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Mrs. Barone from Chicago IL is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Read, Lead, Succeed

Help me give my students a variety of books to read, in the classroom and at home.

  • $343 goal

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Celebrating Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

This project is a part of the Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month celebration because it supports a Latino teacher or a school where the majority of students are Latino.

My Students

I am a fourth-grade teacher who has the pleasure of teaching 60 amazing children every day. The students are awesome and eager to learn. I have a variety of learners who come from many different backgrounds. My fourth-grade classroom is made up of ethnically diverse, low-income families.

My classroom is all-inclusive and is comprised of English language learners, students with individualized education plans, and general education students.

It is imperative to form a partnership and encourage all students to learn and become lifelong learners.

My Project

I want to create opportunities for social development and bridge the racial differences, in my classroom and on -line. In order to have a curriculum that honors, respects, and acknowledges diversity. The first thing that needs to be done is to have a curriculum that works towards understanding different cultures. It is imperative that all students feel their beliefs and opinions are valued. One way to do this is to read a variety of books. Students will be successful both socially and academically, when they have all the resources they need to succeed. It can be difficult to learn remotely. I want my students to feel comfortable, and respected whether they are at home or in school. I believe books become a powerful tool when readers are completely hooked. I want my students to become lifelong learners.

Mrs. Barone
Grades 3-5

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Series Sampler - Diary of a Wimpy Kid (4 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $47.06 1 $47.06
Judy Moody (8 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $35.86 1 $35.86
Get Outdoors • AKJ Education $9.48 2 $18.96
Dog-Man: For Whom the Ball Rolls • AKJ Education $9.48 2 $18.96
Dog Man Brawl of the Wild • AKJ Education $7.29 2 $14.58
Dog Man and Cat Kid • AKJ Education $7.29 2 $14.58
Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas: from the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #5) • AKJ Education $7.29 2 $14.58
Dog Man Unleashed (Dog Man #2) • AKJ Education $7.29 2 $14.58
Dog Man: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #1) • AKJ Education $7.29 2 $14.58
Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties: From the Creator of Captain • AKJ Education $7.29 2 $14.58
Marisol McDonald no combina (Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match) • AKJ Education $13.83 1 $13.83
Whoever You Are • AKJ Education $5.83 2 $11.66
Judy Moody Gets Famous! • AKJ Education $4.37 2 $8.74
Judy Moody Saves the World! • AKJ Education $4.37 2 $8.74

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