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Mrs. Kremnitzer from Frederick MD is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Thrills & Chills With Tiffany D. Jackson

Help me give my students the opportunity to plan an insanely amazing event for their peers in Frederick County.

  • $5,095 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are hardworking individuals from a diverse community who deserve to see themselves in the texts they read. They get excited when a character has a similar background to their own. Being able to relate to a character because of those traits or because of context really allows the students to build the metacognition needed to develop a greater understanding of the world around them.

Diversity in literature will diversify our learners' experiences further, thus building a stronger foundation of community.

Our students deserve to understand one another more, and these books will help them do that.

My Project

Our Project LIT Book Clubs across the county are pairing together to learn about writing psychological thrillers and horror-filled scenes from the one and only Tiffany D. Jackson. Tiffany has written club favorites such as "Allegedly" and "Monday's Not Coming."

Our students are leading the planning on an all-day affair with sessions from Tiffany D.

Jackson, break-out rooms with specific writing challenges, and community building with readers in the county. Our event takes place on October 27th - the perfect time of year for spooky storytelling. And Tiffany D. Jackson is the perfect author to guide us.

Mrs. Kremnitzer
Grades 9-12
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Author Visit - Tiffany Jackson • The Author Village $4,000.00 1 $4,000.00

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