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Mrs. Gibbs from Cleveland MN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Book Challenge!

Help me give my students appropriate and fun books at their level to read.

  • $535 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are so amazing in so many ways. Many of the students I work with need a little extra boost in different aspects of reading, and I am here to pinpoint what it is and to work on it. I have 38 students that I work with directly on a daily basis. My favorite thing about my job is the small groups I get to work with. Each student has a different skill they need to work on.

These students have worked so hard and have come so far already this year.

I can't wait to continue my work with them and see them grow this year!

My Project

Each of my students is at a different level in their reading ability. My goal is to be able to meet them at their levels so that they are challenged enough without feeling frustrated. I also want reading to be fun!

Having a variety of books that students can choose from will keep them wanting more.

Having these books in my library for them to choose will allow them to choose different genres and keep moving up in levels. Each year, I want to keep building my classroom library to keep reading fun and interesting to keep that spark alive in them!

Mrs. Gibbs
Grades 3-5

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This project will reach 40 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane • AKJ Education $8.75 6 $52.50
Tangerine • AKJ Education $6.56 6 $39.36
The Diamond of Darkhold • AKJ Education $5.83 6 $34.98
The Cricket in Times Square • AKJ Education $5.83 6 $34.98
The People of Sparks Book of Ember 2 • AKJ Education $5.83 6 $34.98
The Prophet of Yonwood Book of Ember 4 • AKJ Education $5.83 6 $34.98
Matilda • AKJ Education $5.59 6 $33.54
The Sign of the Beaver • AKJ Education $5.59 6 $33.54
Schooled • AKJ Education $5.10 6 $30.60
Judy Moody Saves the World! • AKJ Education $4.19 6 $25.14
Superfudge • AKJ Education $5.83 3 $17.49
Double Fudge • AKJ Education $5.83 3 $17.49
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing • AKJ Education $5.59 3 $16.77
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe • AKJ Education $5.83 2 $11.66

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