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Mrs. Cutting from Manassas VA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Read Alouds Galore!

My students need a variety of books that allow for open discussions about the world around us.

  • $264 goal

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My Students

Our school is a high-performing K-5 elementary school in a suburb of Washington, D.C. We have a high military family and diverse population with some students receiving free and reduced lunch.

My classroom family consists of twenty-seven fun-loving, eager learners, who love to explore and create.

I strive to have an environment full of enthusiasm and energy to get my students excited and ready to learn each day. I encourage all my students to dream big and never give up on their ideas. Anything and everything is possible!

My Project

Our little learners learn are exposed to many things through read-alouds. With these requested books, I will enhance my classroom read-aloud time for all students to enjoy. I have chosen a variety of books that will enhance our kindergarten curriculum for language arts as well as math. Some titles include After the Fall, Apples for Everyone, Tap the Magic Tree, The Three Pigs, Transportation in My Neighborhood, Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs, Ron's Big Mission, Ten Black Dots, Jack the Builder, and How Tall?: Wacky Ways to Compare Height.

Read-alouds are a favorite time in our classroom, and with the variety of books from this project, we will be able to create meaningful and deep conversations regarding topics related to the world around us.

These books will be cared for within our classroom library which will also allow for my students to have more choice in their book selections during independent reading time. I hope this project allows for my students to increase their love of learning and reading within my classroom.

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This project will reach 28 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ron's Big Mission • Amazon Business $13.60 1 $13.60
The Three Pigs • Amazon Business $11.75 1 $11.75
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) • Amazon Business $9.23 1 $9.23
Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun: Having the Courage To Be Who You Are • Amazon Business $9.03 1 $9.03
Toasty Toes: Counting by Tens (Know Your Numbers) • Amazon Business $8.80 1 $8.80
Tap the Magic Tree Board Book • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs (Harry and the Dinosaurs) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
If You Were a Minus Sign (Math Fun) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
If You Were a Plus Sign (Math Fun) • Amazon Business $7.55 1 $7.55
Transportation in My Neighborhood • Amazon Business $7.29 1 $7.29
The Little Scarecrow Boy • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Hop Jump (Rise and Shine) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Places in My Community (Bobbie Kalman's Leveled Readers: My World: G (Paperback)) • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95
Eggs and Legs: Counting by Twos (Know Your Numbers) • Amazon Business $6.80 1 $6.80
Ten Black Dots • Amazon Business $6.64 1 $6.64
How Many Snails?: A Counting Book (Counting Books (Greenwillow Books)) • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Fish Eyes: A Book You Can Count On • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00
2 Pack Headset Audio Jack Extender, 3.5mm Gold Plated Headphone Audio Jack Extension Adapter for Battery Charger Case, Power Case, Juice Pack for Smartphones, Tablets, Credit Card Readers (3in) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Circus Shapes (MathStart 1) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Jack the Builder (MathStart 1) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Tally O'Malley (MathStart 2) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Just Enough Carrots (MathStart 1) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
The Button Box • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
A Pair of Socks (MathStart Series, Matching, Level 1) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Apples for Everyone (Picture the Seasons) • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
How Tall?: Wacky Ways to Compare Height (Wacky Comparisons) • Amazon Business $5.63 1 $5.63

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