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  • $816 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Price
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Spectacular Science Stories

My students need 44 books such as "Do Dogs Make Dessert?: A Book about how Animals Help Humans" that will enrich their understanding of science standards.

Students Struggling with Science: Please help by purchasing Spectacular Science Stories for our library.

Many of our students have had very limited exposure to trips, experiences, and museums, which normally enhance scientific understandings. Our students are performing poorly on science standardized tests.

We need an increased supply of science read-alouds and stories to increase the interest and understanding among our students. These engaging texts will enrich the understanding of our students by exposing them to science concepts during daily read-aloud or story time and while reading for enjoyment.

You will make it possible for my students to read and listen to these engaging texts that will increase their understanding of science concepts and will therefore increase their achievement on standardized tests.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Leaf Man Lois Ehlert • Barnes and Noble $12.80 1 $12.80
Actual Size Steve Jenkins • Barnes and Noble $14.40 1 $14.40
What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? Steve Jenkins, Robin Page • Barnes and Noble $12.00 1 $12.00
I Love Bugs Steve Parker • Barnes and Noble $4.48 1 $4.48
Beetle Bop Denise Fleming • Barnes and Noble $14.40 1 $14.40
Dem Bones Bob Barner, Chronicle Books, Design Inc Higashi/Glaser • Barnes and Noble $15.25 1 $15.25
My Light Molly Bang, Molly Garrett Bang (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $15.25 1 $15.25
Come to the Ocean's Edge: A Nature Cycle Book Laurence Pringle, Michael Chesworth (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $14.35 1 $14.35
Welcome, Brown Bird Mary Ray, Peter Sylvada (Illustrator), Peter Lyn Sylvada (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $14.40 1 $14.40
One Nighttime Sea Deborah Lee Rose, Steve Jenkins (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $15.25 1 $15.25
Trout, Trout, Trout!: (A Fish Chant) April Pulley Sayre, Trip Park (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $7.15 1 $7.15
Pick, Pull, Snap!: Where Once a Flower Bloomed Lola M. Schaefer, Lindsay Barrett George (Illustrator), Lindsay B. George (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $14.39 1 $14.39
Animal Babies in Grasslands Jennifer Schofield • Barnes and Noble $7.15 1 $7.15
Whose House? Barbara Seuling, Miriam Altshuler, Kay Chorao (Illustrator), Kay Chorao (Translator) • Barnes and Noble $14.40 1 $14.40
Big Bug Surprise Julia Gran, Julia Gran (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $11.69 1 $11.69
Snappy Sounds: Roar! Dugald Steer, Derek Matthews (Illustrator), Designed by Richard Hawke, Nghiem Ta • Barnes and Noble $11.65 1 $11.65
Why Isn't Pluto a Planet?: A Book about Planets Steve J. Kortenkamp, Stephen J. Kortenkamp • Barnes and Noble $19.13 1 $19.13
Spinning Spiders Melvin Berger, S. D. Schindler (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $5.39 1 $5.39
Stars Beneath Your Bed: The Surprising Story of Dust April Pulley Sayre, Ann Jonas (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $15.29 1 $15.29
Bug Safari Bob Barner, Bob Barner (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $15.25 1 $15.25
Whales Passing Eve Bunting, Lambert Davis (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $14.35 1 $14.35
On the Way to the Beach Henry Cole, Henry Cole (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $15.29 1 $15.29
Do Frogs Have Fur?: A Book about Animal Coats and Coverings Michael Dahl, Jeff Yesh (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $21.53 1 $21.53
Do Dogs Make Dessert?: A Book about how Animals Help Humans Michael Dahl, Jeff Yesh (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $21.53 1 $21.53
Do Salamanders Spit?: A Book about how Animals Protect Themselves Michael Dahl, Franklin Ayers, Franklin Ayers (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $21.53 1 $21.53
Jurassic Shark Deborah Diffily, Karen Carr (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $16.19 1 $16.19
Tigress Nick Dowson, Jane Chapman (Illustrator), Jane Chapman (Translator) • Barnes and Noble $14.39 1 $14.39
Does a Duck Have a Daddy? F.M. Ehrlich, F. M. Ehrlich, Emily Bolam (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $9.85 1 $9.85
Fossil Claire Ewart, Claire Ewart (Illustrator), Designed by Victoria Allen • Barnes and Noble $15.25 1 $15.25
Yikes!!! Robert Florczak (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $14.35 1 $14.35
T. Rex Vivian French, Alison Bartlett (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $6.29 1 $6.29
Seahorses Twig C. George, Manufactured by Lerner Publications • Barnes and Noble $8.05 1 $8.05
Spy Hops and Belly Flops: Curious Behaviors of Woodland Animals Brian Lies (Illustrator), Brian Lies (Translator) • Barnes and Noble $13.50 1 $13.50
Frog in a Bog John Himmelman, John Himmelman (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $14.35 1 $14.35
Prehistoric Actual Size Steve Jenkins • Barnes and Noble $14.40 1 $14.40
Animal Snackers Betsy Lewin • Barnes and Noble $14.35 1 $14.35
About Crustaceans: A Guide for Children Cathryn Sill, John Sill (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $14.35 1 $14.35
Dot & Jabber and the Big Bug Mystery Ellen Stoll Walsh • Barnes and Noble $13.50 1 $13.50
Without You Sarah Weeks, Suzanne Duranceau (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $6.29 1 $6.29
Science Verse Jon Scieszka, Lane Smith (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $15.29 1 $15.29
Spectacular Science: A Book of Poems Lee Bennett Hopkins, Virginia Halstead (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $6.29 1 $6.29
What Is Science? Rebecca Kai Dotlich, Sachiko Yoshikawa (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $15.25 1 $15.25
Pumpkin Circle: The Story of a Garden George Levenson, Shmuel Thaler (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $14.35 1 $14.35
Sky Is Full of Stars Franklyn Mansfield Branley, Felicia Bond, Felicia Bond (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $5.39 1 $5.39

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