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Ms. Hilk from Las Vegas NV is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

More Books to Love

Help me give my students new books to read and fall in love with.

  • $180 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a Title I school in Las Vegas, that serves K-5 students. My classroom is full of 4th graders who come from diverse economic and ethnic backgrounds. Many students do not have access to books or technology at home and rely on our school to expose them to these experiences. Many of my students speak a second language.

My 4th graders are full of energy; they are motivated to learn and come to school with a positive attitude.

I encourage my students to try their hardest and to never give up.

My Project

My classroom is full of avid readers who love getting new books to read. My goal is to create a print-rich environment in the classroom to accommodate this very need. I try my best to bring different books and titles to the classroom since my students are always on the hunt for new reads. These books range from chapter books to graphic novels.

They provide a fresh selection for them to pick from and to read independently at their own level.

As a class, they also learn to treat their books with love and care so they can pass them on to the next incoming class.

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

This project will reach 30 students.

3 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Princeless, Book 2: Get Over Yourself • Amazon Business $12.87 1 $12.87
Just Jaime (Emmie & Friends) • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
The Mr. Wolf's Class • Amazon Business $8.54 1 $8.54
The Last Last-Day-of-Summer (A Legendary Alston Boys Adventure) • Amazon Business $8.49 1 $8.49
Camp (A Click Graphic Novel) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Epic Zero: Tales of a Not-So-Super 6th Grader • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Lucky Stars (Mr. Wolf's Class #3) • Amazon Business $7.81 1 $7.81
Mystery Club (Mr. Wolf's Class #2) • Amazon Business $7.40 1 $7.40
Bat and the End of Everything • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Sleepover Scientist #3 (Jada Jones) • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95
Positively Izzy (Emmie & Friends) • Amazon Business $6.49 1 $6.49
Invisible Emmie (Emmie & Friends) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Rise of the Balloon Goons: A Branches Book (The Notebook of Doom #1) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Day of the Night Crawlers: A Branches Book (The Notebook of Doom #2) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

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