revere? • Amazon Business $5.55 1 $5.55
Middle School: Get Me Out of Here! • Amazon Business $5.35 1 $5.35
Who Was Albert Einstein? • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Who Was Gandhi? • Amazon Business $4.79 1 $4.79
What Is the Declaration of Independence? (What Was?) • Amazon Business $4.60 1 $4.60

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