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Mr. Ahearn from Indianapolis IN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Novel Study Projects

Help me give my students novel studies for the year! In the cart are great books for students in 5th grade to read and enjoy.

  • $420 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

These are students in an underserved area that are worth a great education! I believe all students deserve a high quality education. These students are in a low income area within the inner city of Indianapolis. Their fascination and love of learning is incredible to see each and every day. I hope to provide them with as many resources as any classroom in the country and help them to feel that they are worth it, and deserving of a high quality education!

My Project

I would like to encourage reading and grow a love for reading throughout the year! This project will give books to groups of students throughout the year to read and share about important books. These are enjoyable books for 5th grade students that will help foster a love of reading. I hope to use these books as novel studies throughout the year for different groups to read on their own and share. I hope to use these books as novel studies for my students to read on their own in small groups (5-6) they would read and then present a final project on each book, and then student groups would switch books and do the same throughout the year.

Mr. Ahearn
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wonder • AKJ Education $8.89 6 $53.34
The One and Only Ivan • AKJ Education $6.29 6 $37.74
My Side of the Mountain • AKJ Education $5.83 6 $34.98
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler 35th Anniversary Edition • AKJ Education $5.83 6 $34.98
The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963 • AKJ Education $5.59 6 $33.54
Holes • AKJ Education $5.59 6 $33.54
Bud, Not Buddy • AKJ Education $5.59 6 $33.54
Mr. Popper's Penguins • AKJ Education $5.11 6 $30.66
Esperanza Rising • AKJ Education $4.89 6 $29.34

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