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Mrs. Kaiser from Grafton OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Once Upon a Time in a Land of 3rd Graders . . .

My students need an updated library of Fairy Tales and Fables, contact paper and storage boxes.

  • $345 goal

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My Students

A typical day in my classroom involves lots of learning and celebrating every success. Along with that comes intensive drill and practice in reading, writing, and math skills. There are a wide range of abilities within my Intervention Classroom. Each day we work very hard to bridge the learning gap and grow as independent students. Reading is especially difficult for many of my students. So, that missing piece effects everything else they try to do. It is a vicious circle causing many students to feel more and more defeated.

My students who struggle with various learning disabilities are experiencing success.

Seeing them really get engrossed and invested in their learning is extremely satisfying.

My Project

The Fairy Tale and Fable books I am requesting within this project will enhance the learning of my students. My students will gain hands on exposure to multiple texts featuring classic stories as told through the years. These books fit into the Ohio Learning Standards allowing students to maintain progress within their grade level curriculum. We will explore the key components within fairy tales and fables. In addition, these materials will be used as inspiration and guidance in the project of my students writing their own fairy tales and/or fables. I am requesting contact paper and storage boxes to keep these materials in good condition. These materials will be used for multiple school years allowing a plethora of students to utilize them.

Mrs. Kaiser
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
CASE PROJECT • School Specialty $6.24 6 $37.44
Three Little Kittens • Amazon Business $13.67 2 $27.34
Anansi and the Talking Melon • AKJ Education $13.10 2 $26.20
CONTACT PAPER 18 IN X 60 FT CLEAR • School Specialty $25.55 1 $25.55
The Grasshopper & the Ants • Amazon Business $10.35 2 $20.70
Mirror Mirror: A Book of Reverso Poems • Amazon Business $14.88 1 $14.88
The Elves and the Shoemaker (Classic Fairy Tale Collection) • Amazon Business $6.95 2 $13.90
Follow Follow: A Book of Reverso Poems • Amazon Business $12.84 1 $12.84
Hansel and Gretel • AKJ Education $5.83 2 $11.66
Strega Nona An Original Tale • AKJ Education $5.83 2 $11.66
The Tortoise and the Hare • AKJ Education $5.83 2 $11.66
Anansi and the Magic Stick • AKJ Education $5.83 2 $11.66
The Tale of Rabbit and Coyote • Amazon Business $5.40 2 $10.80
Anansi and the Moss-covered Rock • AKJ Education $4.39 2 $8.78
Paul Bunyan: My Story My Story • AKJ Education $3.64 2 $7.28

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