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  • $426 goal
Mrs. Weber
Never Before Funded Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
Never Before Funded
  • 2 donors
  • $406 still needed

Teaching Diversity in the Classroom!

Help me give my students a variety of exciting literature to learn from!

My Students

I teach a room full of eager 1st graders who love to learn & love to learn especially through literature. Our district services a very high percentage of students who qualify for free or reduced lunch. They are the sweetest kids ever!

My Project

My goal is to show that even though we are all different, we are all accepted! Diversity is a something we all need to cherish and we should always celebrate one another. First graders are 5, 6 and 7 year olds who are easily influenced and I want their 1st grade year to be shaped by the literature I will be introducing them to. I want my students to enjoy learning about cultural diversity and to embrace their background and others as well! This is the perfect time in their lives to open minds and open hearts!

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  • 2 donors
  • $406 still needed

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
#ISeeMe Diversity & Inclusion Grades K-1 (10 Books) • AKJ Education $132.51 1 $132.51
Niño • AKJ Education $17.09 1 $17.09
Malcolm Little • AKJ Education $14.59 1 $14.59
The Day You Begin • AKJ Education $13.86 1 $13.86
Separate Is Never Equal • AKJ Education $13.83 1 $13.83
My Abuelita • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Peaceful Fights for Equal Rights • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
The Youngest Marcher • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
One Word from Sophia • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
The Pink Hat • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
I Walk with Vanessa: A Story About a Simple Act of Kindness • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Counting on Community • AKJ Education $8.72 1 $8.72
Seeds of Freedom • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
A Letter to Amy • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
My Family Adventure • AKJ Education $3.61 1 $3.61

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This project will reach 23 students.

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