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Mrs. Orr from Las Vegas NV is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

These Books Make Reading SNOW much Fun!

My students need high quality picture books for engaging reading instruction in the winter months.

  • $184 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My kindergartners are eager to learn and explore. They love learning new things, and love working together. For most of the kids, this is their first experience with school. We are learning it all, academics, how to behave, how to make friends, and a love for learning. They are willing to try new things, and give it their all! These young learners love hands-on activities and stories that bring learning to life. I am constantly amazed by how much they grow.

My Project

These high quality picture books will help me improve my reading instruction for the winter months (December, January, and February!) Our school doesn't have a reading curriculum that meets the high demands of common core standards. Classic books such as The Snowy Day and new books such as Sneezy the Snowman will engage Kindergarteners in reading.

These books accompanied by engaging lessons will help improve my instruction and make reading fun!

Students will learn higher level comprehension skills through engaging read alouds with high quality picture books. These books will become familiar to students which in turn will help students develop deep comprehension and higher order thinking skills.

Mrs. Orr
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
I Ain't Gonna Paint No More! (Ala Notable Children's Books. Younger Readers (Awards)) • Amazon Business $14.12 1 $14.12
Pinkalicious • Amazon Business $10.58 1 $10.58
Sneezy the Snowman • Amazon Business $8.49 1 $8.49
Ordinary Mary's Extraordinary Deed • Amazon Business $7.44 1 $7.44
The Emperor's Egg: Read and Wonder • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
How to Heal a Broken Wing • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Peter's Chair (Picture Puffins) • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Snow • Amazon Business $6.07 1 $6.07
Ice Bear: Read and Wonder: In the Steps of the Polar Bear • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
The Moon Seems to Change (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2) • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
Bear Snores On (The Bear Books) • Amazon Business $5.29 1 $5.29
The Snowy Day • Amazon Business $5.02 1 $5.02
Earrings! (Aladdin Picture Books) • Amazon Business $4.84 1 $4.84
Tacky the Penguin • Amazon Business $4.63 1 $4.63
Snow Is Falling (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science, Stage 1) • Amazon Business $4.11 1 $4.11
National Geographic Readers: Abraham Lincoln (Readers Bios) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
National Geographic Readers: George Washington (Readers Bios) • Amazon Business $3.74 1 $3.74
Snowmen at Night (Storytown Library, Grade K, Story 8) • Amazon Business $3.66 1 $3.66
The Gingerbread Man (A StoryPlay Book) • Amazon Business $2.42 1 $2.42

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