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Mrs. Olson from Barnesville MN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Readers With Character!

My students need these books to help learn about character education in school and in life.

  • $522 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Students in my classroom love to collaborate, create and experiment together. We love working together and creating a classroom community of learners. We listen to each other when we have struggles. We laugh together when our experiments don't work just like we'd planned! We share our questions when we are learning something new.

Most of all, in our classroom we are a family.

We spend our days learning as much as we can in the most fun way possible!

My students aren't just mine for a school year, they are mine for life. We build relationships that last all through their school careers and hopefully beyond.

My Project

These books will help my students learn about the importance of character education. We will discuss acceptance, manners, patience, setting goals, and helping others overcome challenges.

There are so many great books on this list to help teach these concepts.

"Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun" teaches about having the courage to be yourself.

"Even Superheroes Have Bad Days" teaches how to cope with emotions.

Digital citizenship is the focus of "Technology Tail".

Perseverance is the focus of "Rosie Revere, Engineer".

These are just a few of the amazing text options available to help teach our children these complex topics.

Mrs. Olson
Grades PreK-2

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Iggy Peck, Architect • Amazon Business $16.16 1 $16.16
The Bugabees: Friends With Food Allergies • Amazon Business $15.70 1 $15.70
Because Amelia Smiled • Amazon Business $15.48 1 $15.48
Rosie Revere, Engineer • Amazon Business $14.86 1 $14.86
Being Frank • Amazon Business $14.27 1 $14.27
The Most Magnificent Thing • Amazon Business $13.56 1 $13.56
The Way I Act • Amazon Business $13.56 1 $13.56
There Might Be Lobsters • Amazon Business $13.31 1 $13.31
Hattie and Hudson • Amazon Business $12.90 1 $12.90
Don't Squeal Unless It's a Big Deal: A Tale of Tattletales • Amazon Business $12.70 1 $12.70
Lacey Walker, Nonstop Talker (Little Boost) • Amazon Business $12.21 1 $12.21
What Do You Do With an Idea? • Amazon Business $12.06 1 $12.06
Pig the Winner (Pig the Pug) • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
Don't Push the Button! • Amazon Business $11.37 1 $11.37
Pig the Pug • Amazon Business $11.24 1 $11.24
You Get What You Get (Little Boost) • Amazon Business $11.02 1 $11.02
The Bad Seed • Amazon Business $10.90 1 $10.90
Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse • Amazon Business $10.89 1 $10.89
The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes • Amazon Business $10.78 1 $10.78
Press Here • Amazon Business $10.76 1 $10.76
Even Superheroes Have Bad Days • Amazon Business $10.48 1 $10.48
The Invisible Boy • Amazon Business $10.19 1 $10.19
The Recess Queen • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Red: A Crayon's Story • Amazon Business $9.67 1 $9.67
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) • Amazon Business $9.23 1 $9.23
Personal Space Camp • Amazon Business $9.14 1 $9.14
The Technology Tail: A Digital Footprint Story (Communicate with Confidence) • Amazon Business $9.09 1 $9.09
Edwurd Fudwupper Fibbed Big (Storyopolis Books) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
But It's Not My Fault! (Responsible Me!) • Amazon Business $8.76 1 $8.76
Waiting Is Not Easy! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) • Amazon Business $8.05 1 $8.05
Up the Creek (Life in the Wild) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
What If Everybody Did That? • Amazon Business $7.79 1 $7.79
I Just Want to Do It My Way! My Story about Staying on Task and Asking for Help • Amazon Business $7.14 1 $7.14
Decibella and Her 6-Inch Voice (Communicate With Confidence) • Amazon Business $7.10 1 $7.10
The Worst Day of My Life Ever! (Best Me I Can Be) • Amazon Business $7.10 1 $7.10
Baditude! What to Do When Life Stinks! (Responsible Me!) • Amazon Business $7.10 1 $7.10
Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun: Having the Courage To Be Who You Are • Amazon Business $6.89 1 $6.89
Nugget and Fang: Friends Forever―or Snack Time? • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39

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