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Mrs. Harden from Guyton GA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Students Love Literature!

My students need these books to have rich literature in their hands.

  • $446 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Coming from a Title 1 school, my students have the disadvantage of becoming another statistic. These students come to school with so many issues stacked against them. However, these students are the brightest and most wonderful students you will ever meet.

Their biggest desire is to come to school on a daily basis which is their safe environment and someone to love them.

Many of my students do not have the safe environment and love that they so desire. These students are so brilliant, and I just want them to have the resources needed to allow their light bulb to shine!

My Project

Students need rich literature in their hands and be able to read it over and over to discuss with other students what his or her take away or big idea was. No matter how old, students need to be read to.

Research has shown that reading aloud to students will improve student's comprehension and make real life connections.

Follow up conversation after a read aloud is one of the most powerful opportunities that teachers have to motivate a love for the exciting world of literacy.

Students are learning and they do not even know it. These books are all on different reading levels with a variety of topics to better reach all of my students.

Mrs. Harden
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 120 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
When I Was Young in the Mountains • AKJ Education $5.83 5 $29.15
The Lemonade Club • AKJ Education $16.19 1 $16.19
Mr. Lincoln's Way • AKJ Education $16.19 1 $16.19
Raymie Nightingale • AKJ Education $15.29 1 $15.29
The Three Questions (Based on a story by Leo Tolstoy) • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Each Kindness • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Amazing Grace 25th Anniversary Edition • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
The Other Side • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
The Blessing Cup • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Thank You, Mr. Falker • AKJ Education $12.59 1 $12.59
The Invisible Boy • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Saturdays and Teacakes • AKJ Education $12.37 1 $12.37
The Summer My Father Was Ten • AKJ Education $9.86 1 $9.86
The Dream Keeper and Other Poems • AKJ Education $8.75 1 $8.75
The Relatives Came • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Feathers • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Miracle's Boys • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
The House You Pass on the Way • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Peace, Locomotion • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
The Tale of Despereaux • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
The Magician's Elephant • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Chicken Sunday • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Keeping Quilt • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Hush • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Old Woman Who Named Things • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
When Lightning Comes in a Jar • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Hundred Dresses • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
An Angel For Solomon Singer • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Between Madison and Palmetto • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Maizon at Blue Hill • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Family Under the Bridge • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Missing May • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37

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