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Mrs. Escalante from Porter TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Spanish Non-Fiction Books

My students need some engaging Spanish language non-fiction independent reading books.

  • $596 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are full of energy and ready to learn despite the many challenges that many face. Most come from low social economic families and we are a tittle 1 school. We have about 125 3rd grade students this year, most of which are on free or reduced lunch.

Many of our students this year were affected by hurricane Harvey.

Despite that many come into school each and every day with smiling faces and an eager to learn. They are critical thinkers and inovaters.

My Project

I teach third graders in English and in Spanish. Most of our students are on free or reduce lunch. Access at home to books is little or non existent. The biggest hurdle we have at school is being able to have enough good non-fictions books in Spanish for our students to enjoy reading and practice all the skills that we are teaching them.

We are trying to instill a LOVE for reading in both languages.

With your help, I will able to have a wider selection of those great non-fiction titles for my students in Spanish. Being bi-literate will open many doors for them in their future.

Mrs. Escalante
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers Grade 3 (30 Bk Set) Spanish • AKJ Education $206.29 1 $206.29
TIME FOR KIDS® Informational Text Grade 3 Spanish 30-Book Set • AKJ Education $196.88 1 $196.88
Los líquidos (Liquids) (Spanish Version) • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
César Chávez • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Los volcanes (Volcanoes) • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Derretirse y congelarse / Melting and Freezing • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
El dinero y el comercio en nuestro mundo (Money and Trade in Our World) (Spanish Version) • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Recursos de capital y la economía (Capital Resources and the Economy) (Spanish Version) • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Nuestros recursos naturales (Our Natural Resources) (Spanish Version) • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
¡Volcanes! (Volcanoes!) • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
¡Terremotos! (Earthquakes!) • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
El sistema solar (The Solar System) • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
¡Tornados y huracanes! (Tornadoes And Hurricanes!) • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10

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