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Mrs. Sukenik from Commerce City CO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Importance of Read Alouds

Help me give my students books that will bring life to many lessons. Our math, literacy, and writing periods will be enriched through this project.

  • 2 donors
  • $225 goal

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My Students

I work in a vibrant classroom of 28 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!

Mrs. Sukenik
Grades PreK-2

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This project will reach 28 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Boat of Dreams • Amazon Business $17.69 1 $17.69
Rosie's Glasses • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth: A Picture Book • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Brief Thief • Amazon Business $13.94 1 $13.94
Too Much Glue • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
The Very Very Very Long Dog • Amazon Business $12.79 1 $12.79
When Pencil Met Eraser • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
The Squirrels Who Squabbled • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
BE QUIET! • Amazon Business $10.79 1 $10.79
Our Class is a Family • Amazon Business $9.66 1 $9.66
The Little House 75th Anniversary Edition • Amazon Business $8.61 1 $8.61
Quack and Count • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49

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