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Ms.Tanedo

Middle School, Music Teacher

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This teacher needs your help!

Ms. Montes from Milwaukee WI is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Read With Me

Help me give my students the ability to read about themselves and those around them to show them that there is more to them than what they know.

  • $672 goal

This project expired on July 28, 2023.

This project expired on July 28, 2023.

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 Project

The students I have been working with are full of curiosity. Many come in with knowledge of things I didn't even know. Yet they are stuck in a bubble where they may or may not know who else is outside of their city or their barrio. There is so much diversity in this world that I want them to know about that so that they can have bigger dreams.

Literature takes readers to a new world that they had never imagined before.

The books that I have choose are stories that my students may have never chosen because they see no connection. When they get to read these stories they will experience more curiosity about the world and the people that live in it. For some these books will make a small impact but for others they will see connections that they didn't think we're possibly.

I hope to provide these books to my students to let them know that they took can be leaders.

Ms. Montes
Grades PreK-2

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Authentic Spanish Language Collection- Grade 1 (31 Books) • AKJ Education $281.17 1 $281.17
Eyes That Speak to the Stars • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $19.00 1 $19.00
Eyes That Kiss in the Corners • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $19.00 1 $19.00
How to Fold a Taco • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $18.00 1 $18.00
Fry Bread A Native American Family Story • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $18.00 1 $18.00
Dancing Hands How Teresa Carreno Played the Piano for President Lincoln • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $18.00 1 $18.00
We Are Water Protectors • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $15.00 1 $15.00
Mi Familia: A Mexican American Family (Spanish Edition) • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $15.00 1 $15.00
An ABC of Equality • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $15.00 1 $15.00
Pride The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $14.00 1 $14.00
Our Class is a Family • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $13.00 1 $13.00
The ABCs of Black History • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $12.00 1 $12.00
Pink Is for Boys • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $11.00 1 $11.00
Vamanos Series Oaxaca • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $10.00 1 $10.00
Like Me SPANISH Edition • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $10.00 1 $10.00
Vamanos Series Havana • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $10.00 1 $10.00
Vamanos Series San Juan • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $10.00 1 $10.00
Vamanos Series Bogota • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $10.00 1 $10.00
Vamanos Series Antigua • DonorsChoose Featured Favorites $10.00 1 $10.00

Materials cost

$528.17

Vendor shipping charges

$5.00

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$571.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$100.78

Total project goal

$671.87

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