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Ms. Baron from San Ramon CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Power of Picture Books

Help me give my students a variety of diverse fiction and nonfiction picture books!

  • $594 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am teaching a class of 28 creative, innovative, and curious fourth graders in San Ramon. My students are learning to be strong leaders and develop personal responsibility inside the classroom and out.

My students love diving deeper into their learning with hands-on activities and engaging discovery opportunities that give them choice and responsibility in their education.

I incorporate a variety of different learning strategies, teaching methods, and seating options to make sure all of the needs of my students are being met. My students love to learn and grow each day!

My Project

You are never too old to be inspired by a picture book! My students and I love to read picture books together to explore new concepts and ideas.

Picture books are especially powerful tools for delivering important and impactful messages to students in an attainable way.

These topics lead to meaningful conversations and give students opportunities to make connections to their lives.

These picture books were carefully chosen based on the needs and interests of my students. There are nonfiction books that feature a variety of diverse leaders for students to learn from, as well as fiction books that focus on teaching specific lessons to students of any age!

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This project will reach 28 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13 • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
The Good Egg • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
The Bad Seed • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
All Are Welcome • Amazon Business $15.52 1 $15.52
Mae Among the Stars • Amazon Business $14.57 1 $14.57
Sam and Dave Dig a Hole (Irma S and James H Black Award for Excellence in Children's Literature (Awards)) • Amazon Business $14.44 1 $14.44
Say Something • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
The Word Collector • Amazon Business $14.16 1 $14.16
What Do You Do With an Idea? • Amazon Business $14.02 1 $14.02
What Do You Do With a Problem? • Amazon Business $13.95 1 $13.95
The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes • Amazon Business $13.40 1 $13.40
She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World • Amazon Business $13.34 1 $13.34
The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend • Amazon Business $12.80 1 $12.80
Tomorrow I'll Be Brave • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Love, Z • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
What Do You Do With a Chance? • Amazon Business $12.71 1 $12.71
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) • Amazon Business $12.63 1 $12.63
Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Turning Pages: My Life Story • Amazon Business $12.37 1 $12.37
Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World (Vashti Harrison) • Amazon Business $12.32 1 $12.32
The Girl With a Mind for Math: The Story of Raye Montague (Amazing Scientists) • Amazon Business $12.23 1 $12.23
The Girl Who Thought in Pictures: The Story of Dr. Temple Grandin (Amazing Scientists) • Amazon Business $12.23 1 $12.23
Isle of You • Amazon Business $12.14 1 $12.14
I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors • Amazon Business $11.48 1 $11.48
Thank You, Mr. Falker • Amazon Business $11.18 1 $11.18
Be Kind • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Malala's Magic Pencil • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
The Jelly Donut Difference: Sharing Kindness with the World • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49
Rosie Revere, Engineer • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Do Unto Otters: A Book About Manners • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
What Presidents Are Made Of • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

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