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Mrs. Wilson from Easley SC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Practice Makes Perfect: Reading at Home to Become Fluent Readers

Help me give my students leveled readers for opportunities to read at home with family and friends!

  • $694 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

First graders are in the beginning stages of reading. Students in my grade level are eager to learn and need reading materials tailored to their reading levels. They are inquisitive readers that want to learn about new adventures and new information through informational text.

We have parents that are willing to read with their students at home, but we need to provide them with books at their child's reading level.

They need this opportunity to assist their child in becoming the fluent reader they need to be in order to be successful in school.

My Project

This project will provide students with books that they will be able to use in the classroom to practice their reading fluency and comprehension. Students will also take these books home to read with family and friends. Providing students with the necessary materials at home is essential to their success in the classroom and beyond.

Students get excited about reading when they are provided with materials that are right for their ability level.

They love having the option of reading fiction and nonfiction texts. Learning is made fun for all levels of instruction within the classroom and reinforced at home.

Mrs. Wilson
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Rigby Leveled Readers, 30 Title Set, Gr. 1-2 (Sails- Early Yellow Levels) • Amazon Business $319.08 1 $319.08
Rigby PM Platinum Collection: Individual Student Edition Magenta (Levels 1-2) Go-Karts • Amazon Business $8.25 2 $16.50
Rigby PM Stars: Individual Student Edition Red (Levels 3-5) Baby Lion • Amazon Business $11.00 1 $11.00
Rigby PM Stars: Individual Student Edition Red (Levels 3-5) Kitty Cat and the Bird • Amazon Business $11.00 1 $11.00
Rigby PM Platinum Collection: Individual Student Edition Magenta (Levels 1-2) Looking Down • Amazon Business $9.00 1 $9.00
Rigby PM Platinum Collection: Individual Student Edition Magenta (Levels 1-2) Fishing • Amazon Business $8.25 1 $8.25
Rigby PM Stars: Individual Student Edition Red (Levels 3-5) Raccoon Wakes Up • Amazon Business $8.25 1 $8.25
Rigby PM Collection: Individual Student Edition Purple (Levels 19-20) Sly Fox and Little Red Hen • Amazon Business $8.25 1 $8.25
Baby Bear's Real Name: Leveled Reader • Amazon Business $7.78 1 $7.78
Rigby PM Stars: Yellow Kitty Cat Runs Up a Tree • AKJ Education $7.43 1 $7.43
Rigby PM Stars: Blue Fat Cat's Chair • AKJ Education $7.43 1 $7.43
Rigby Sails Early - • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
At the Toy Store • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
My Book • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Dinosaur Chase, The • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Rigby PM Plus Yellow Student Reader (Level 7) Red Squirrel Hides • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Baby Wakes Up • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Rigby PM Plus-Kitty Cat & Fat Cat • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Baby Hippo • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Bingo's Ice Cream-Rigby PM Plus Red (Level 5) • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Rigby PM Plus Student Edition Blue (Levels 9-11) Brown Mouse Plays aTrick • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Mascotas (Pets) • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Kitty Cat and the Fish • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Kitty Cat-Rigby PM Plus Red: Student Reader (Level 3) • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Jolly Roger, the Pirate, Leveled Reader (Levels 6-7) • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
Animal Homes • AKJ Education $6.02 1 $6.02
The Park • AKJ Education $5.51 1 $5.51
Bella's Ride • AKJ Education $5.51 1 $5.51

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