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Mrs. Brahm from Loretto KY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Mrs. Brahm's Brilliant Book Collection!

My students need a classroom library that is full of engaging, meaningful, and funny books that they will love to listen to and read independently!

  • $404 goal

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My Students

Mrs. Brahm's first grade class is full of caring and motivated students. Each one of my students LOVES to listen to and read books. I can already tell that this is going to be an awesome year. Our goal is to be successful and curious readers.

My first graders are helpers, leaders, and have an eagerness to learn and read.

This will be my second year of teaching but my first year of teaching first grade. I am so excited for this what this new year has in store with my first graders!

My Project

As a first grade teacher, instilling the love of reading and books to students is essential to their future success. My goal is to have a wide variety of books to fill our classroom library. These books will be used in whole group read alouds and independent student reading.

I wanted to choose books that I remember reading in school, as well as new books that my students would enjoy and could make connections with.

Having many different types of books with different characters will open up my students to all of the possibilities that come with reading. I am so excited to start this new school year in the first grade with a classroom library that my students will love!

Mrs. Brahm
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Do Unto Otters A Book About Manners • AKJ Education $17.09 1 $17.09
First Day Jitters • AKJ Education $15.26 1 $15.26
The Day the Crayons Came Home • AKJ Education $13.86 1 $13.86
Oh, the Places You'll Go! • AKJ Education $13.86 1 $13.86
Ish • AKJ Education $13.50 1 $13.50
The Dot • AKJ Education $13.50 1 $13.50
If You Give a Moose a Muffin • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
If You Take a Mouse to School • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Click Clack Moo Click Clack Moo • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Pete the Cat's Super Cool Reading Collection • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Don't Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late! • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
I Really Like Slop! • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
The Thank You Book • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Let's Go for a Drive! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Waiting Is Not Easy! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Can I Play Too? (An Elephant and Piggie Book) • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Charlotte's Web (full color) (Common Core Exemplar) • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
The Night Before Christmas • AKJ Education $7.26 1 $7.26
Thomas' Snowsuit • AKJ Education $7.19 1 $7.19
Madeline • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Goodnight Moon: 60th Anniversary Edition • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
La llama llama rojo pijama (Spanish language edition) • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Hooway For Wodney Wat • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Curious George • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Miss Nelson Is Missing! • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Stuart Little: 60th Anniversary Edition • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Chrysanthemum • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Corduroy • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Night Before First Grade • AKJ Education $4.49 1 $4.49
Curious George's First Day of School • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64

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