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Mr. Brace from New Hartford IA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Rekindling Reading in Sixth Grade!

Help me give my students some of the newest titles in young adolescent literature to help develop that essential passion for reading. The Throne of Glass set and The Red Queen set will be loved by all!

  • $492 goal

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My Students

The students in my classroom are sixth graders with a wide range of interests, skills, and life experiences. Some of my students are avid readers, but many of my students are still working to discover that passion of reading that is so important.

It makes me so happy when my students approach me and discuss the books that they are reading.

Seeing students who’ve typically struggled finding texts that interest them finally find that book that captivates them motivates me to provide the best instruction and materials that I can for these 6th graders that I care so much about.

My Project

When students have the ability to experience new, tangible books in their hands, new opportunities are presented. While many of my students enjoy reading, some struggle to find texts that interest them.

My goal is to revamp my classroom library and put books into the hands of students with unique reading interests.

Many of the students in my classroom have never been able to open a brand-new book, and this experience may be just what it takes to help them find their love of reading. With so many different skill sets and reading interests, it is so important to me to make sure all students can find something that will captivate them and provide some extra motivation to read.

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This project will reach 70 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Throne of Glass Box Set • Amazon Business $85.71 1 $85.71
Furinno 11208EX Pasir 3-Tier Open Shelf, Espresso • Amazon Business $26.13 2 $52.26
Red Queen 4-Book Hardcover Box Set: Books 1-4 • Amazon Business $40.85 1 $40.85
The Hunger Games Trilogy Boxed Set (1) • Amazon Business $33.94 1 $33.94
His Dark Materials: The Golden Compass / The Subtle Knife / The Amber Spyglass • Amazon Business $32.26 1 $32.26
Raven Series: The Complete Collection • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Artemis Fowl 3-book Paperback Boxed Set (Artemis Fowl, Books 1-3) • Amazon Business $15.76 1 $15.76
Warcross • Amazon Business $12.15 1 $12.15
Superman: Dawnbreaker (DC Icons Series) • Amazon Business $10.44 1 $10.44
Catwoman: Soulstealer (DC Icons Series) • Amazon Business $8.69 1 $8.69
The Son of Neptune (Heroes of Olympus, Book 2) • Amazon Business $8.00 1 $8.00
The Fault in Our Stars • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The Testing • Amazon Business $7.58 1 $7.58
The Rose Society (The Young Elites) • Amazon Business $6.63 1 $6.63
Paper Towns • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99

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