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Mrs. Sukenik from Pittsboro NC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Importance of Read Alouds

My students need great books to be read aloud during academic lessons.

  • $219 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work in a vibrant classroom of 21 students with endless energy and enthusiasm for learning. Our class is comprised of students from a variety of backgrounds and socio-economic statuses.

Each day, the students walk into class ready to learn and are always prepared to give their best effort.

They are endlessly curious and have an undeniable love of learning. We are constantly on the go and I am always looking for new and innovative ways to keep the students engaged.

My Project

Reading aloud builds many important foundational skills, introduces vocabulary, provides a model of fluent, expressive reading, and helps children recognize what reading for pleasure is all about. These books provide inspiration for writing, math, and reading concepts.

Reading aloud is one of the most important things parents and teachers can do with children.

All of the included books will serve a purpose in my classroom to teach and inspire my students. These books relate to many different academic subject areas and will be valuable to our learning in many different ways. The students would love getting an infusion of new books in the classroom!

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building • Amazon Business $13.26 1 $13.26
Dear Mrs. LaRue: Letters from Obedience School (LaRue Books) • Amazon Business $13.03 1 $13.03
Bean Thirteen • Amazon Business $12.93 1 $12.93
What Do You Do With an Idea? • Amazon Business $12.06 1 $12.06
The Most Magnificent Thing • Amazon Business $11.64 1 $11.64
The Best Part of Me: Children Talk About their Bodies in Pictures and Words • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me: Book & CD (The World of Eric Carle) • Amazon Business $10.68 1 $10.68
A Pet for Petunia • Amazon Business $10.60 1 $10.60
How Much Is That Doggie in the Window? • Amazon Business $7.24 1 $7.24
Room on the Broom • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Those Shoes • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
The Bag I'm Taking to Grandma's • Amazon Business $6.64 1 $6.64
Let's Get a Pup! Said Kate • Amazon Business $6.62 1 $6.62
My Daddy, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. • Amazon Business $5.36 1 $5.36
A Chair for My Mother 25th Anniversary Edition (Reading Rainbow Books) • Amazon Business $4.38 1 $4.38
Just Shopping with Mom (A Golden Look-Look Book) • Amazon Business $2.81 1 $2.81

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