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Ms. Boulette from Enfield CT is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Necessary Narrative Nonfiction

My students need narrative nonfiction texts to support their nonfiction reading! Students have been completely absorbed in nonfiction books- and I need to supply more!

  • $168 goal

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My Students

My students are extremely special because they come to school every day with smiles and a willingness to learn. I am determined to provide a school environment full of love and engaging lessons with materials to match, and even exceed, their needs.

My classroom is a place of challenge and discovery where students are excited to learn.

Students spend this year in my class learning the foundation of knowledge and skills they will need as they move forward in their education as well as learning about themselves as lifelong learners.

My Project

I am requesting these narrative nonfiction titles to add to my classroom library for use with my reading units of study. My students have been completely absorbed in their reading. Daily, their stamina and passion for reading impresses me. With each new unit I teach, I find myself looking for more books to meet the volume these students need.

With the study of nonfiction, I have seen students' passion extend from familiar topics to new ones.

These books will help me and students because these narrative nonfiction books will live in our classroom where we can consistently have access and refer back to them throughout the year.

Ms. Boulette
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Leo the Snow Leopard • Amazon Business $16.79 1 $16.79
The Camping Trip that Changed America: Theodore Roosevelt, John Muir, and Our National Parks • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Two Friends: Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98
The Marvelous Thing That Came from a Spring: The Accidental Invention of the Toy That Swept the Nation • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Who Was the Hair-Care Millionaire? Madam C. J. Walker (Like Inventors!) • Amazon Business $9.35 1 $9.35
Kali's Story: An Orphaned Polar Bear Rescue • Amazon Business $8.31 1 $8.31
The Great Kapok Tree: A Tale of the Amazon Rain Forest • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Boys of Steel: The Creators of Superman • Amazon Business $7.17 1 $7.17
Into the Sea • Amazon Business $7.08 1 $7.08
America's Champion Swimmer: Gertrude Ederle • Amazon Business $6.56 1 $6.56
Salt in His Shoes: Michael Jordan in Pursuit of a Dream • Amazon Business $4.55 1 $4.55
DK Readers: The Story of Chocolate • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
The Bravest Dog Ever: The True Story of Balto (Step-Into-Reading) • Amazon Business $3.19 1 $3.19

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