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Mrs. Radford from Wichita KS is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Spanish Books for Our Classroom Library

Help me give my students a variety of books in Spanish to have in our classroom library so they feel represented, included, and valued.

  • $440 goal

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My Project

Over the years I have had several students who are bilingual or emerging English speakers. This year I have a few students who have made leaps and bounds in learning a new language. However, I have noticed that during Silent Reading time the students go for picture books or books with little or no words at all.

I would love to give them a section in my classroom library that has a variety of books, ranging from picture books to chapter books, for them to choose from.

This will also give my students who are not bilingual a chance to explore and learn from these books.

My ELL (English Language Learning) students also deserve to feel represented, valued and loved while they are in my room. I easily have close to a hundred books in English and none in Spanish- with help, I will be able to change that. Over the years I have had 26-30 ELL's in my classroom and with these books I will be able to support reading for many more in the years to come.

Mrs. Radford
Grades 3-5

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Rainbow Weaver/Tejedora del Arcoiris • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
Winny de Puh (Winnie the Pooh in Spanish) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Bilingual Fairy Tales in Spanish and English: A Story Collection from Charles Perrault, James Planché, and Teodoro Baró y Sureda • Amazon Business $14.86 1 $14.86
El secreto de la mansión / Case Closed #1: Mystery in the Mansion (Resuelve el Misterio) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $14.13 1 $14.13
Wonder: La lección de August / Wonder (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $13.95 1 $13.95
El único e incomparable Iván (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
Código 7: Descifrando el código para una vida épica - La edición en español y inglés (Bilingual Edition) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Matilda (Colección Roald Dahl) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
El día en que descubres quién eres (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $12.69 1 $12.69
Charlie y la fábrica de chocolate / Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Colección Roald Dahl) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $11.95 1 $11.95
Mañanaland • Amazon Business $11.92 1 $11.92
Harry Potter y la piedra filosofal / Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $11.08 1 $11.08
Drama (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Esta Iguana Malhumorada (Esta Iguana Malhumorada (Versión Español) / This Moody Iguana (English Version)) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Señorita Mariposa • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Don't be scared! - ¡No tengas miedo!: Bilingual Children's Picture Book English-Spanish with Pics to Color (Kids Learn Spanish) • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
James y el melocotón gigante / James and the Giant Peach (Colección Roald Dahl) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
El ratoncito de la moto (The Mouse and the Motorcycle, Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
El soñador (The Dreamer) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Huevos verdes con jamón (Green Eggs and Ham Spanish Edition) (Beginner Books(R)) • Amazon Business $8.78 1 $8.78
De como tia Lola vino (de visita) a quedarse (How Aunt Lola Came to (Visit) Stay Spanish Edition) (The Tia Lola Stories) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The Lizard and the Sun / La Lagartija y el Sol (Picture Yearling Book) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
El color de mis palabras (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Telaraña de Carlota: A Newbery Honor Award Winner (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.26 1 $7.26
Yo, Naomi Leon (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Me llamo María Isabel • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Las aventuras del Capitán Calzoncillos (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
El Gato Ensombrerado (The Cat in the Hat Spanish Edition) (Beginner Books(R)) • Amazon Business $5.98 1 $5.98
Sobreviví los ataques de tiburones de 1916 (I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916) (2) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $5.74 1 $5.74
Escuela de Espanto #1: ¡La escuela está viva! (The School Is Alive): Un libro de la serie Branches (1) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

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