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Ms. Coppock from Pahrump NV is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Mindful Mentality

Help me give my students access to a library of mindfulness books to enhance their ability to apply mindfulness to their lives.

  • $429 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I work in a Title One School in a rural community. The resources in our town are very limited and many of our students do not have access to the tools they need to improve their quality of life or to increase awareness of how to change their lives.

Many of my first grade students have already faced many challenges in their lives.

Despite the difficulties they have faced they are filled with compassion and kindness towards others. Often they lack this same loving kindness towards themselves.

My Project

We are using mindfulness in our class to enhance our students' ability to not only increase self-control but to enhance their understanding of how to deal with the stresses of life and their difficult emotions.

Providing many examples of mindfulness for our students will not only enhance their emotional learning, it will also enhance their academic learning.

Read aloud and independent reading will be supported with this library.

This project is designed to create a mindfulness library for students. In first grade we read aloud. The library would provide more resources and examples of ways that mindfulness can positively impact their lives.

Ms. Coppock
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cultivating Mindfulness in the Classroom -effective, low-cost way for educators to help students manage stress (The Classroom Strategies) • Amazon Business $19.79 1 $19.79
The Lemonade Hurricane: A Story of Mindfulness and Meditation • Amazon Business $13.95 1 $13.95
I Am Peace: A Book of Mindfulness • Amazon Business $13.46 1 $13.46
Mindful Bea and the Worry Tree • Amazon Business $13.00 1 $13.00
The Mindful Dragon: A Dragon Book about Mindfulness. Teach Your Dragon To Be Mindful. A Cute Children Story to Teach Kids about Mindfulness, Focus and Peace. (My Dragon Books) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
What Does It Mean to Be Present? • Amazon Business $12.56 1 $12.56
A Handful of Quiet: Happiness in Four Pebbles • Amazon Business $12.54 1 $12.54
Master of Mindfulness: How to Be Your Own Superhero in Times of Stress • Amazon Business $12.51 1 $12.51
Breathe and Be: A Book of Mindfulness Poems • Amazon Business $12.20 1 $12.20
Puppy Mind • Amazon Business $11.86 1 $11.86
My Strong Mind: A Story About Developing Mental Strength (Positive Mindset series) • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
Listening with My Heart: A story of kindness and self-compassion • Amazon Business $11.66 1 $11.66
I Can Do Hard Things: Mindful Affirmations for Kids • Amazon Business $11.66 1 $11.66
I Believe in Myself (Mindful Mantras) • Amazon Business $11.14 1 $11.14
Kindness Starts With You • Amazon Business $10.79 1 $10.79
Listening to My Body: A guide to helping kids understand the connection between their sensations (what the heck are those?) and feelings so that they can get better at figuring out what they need. • Amazon Business $10.78 1 $10.78
ABC for Me: ABC Mindful Me: ABCs for a happy, healthy mind & body • Amazon Business $10.64 1 $10.64
My Magic Breath: Finding Calm Through Mindful Breathing • Amazon Business $10.48 1 $10.48
I Am Human: A Book of Empathy • Amazon Business $10.23 1 $10.23
Mind Bubbles: Exploring mindfulness with kids • Amazon Business $10.20 1 $10.20
Marvin's Monster Diary: ADHD Attacks! (But I Rock It, Big Time): An ST4 Mindfulness Book for Kids • Amazon Business $10.13 1 $10.13
Crab and Whale: a new way to experience mindfulness for kids. Vol 1: Kindness (Mindful Storytime) (Volume 1) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Find Your Happy!: A Kid's Self Love Book • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Kindness Snippet Jar • Amazon Business $9.51 1 $9.51
A Little SPOT of Kindness! • Amazon Business $9.40 1 $9.40
Good Vibes Coloring Book (Coloring is Fun) (Design Originals): 30 Beginner-Friendly Relaxing & Creative Art Activities on High-Quality Extra-Thick Perforated Paper that Resists Bleed Through • Amazon Business $7.79 1 $7.79
Dr. Seuss's You Are Kind: Featuring Horton the Elephant • Amazon Business $5.01 1 $5.01

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