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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.

  • $441 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
Iggy Peck, Architect • Amazon Business $16.16 1 $16.16
Someday • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Brave Like Me (Stories & Poems) • Amazon Business $13.85 1 $13.85
The Bear Report • Amazon Business $13.63 1 $13.63
Daniel Finds a Poem • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59
Saturdays and Teacakes • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
Ada Twist, Scientist • Amazon Business $13.46 1 $13.46
I Am Enough • Amazon Business $13.10 1 $13.10
The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors • Amazon Business $11.90 1 $11.90
The Bad Seed • Amazon Business $11.80 1 $11.80
Wordy Birdy • Amazon Business $11.72 1 $11.72
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) • Amazon Business $11.37 1 $11.37
Ball • Amazon Business $11.35 1 $11.35
Enemy Pie (Reading Rainbow book) • Amazon Business $11.04 1 $11.04
Flotsam • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Katie Loves the Kittens • Amazon Business $9.48 1 $9.48
The Little Linebacker: A Story of Determination • Amazon Business $9.37 1 $9.37
The Fruit Salad Friend: Recipe for A True Friend • Amazon Business $8.76 1 $8.76
The Story of Snow: The Science of Winter's Wonder • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
My Big Dog (A Golden Classic) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Hailstones and Halibut Bones: Adventures in Poetry and Color • Amazon Business $7.96 1 $7.96
Equal Shmequal • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
Voices in the Park • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
The Family Book • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
The Important Book • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Arthur Writes a Story: An Arthur Adventure (Arthur Adventures) • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Author: A True Story • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Dory Fantasmagory • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
We Planted a Tree • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Three Hens and a Peacock • Amazon Business $6.36 1 $6.36
The Memory String • Amazon Business $6.07 1 $6.07
Earrings! (Aladdin Picture Books) • Amazon Business $4.84 1 $4.84

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