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Mrs. Kesler from Normangee TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The More You Read The More You Know!

Help me give my students new biography books! We recently read an I am Helen Keller and they all loved it. We looked up and found other biography book in that series and they were all so excited!

  • $311 goal

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My Students

I have amazing students who love to learn, think, explore, and read.

I work at a Title I rural school.

I teach 2nd grade self contained and have 16 sweet kids to take care of? Our students are wonderful, curious kids. Lots of them spend their evenings and weekends helping their parents take care of cattle, other livestock, and drive tractors. They get to experience the "country life" that most kids only hear about.

My students love to come to school to learn new and exciting things. They love to read and explore new activities. Like most kids their age, technology is also one of their favorite pastimes! I work every day to inspire them to work toward their dreams and be all they can be!

My Project

My students love to read all kinds of books. When we read a book they always want to know if there are more in the series. We read a biography and they were so excited to find out there were more books in the biography series they could read!

Reading is the key to all learning.

You can go on so many adventures and learn so much information by reading! Children are like sponges and soak up so much information when reading. It makes me excited to see them want to read biography and nonfiction to learn information about other people!

Mrs. Kesler
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bob Not Bob!: *to be read as though you have the worst cold ever • Amazon Business $13.39 1 $13.39
I am Rosa Parks (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $12.79 1 $12.79
I am Walt Disney (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $12.29 1 $12.29
Me . . . Jane • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Narwhal and Jelly Box Set (Books 1, 2, 3, AND Poster) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
I am Albert Einstein (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $11.63 1 $11.63
I am Amelia Earhart (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $11.47 1 $11.47
Grace for President • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
I am Sacagawea (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $10.69 1 $10.69
I am Jane Goodall (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $10.59 1 $10.59
I am Jackie Robinson (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $10.48 1 $10.48
I am Jim Henson (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $10.38 1 $10.38
I am Harriet Tubman (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
I am George Washington (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $9.79 1 $9.79
I am Martin Luther King, Jr. (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $9.69 1 $9.69
Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers) • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49
A Stone Sat Still: (Environmental and Nature Picture Book for Kids, Perspective Book for Preschool and Kindergarten, Award Winning Illustrator) • Amazon Business $8.39 1 $8.39
I am Neil Armstrong (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $8.39 1 $8.39
The Good Egg Presents: The Great Eggscape! • Amazon Business $8.29 1 $8.29
Violet the Pilot • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
I am Billie Jean King (Ordinary People Change the World) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Miss Rumphius • Amazon Business $6.79 1 $6.79
Narwhal's Otter Friend (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #4) • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29

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