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Ms. Dahl from Ocean Springs MS is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Read Me!

Help me give my students books! I want my students to read, read and READ!

  • $192 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students hail from a small town in Southern Mississippi. The media center is in a fully inclusive public elementary school that educates approximately 600 students from a variety of diverse backgrounds. More than fifty percent of our students come from low-income homes. They range in age from five to ten years old and are in kindergarten through third grade.

The students come to the library eager to read and ready to learn new things.

The library supports all curriculum standards in all areas. All classes visit the media center for an hour every week.

My Project

My students always want new books! The latest "Press Start," "Princess in Black," and "Dog Man" are frequently requested! Along with these popular titles, the latest books about science leaders and inventions will help our students discover adventures and the excitement that comes with using the skills they learn.

Students need to compare and contrast themes, settings, and plots of stories, describe characters in a story (their traits, motivations, or feelings), and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events.

These new books are just the ones to get our students reading! All students and teachers will be able to check out and read and learn from these new tales!

Reading is such an important skill! We strive to make reading both a learning and a rewarding adventure! There is nothing like a new book to pique our students interest in literacy!

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Ms. Dahl
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 600 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cece Loves Science and Adventure • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
The Cool Bean • Amazon Business $13.39 1 $13.39
Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist • Amazon Business $12.64 1 $12.64
AstroNuts Mission One: The Plant Planet: (Children’s Environment Books, Unique Children’s Series, Children’s Action and Adventure Graphic Novels, Emergent Readers Chapter Books) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
The Princess in Black and the Bathtime Battle • Amazon Business $11.67 1 $11.67
Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13 • Amazon Business $11.48 1 $11.48
The Crayon Man: The True Story of the Invention of Crayola Crayons • Amazon Business $11.29 1 $11.29
The Good Egg Presents: The Great Eggscape! • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers) • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49
Dog Man: Fetch-22: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #8) • Amazon Business $7.94 1 $7.94
Super Rabbit All-Stars!: A Branches Book (Press Start!) • Amazon Business $4.71 1 $4.71

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