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Mrs. McKinney from Charlotte NC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Stories from Different Lands

Help me give my students the knowledge of stories from different cultures around the world.

  • $336 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are curious, inquisitive, and smart from pre-k to 5th grade. We are a Title I school and we like to give a little extra! Our students come in ready to learn. Even though we have to go into remote learning, the learners get excited when they come to school or get to meet their teacher.

My Project

The learners in my class love to read. We use books a lot for our lessons no matter if its reading, science or math. These books will make the lessons very interesting and a different way to learn even when we have to repeat the same lesson.

Since we will be in remote learning, the students will listen to me read and share the stories on Zoom until it is safe to return back to in-person learning where they can experience these wonderful stories for themselves.

With these books my learners will have assistance in counting, learning where different places are in the world, and how other cultures learn the same way they do.

Mrs. McKinney
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 500 students.

3 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ten Flashing Fireflies • Amazon Business $15.95 5 $79.75
Rain Forest Animal Adaptations (Amazing Animal Adaptations) • Amazon Business $8.10 5 $40.50
A Little Princess • Amazon Business $7.99 5 $39.95
Yara's Tawari Tree (Yara's Rainforest) • Amazon Business $9.81 2 $19.62
Journey to Jo'burg: A South African Story • Amazon Business $6.99 2 $13.98
We Are All Born Free: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Pictures • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
We Are All Born Free: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Pictures • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99

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