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Mrs. W. from La Grange TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Scatter Kindness - Growing Hearts!

My students need great story books to positively encourage their Growing Hearts!

  • $332 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our journey together is a short one... there is so much to do - in order to build Little Hearts and Minds! Each year I’m blessed with a mixture of Little Ones brought together for nine short months. The families in our community love and care for their children and with their support, we work together to begin growing Hearts and Minds!

The community as a whole, including some of the Little Ones in our Kindergarten Family were impacted by Hurricane Harvey this year.

Hurricane Harvey has changed this community and its families in many ways. With the negative changes brought on by this, families and their children will count on our Kindergarten Family for more love and encouragement!

I wish you could see the changes and growth made by this Kindergarten Family! We read, write, count, explore, investigate, listen, learn, and try to scatter kindness along the way!

My Project

Scatter Kindness - Grow From Mistakes - Powerful Words - Feelings - Perseverance - Friendship ... just a few of the pieces my children need to experience, talk-about, and reflect upon as they begin to be part of our classroom community.

Leading Growing Hearts as they learn to be a positive productive part of our world!

Great read-aloud books from authors and illustrators - Andi Green, Julia Cook, Maria Dismondy, and others will provide the opportunity to explore social and emotional learning. We will read the books together and make connections to the lessons. We will talk and walk through making better choices. My children will grow their hearts and minds, as they become Kind Thinkers.

Character Education matters!

Hurricane Harvey impacted many Little Ones, in ways visible and not visible. In addition to a devastating flood, children join our classroom family after experiencing many life altering events.

These Little Ones need support!

Growing Hearts is more important than ever!

Mrs. W.
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Word Collector • Amazon Business $14.53 1 $14.53
Seeds and Trees: A children's book about the power of words • Amazon Business $13.80 1 $13.80
Pass It On • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59
In My Heart: A Book of Feelings (Growing Hearts) • Amazon Business $13.56 1 $13.56
The Book of Mistakes • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
The Koala Who Could • Amazon Business $13.11 1 $13.11
The Very Frustrated Monster (WorryWoo Monsters) • Amazon Business $12.32 1 $12.32
Don't Feed The WorryBug (WorryWoo Monsters) • Amazon Business $12.23 1 $12.23
The Invisible Boy • Amazon Business $12.06 1 $12.06
Words and Your Heart • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
Listening with My Heart: A story of kindness and self-compassion • Amazon Business $11.66 1 $11.66
A Squiggly Story • Amazon Business $11.48 1 $11.48
The Girl Who Thought in Pictures: The Story of Dr. Temple Grandin (Amazing Scientists) • Amazon Business $11.09 1 $11.09
I Can Handle It (Mindful Mantras) (Volume 1) • Amazon Business $10.79 1 $10.79
The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes • Amazon Business $10.78 1 $10.78
Not a Box • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
What Shoes Will You Wear? • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Bubble Gum Brain • Amazon Business $8.96 1 $8.96
Teamwork Isn't My Thing, and I Don't Like to Share! (Best Me I Can Be!) • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun: Having the Courage To Be Who You Are • Amazon Business $6.89 1 $6.89
My Mouth Is a Volcano! • Amazon Business $6.83 1 $6.83
The Jelly Donut Difference: Sharing Kindness with the World • Amazon Business $6.71 1 $6.71
Reading Makes You Feel Good • Amazon Business $4.72 1 $4.72

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