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Mrs. Littleton from Birmingham AL is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Social-Emotional Learning - We're Readers and Leaders!

Help me give my students engaging books to help them learn to make responsible decisions amidst difficult circumstances.

  • $369 goal

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My Students

My students are an energetic, lively bunch with lots of creativity! They love learning by moving, playing, and imagining, and thrive in situations that allow them to learn by thinking outside of the box to find solutions. In our classroom, we work hard to consider others' feelings and act with empathy.

Our school is nestled in the wonderful community of Oak Mountain, where we are surrounded by amazing parents and a supportive environment.

One of our very favorite ways to learn together is through picture books; they engage and interest my students more than any other tool and provide thoughtful discussion opportunities.

My Project

As students learn to navigate their social environments and mature together, this set of books will allow them to relate to and interact with characters overcoming challenges through perseverance, thoughtfulness, and community.

We will use these books throughout the year in conjunction with leadership lessons to provide students with the tools and insights necessary to show self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills, and responsible decision making.

As students grow and learn together, the skills they develop in decision making and peer relationships will follow them through life. With resources to engage them with relatable characters and interesting story lines, I can better equip them for any challenges they may face ahead and confidently lead them to responsible choices and outcomes.

Mrs. Littleton
Grades 3-5

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Thank You, Omu! • Amazon Business $17.09 1 $17.09
Stand in My Shoes: Kids Learning About Empathy • Amazon Business $15.95 1 $15.95
Scribble Stones • Amazon Business $14.10 1 $14.10
Ada Twist, Scientist • Amazon Business $13.79 1 $13.79
Hello, Universe • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Spoon (The Spoon Series) • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
What Do You Do With a Problem? — New York Times best seller • Amazon Business $12.46 1 $12.46
The Most Magnificent Thing • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun: Having the Courage To Be Who You Are • Amazon Business $11.64 1 $11.64
Iggy Peck, Architect (The Questioneers) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes • Amazon Business $10.64 1 $10.64
Grumpy Monkey • Amazon Business $10.62 1 $10.62
Giraffes Can't Dance • Amazon Business $10.36 1 $10.36
Do Unto Otters: A Book About Manners • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Of Course It's a Big Deal: A Story about Learning to React Calmly and Appropriately (Executive Function) • Amazon Business $9.48 1 $9.48
When Miles Got Mad • Amazon Business $9.39 1 $9.39
Ish (Creatrilogy) • Amazon Business $9.24 1 $9.24
When Worry Takes Hold • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
What Do You Do With a Chance? — New York Times best seller • Amazon Business $8.89 1 $8.89
Rosie Revere, Engineer • Amazon Business $8.39 1 $8.39
A Bad Case of Tattle Tongue • Amazon Business $8.08 1 $8.08
The Dot • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

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