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Ms. Felch from Lakeland FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

The Sunshine Readers

Help me give my students the new Sunshine State Books for the 2021 - 2022 school year.

  • $176 goal

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My Students

Hello! While this school year is unlike any other, I am the proud teacher of 18 wonderful International Baccalaureate students.

My students are bookworms!

They are continuously reading all of the latest books available that are on their level! We strive to have thirty minutes of individual reading time each day! It has been found that students grow as learners when reading 20 or more minutes a day with books that are just right for them!

My Project

Our school takes pride in reading the Sunshine State books. Each year, students are encouraged to read these books and earn rewards for reading them.

Students grow as readers by being challenged to read books that are on or above their reading level.

These preselected books by the state of Florida cover a wide range of topics. From learning about living with a disability to discovering about Amelia Earhart, students get to discover a new world and enhance their reading comprehension skills.

It is incredibly important for students to have the opportunity to read these different books so that they can develop a love for reading.

Ms. Felch
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Total Eclipse of Nestor Lopez • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Midnight at the Barclay Hotel • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
The Great Pet Heist • Amazon Business $15.19 1 $15.19
The Incredibly Dead Pets of Rex Dexter (The Incredibly Dead Pets of Rex Dexter, 1) • Amazon Business $12.39 1 $12.39
The Disaster Days • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
From the Desk of Zoe Washington • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Wish Upon a Sleepover • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Black Brother, Black Brother • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Roll with It • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The Magnificent Makers #1: How to Test a Friendship • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99

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