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Ms. Melton from Nebo KY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading Materials

Help me give my students copies of books that will be used in a resource reading class to go along with reading units that I plan on teaching.

  • $990 goal

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My Students

My classroom consists of students in a resource reading classroom for students with special needs. My students want to learn and improve their reading skills. Our school is in a rural area, where access to books such as those on my list is not possible without driving a good distance.

My Project

These materials will be used in class to help students with mastering the reading standards. This will also help them with better understanding because they will have access to the books we will be using in each unit. I am teaching resource reading for students in grades 6-8, all with learning disabilities. In our class, we will use the books to enhance student knowledge and expand their knowledge of literature. My students will be able to expand their vocabulary through literature and work on mastering common core state standards this year.

Ms. Melton
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 18 students.

7 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Diary of a Young Girl. Anne Frank • Amazon Business $11.06 18 $199.08
Wonder • Amazon Business $9.72 18 $174.96
Freak the Mighty (Scholastic Gold) • Amazon Business $7.93 18 $142.74
The Outsiders • Amazon Business $5.89 18 $106.02
Fever 1793 • Amazon Business $5.79 18 $104.22
Animal Farm: A Fairy Story • Amazon Business $3.99 18 $71.82

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