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Ms. Hill from Tolleson AZ is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

New, Updated Books That My Students Will Enjoy

My students need books that they want to read. The titles chosen are ones that my students have asked for especially the books sets of Percy Jackson, Captain Underpants and Judy Moody.

  • $582 goal

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My Students

My students are 3rd-8th graders who come from different backgrounds and ethnicities. A lot of them do come from low income and single parent households. Also in our school we do have a lot of foster kids, so they don't have much at home and I want to be able to at least give them something to look forward to here at school. They are all great kids and have a great attitude towards learning. A lot of my students tell me they don't have a lot of books at home to read, and I want to be able to have them all reading the books they love. I feel that everyone can be a great reader if given the correct tools. I want to help my students become great readers and to do so I need to have books that interest them.

My Project

I am using this project to update the books in our library. A lot of our chapter books are old and outdated. The students don't find them interesting and so they are losing interest in reading at all. I feel that if I update the shelves and mix the new in with the old we can bring back their love of reading.

My goal is to have every student in our school with at least one book checked out at all times.

I really need these books to be able to attain that goal and get my students reading again. My students need books that they want to read. The titles chosen are ones that my students have asked for especially the books sets of Percy Jackson, Captain Underpants and Judy Moody.

Ms. Hill
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 800 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Percy Jackson and the Olympians 5 Book Paperback Boxed Set (new covers w/poster) • AKJ Education $25.55 2 $51.10
Captain Underpants (8 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $35.86 1 $35.86
Judy Moody (8 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $35.86 1 $35.86
Divergent Series Box Set • AKJ Education $25.54 1 $25.54
Stink (5 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $18.67 1 $18.67
Shadow Shoes: And Other Scary Tales • AKJ Education $18.48 1 $18.48
Judy Moody and Stink in the School's Out Collection • AKJ Education $14.58 1 $14.58
The Isle of the Lost A Descendants Novel • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
My Rotten Life • AKJ Education $6.56 2 $13.12
Electrigirl and the Deadly Swarm • AKJ Education $6.53 2 $13.06
Electrigirl • AKJ Education $6.53 2 $13.06
13 Treasures • AKJ Education $11.67 1 $11.67
SPHDZ Book #1! • AKJ Education $5.83 2 $11.66
The Candy Shop War • AKJ Education $5.83 2 $11.66
The Indian in the Cupboard • AKJ Education $5.05 2 $10.10
Beautiful Darkness • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Beautiful Chaos • AKJ Education $9.48 1 $9.48
Keeper of the Lost Cities • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Judy Moody and Friends: Rocky Zang in The Amazing Mr. Magic • AKJ Education $3.64 2 $7.28
The Graveyard Book • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
The Sinister Sweetness of Splendid Academy • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Lost in Ghostville • AKJ Education $6.53 1 $6.53
Judy Moody and Stink: The Holly Joliday • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Into the Wild • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Judy Moody and Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The One and Only Ivan • AKJ Education $5.58 1 $5.58
My Sister the Vampire #3: Re-Vamped! • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
My Sister the Vampire #4: Vampalicious! • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Might, Mighty Monsters - "Gremlin's Curse" • AKJ Education $4.45 1 $4.45
Captain Awesome and the Ultimate Spelling Bee • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Flight of the Phoenix • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Attack of the Mutant Lunch Lady A Buzz Beaker Brainstorm • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Day of the Field Trip Zombies • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Stink and the Midnight Zombie Walk • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Stink and the Shark Sleepover • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Stink and the Freaky Frog Freakout • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Stink: The Ultimate Thumb-Wrestling Smackdown • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Stink: Solar System Superhero • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Yuck's Robotic Butt Blast • AKJ Education $1.75 2 $3.50

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