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Mr. Burgos-Rivera from Milwaukee WI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Spanish Books for Dual Language Learners

Help me give my students Spanish books to practice Spanish reading and learn about other cultures.

  • $387 goal

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My Students

We believe every child can learn if we challenge, guide and provide the tools needed. By the end of the year, all children will improve their literacy skills, science and mathematical skills. Our students will be more active, play together, have healthier lives and learn about tolerance among them and our school community, which will aid them in being more successful in the next grade. The challenge comes with the lack of materials, equipment ​and all the budget cuts.

We have a high number of free or reduced price lunch students in our school and district.

Our classrooms are an all-inclusive model, where all children learn together. Because of the bad economy, some of our students are homeless at times. They are immigrant English learners from Mexico, the Caribbean, Central and South America, and Spanish learners from the community around the school. My children are so eager to learn new things. Our wonderful staff in our community school continues to learn and implement new ways to teach our students and strive to help everyone succeed.

My Project

My dual language learners need Spanish books. My students will use the Spanish books to continue developing Spanish reading skills and learn about other cultures. Spanish reading comprehension and reading fluency skills will help all my students in their educational experiences in our dual language program.

Our school concentrates in bilingual and bi-cultural learning.

We learn about all countries and cultures where Spanish is spoken. With the books, they will be able to research information and learn more during our classroom units and be able to share with others what they learned. My students will be better prepared with the basic skills and unique information to continue in second grade and beyond, during their education in our wonderful dual language program in our school.

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Mr. Burgos-Rivera
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 17 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
¡Solo pregunta!: Sé Diferente, Sé Valiente, Sé Tú (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
¿De dónde eres?: Where Are You From? (Spanish edition) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
¡Bonita es la vida! (Life Is Beautiful!) (UK Publication Date) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $16.95 1 $16.95
Oso quiere volar (Bear Wants to Fly) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $16.10 1 $16.10
Señorita Mariposa • Amazon Business $15.29 1 $15.29
Be Bold! Be Brave! 11 Latinas who made U.S. History (English and Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $15.14 1 $15.14
Lola: Edición en español de ISLANDBORN (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $14.34 1 $14.34
What Should Darla Do? Featuring the Power to Choose • Amazon Business $13.78 1 $13.78
El día en que descubres quién eres (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $13.39 1 $13.39
La luz de Lucía (Lucy's Light) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
What Should Danny Do? (The Power to Choose Series) • Amazon Business $12.89 1 $12.89
Tren de invierno (The Winter Train) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $12.81 1 $12.81
La Frontera: El Viaje Con Papa / My Journey with Papa (Spanish and English Edition) • Amazon Business $12.62 1 $12.62
Un nuevo hogar (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
La gallina Cocorina (Clucky the Hen) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $11.90 1 $11.90
Cartas en el bosque (The Lonely Mailman) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $11.86 1 $11.86
El sueño de Chocolate (Chocolate's Dream) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $11.79 1 $11.79
Soñadores (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
Margarito (Daisy) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $11.52 1 $11.52
El mapa de los buenos momentos (The Map of Good Memories) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $11.35 1 $11.35
La hormiguita (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Pequeño Camaleón (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

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