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  • $1,146 goal

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Ms. Flippen
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 4 donors
  • $0 still needed

Ms. F.'s 5th grade is doing FLIPS for Independent Reading!

My students need the Kindle Fire tablets to integrate technology with independent reading...along with a new and improved high interest library.

My Students

I have the greatest privilege to have huge personalities in my classroom, this year. Several of them will move on into great careers with their vibrant interpersonal communication skills.

My students are ready, excited and determined!

My school caters to a large Hispanic population, which encompasses a high percentage of ESOL students. They are hardworking and cooperative in the classroom. I have integrated a strong model for student centered learning, creativity, and critical thinking. With their great enthusiasm some extra resources will be very helpful!

My Project

My students are developing into strong readers with high stamina. The book collections chosen for the class are all high interest books at grade level. There is something special about having a library with new books, that are in great condition. I believe the students will have a sense of confidence when diving into the new library.

Reading fosters new ideas, and new ideas can CHANGE THE WORLD!

Having high interest books along with books on the Kindle Fire independent reading in class will ignite to new levels! having options inside of a library is very powerful. It will bring great joy to the students to feel THAT special they were given brand new books!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Book Thief • AKJ Education $7.78 26 $202.28
Amazon - Fire - 7'Tablet - 8GB - Black • Best Buy Education $53.06 3 $159.18
Maniac Magee • AKJ Education $5.84 22 $128.48
Modal - On-Ear Headphones - Black • Best Buy Education $9.82 5 $49.10
Michael Vey, the Electric Collection (Books 1-3) Michael Vey; Michael Vey 2; Michael Vey 3 • AKJ Education $24.08 2 $48.16
Favorite Author Study - Shel Silverstein (3 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $43.64 1 $43.64
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas • AKJ Education $7.29 5 $36.45
The Skin I'm In • AKJ Education $6.56 5 $32.80
A Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story • AKJ Education $5.83 5 $29.15
The Phantom Tollbooth • AKJ Education $5.83 5 $29.15
One Crazy Summer • AKJ Education $5.10 5 $25.50
Tuck Everlasting • AKJ Education $5.03 5 $25.15
The Missing Piece Meets the Big O • AKJ Education $12.40 2 $24.80
Where the Sidewalk Ends Book and CD Poems and Drawings • AKJ Education $16.78 1 $16.78
Cayendo hacia arriba (Spanish Edition) • AKJ Education $15.29 1 $15.29
Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros? 50th Anniversary Edition • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Lunch Lady #4: Lunch Lady and the Summer Camp Shakedown • AKJ Education $5.10 2 $10.20
Lunch Lady #2: Lunch Lady and the League of Librarians • AKJ Education $5.10 2 $10.20
Babymouse #2: Our Hero Our Hero • AKJ Education $5.10 2 $10.20
Lunch Lady #3: Lunch Lady and the Author Visit Vendetta • AKJ Education $5.10 2 $10.20
Lunch Lady #1: Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute • AKJ Education $5.10 2 $10.20

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This project will reach 20 students.

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