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Mrs. Hunt from Philadelphia TN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Shared Reading for Second!

Help me give my students shared reading books to use throughout the year!

  • $743 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a PreK-8th grade school in a very rural area of Tennessee. We are known as the Warriors and are taught to Love the Purple and Live the Gold and to never give up because Warriors don't do that.

Our school environment is unique because we are a FAMILY, and we work together to become the best we can be at school, home, and in our community.

We rely on each other to do this.

The kids that I teach and work with in 2nd grade have such a love of learning and are curious to take in all that they can to become better students. You can usually find them with a book in their hands or looking up information they want to know more about. I love to watch them soak up new knowledge and have that "light bulb" go off and make connections.

Teaching these kids is simply a blessing and I am so thankful that I get to do this every day!

My Project

In our county, we started using the new reading curriculum Core Knowledge Language Arts. Using this curriculum, my students are listening to a higher level of text with rich content and vocabulary. They are able to make amazing connections to previous domains as well as real life.

The funding for this project will help purchase shared reading books that will allow my students to read grade level text to deepen their knowledge of topics such as Fairy Tales and Tall Tales, Ancient Greek Civilization, Greek Myths, the War of 1812, and Cycles in Nature.

I believe that all students need to have a book in hand, and the funding for this project will help make that happen!

Mrs. Hunt
Grades PreK-2

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13 donors13 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 48 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Betsy Ross and the Silver Thimble (Ready-to-read COFA) • Amazon Business $4.99 25 $124.75
Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner (Step into Reading) • Amazon Business $3.99 25 $99.75
Beauty and the Beast (Silver Penny Stories) • Amazon Business $4.95 20 $99.00
King Midas (Silver Penny Stories) • Amazon Business $4.95 20 $99.00
The Blind Men and the Elephant (Hello Reader!, Level 3, Grades 1&2) • Amazon Business $4.99 18 $89.82
Frogs (Penguin Young Readers, Level 2) • Amazon Business $3.99 20 $79.80

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