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Mrs. Gregory from Lexington SC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Picture Book Power

Help me give my students picture books that will help them explore the world.

  • $169 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

“There are many little ways to enlarge your world. Love of books is the best of all.” – Jacqueline Kennedy. My students enjoy reading. They love our read aloud time together, most of all!

My fourth graders are certainly a curious bunch of children.

They want to learn which is more than any teacher can ask for! They are constantly looking for new challenges. In fact, they get excited when I challenge them to learn new things. They are all goal setters.

Our school's greatest characteristic is its positivity and the overwhelming belief that all students can achieve. Creating great readers is our mission and creating book lovers at this level will undoubtedly give our students the power to succeed in their school endeavors and in life.

My Project

These books are intentionally chosen to be whole class read alouds. We will explore them together, probably a few times, and use them as examples for our reading and writing work. They will give us a common ground to explore deeper thinking skills like determining theme across a text, inferring, and comparing multiple texts.

These books were chosen with care.

They are light hearted, but deep thinkers. They explore themes such as being kind, being yourself, and knowing what to do when times get tough. I'm hoping these books will not only help us with our reading skills, but help grow our own character.

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ida, Always • Amazon Business $14.15 1 $14.15
The Cool Bean • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Zero the Hero • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
The Bad Seed • Amazon Business $11.73 1 $11.73
I Walk with Vanessa: A Story About a Simple Act of Kindness • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
The Breaking News • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
The Good Egg • Amazon Business $10.78 1 $10.78
Those Shoes (Turtleback Binding Edition) • Amazon Business $7.23 1 $7.23

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