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Mrs. Bonn from San Antonio TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

The Class That Reads Together, Learns Together!

Help me give my students these wonderful read aloud stories! My students love listening and reading picture books that also have wonderful lessons that tie into our curriculum!

  • $425 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are so loving, creative, and enthusiastic about learning! They show up to school ready to learn each day. I am always so impressed with their willingness to work and learn something new!

I am beyond blessed to be able to teach these tiny humans every day.

Their love for learning encourages me to be a better teacher for them!

My Project

These books will be used as read alouds in the classroom where I can effectively model fluency, expression, thinking out loud, and understanding texts. These books have been researched and chosen by fabulous teachers as books that can help enhance reading and writing instruction.

The books chosen easily captivate readers attention and also teach a variety of genres.

I will use these books weekly in my reading and writing instruction to engage my students in their learning. Having these books in my classroom to use with my reading instruction will put a smile on my students' faces and I know they will continue to be excited for reading each day!

Mrs. Bonn
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry: 200 Poems with Photographs That Squeak, Soar, and Roar! • Amazon Business $17.19 1 $17.19
Memoirs of a Hamster • Amazon Business $15.79 1 $15.79
Hoop Genius: How a Desperate Teacher and a Rowdy Gym Class Invented Basketball • Amazon Business $14.73 1 $14.73
Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Rotten Richie and the Ultimate Dare • Amazon Business $14.29 1 $14.29
Two Bad Ants • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Turkey Bowl • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
The Carpenter's Gift: A Christmas Tale about the Rockefeller Center Tree • Amazon Business $12.79 1 $12.79
The House That Jane Built: A Story About Jane Addams • Amazon Business $12.79 1 $12.79
Creature Features: Twenty-Five Animals Explain Why They Look the Way They Do • Amazon Business $12.37 1 $12.37
Substitute Creacher • Amazon Business $12.29 1 $12.29
Pecos Bill Invents the Ten-Gallon Hat • Amazon Business $12.29 1 $12.29
The Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Forever • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
Saturdays and Teacakes • Amazon Business $10.89 1 $10.89
Cactus Soup • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Humphrey the Lost Whale: A True Story • Amazon Business $8.71 1 $8.71
Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun: Having the Courage To Be Who You Are • Amazon Business $8.39 1 $8.39
The Year of the Perfect Christmas Tree: An Appalachian Story (Picture Puffin Books) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein (Albert Einstein Book for Kids, Books About Scientists for Kids, Biographies for Kids, Kids Science Books) • Amazon Business $7.97 1 $7.97
Pinduli • Amazon Business $7.55 1 $7.55
Picnic at Mudsock Meadow • Amazon Business $7.40 1 $7.40
The Raft • Amazon Business $7.39 1 $7.39
What Really Happened to Humpty? (Nursery-Rhyme Mysteries) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Crow Boy (Picture Puffin Books) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Seven Spools of Thread: A Kwanzaa Story (Albert Whitman Prairie Paperback) • Amazon Business $6.73 1 $6.73
My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother (Aladdin Picture Books) • Amazon Business $6.59 1 $6.59
The Great Kapok Tree: A Tale of the Amazon Rain Forest • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
How Many Days to America?: A Thanksgiving Story • Amazon Business $6.19 1 $6.19
Princess Hyacinth (The Surprising Tale of a Girl Who Floated) • Amazon Business $5.93 1 $5.93
The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses • Amazon Business $5.29 1 $5.29
The Perfect School Picture • Amazon Business $4.49 1 $4.49
The Legend of Old Befana: An Italian Christmas Story • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

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