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Mrs. Dula from Panama City FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Picture Perfect

Help me give my students a chance to hear and experience as many stories as they can while in my classroom!

  • $326 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students walk in to school every day with a smile on their face and eagerness in their hearts. They may not come from the same backgrounds, cultures or socioeconomic statuses, but they come together in my classroom as one big family. We are located in a high poverty district with lots of obstacles to overcome, but my students do not let that hold them back.

Each and every one of them is determined to be successful in school.

Many of these students do not have books they can read at their homes, so the books I have in my classroom are sometimes the only books they get to read.

My Project

My students and I will read a different picture book every day. During the read aloud, we will focus on skills that we are currently working on as well as vocabulary that will enrich students comprehension and knowledge.

These books will be a wide variety of various authors, themes, topics, fiction and non-fiction.

I want to immerse my students in all types of stories and books.

After we have read all the books for the week, the students will then vote on their favorite for that particular week.

We will graph the results and keep it displayed all month. Once a month ends, we will look at our top favorite books and discuss what it was that seemed to draw them to those books more than the others as well as compare and contrast the books. Each month we will start our process of graphing again with a new set of books for that month.

The books that we have already read will be put into a basket for students to choose to read at their independent reading time.

Mrs. Dula
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
We Don't Eat Our Classmates • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
Everyone Loves Cupcake • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
Lost in the Library: A Story of Patience & Fortitude • Amazon Business $15.17 1 $15.17
Everyone Loves Bacon • Amazon Business $14.90 1 $14.90
If I Built a House • Amazon Business $14.88 1 $14.88
How Martha Saved Her Parents from Green Beans • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59
Chopsticks (Place Setting Picture Book) • Amazon Business $13.24 1 $13.24
Dragons Love Tacos 2: The Sequel • Amazon Business $12.91 1 $12.91
Dragons Love Tacos • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Interrupting Chicken and the Elephant of Surprise • Amazon Business $12.14 1 $12.14
Spoon • Amazon Business $11.66 1 $11.66
This Is a Taco! • Amazon Business $11.12 1 $11.12
Junk: A Spectacular Tale of Trash • Amazon Business $11.03 1 $11.03
Eraser • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Walter the Farting Dog • Amazon Business $10.76 1 $10.76
Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast • Amazon Business $10.46 1 $10.46
The Case of the Stinky Stench (Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast) • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
How to Catch a Turkey • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
If I Built a Car • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Interrupting Chicken • Amazon Business $7.50 1 $7.50

Materials cost

$243.18

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$276.83

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.85

Total project goal

$325.68

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$325.68

4 Donors

-$325.68

Donations toward project cost

-$276.83

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$48.85

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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