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Ms. Bros from Saint Paul MN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Title 1: Today Readers, Tomorrow Leaders!

Help me give my students engaging books that capture their interests and empower them! They can't put down awesome series like The Lunch Lady, Narwhal and Jelly books, and Girls Who Code series!

  • $234 goal

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My Students

My classroom of 25 students is a part of a school that serves close to 100% of its student population with the free and reduced lunch program. Our Title I school is populated with about 530 students of different cultural backgrounds, racial identities, and ethnic backgrounds. My class consists of students who identify themselves as Asian, Black, Latino (Latinx), and Bi-racial. Within each grade level of our school we have two classrooms that cluster English language learning students and two classrooms that cluster students with special needs. My classroom services the students with special needs within a general education setting. Also, over half of my students receive services from our school's ESL department.

My Project

Adding these titles to our classroom library would completely transform our classroom library. Students absolutely love the current graphic novels and series books that we have in our library. My students have to tear themselves away from the books that they currently are reading. My students of all reading abilities and interests will benefit from this project. Most of the time, they include many higher-level thoughts that are better portrayed through the use of illustrations and a limited amount of words. Some of these graphic novels include coding, history, and social issues that my students face every day. Thank for your generosity, in advance.

Ms. Bros
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Misadventures of Salem Hyde: Book Two: Big Birthday Bash • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
The Misadventures of Salem Hyde: Book Three: Cookie Catastrophe • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #1) • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
Lights, Music, Code! #3 (Girls Who Code) • Amazon Business $10.91 1 $10.91
The Friendship Code #1 (Girls Who Code) • Amazon Business $10.36 1 $10.36
Team BFF: Race to the Finish! #2 (Girls Who Code) • Amazon Business $10.36 1 $10.36
Goldie Vance Vol. 2 • Amazon Business $10.19 1 $10.19
Goldie Vance Vol. 3 • Amazon Business $10.19 1 $10.19
Daring Dreamers Club #2: Piper Cooks Up a Plan (Disney: Daring Dreamers Club) • Amazon Business $9.93 1 $9.93
Peanut Butter and Jelly (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #3) • Amazon Business $9.74 1 $9.74
Goldie Vance Vol. 1 • Amazon Business $9.46 1 $9.46
Daring Dreamers Club #1: Milla Takes Charge (Disney: Daring Dreamers Club) • Amazon Business $9.16 1 $9.16
Lunch Lady and the League of Librarians: Lunch Lady #2 • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Lunch Lady and the Author Visit Vendetta: Lunch Lady #3 • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute: Lunch Lady #1 • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
The Misadventures of Salem Hyde: Book One: Spelling Trouble • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95
Super Narwhal and Jelly Jolt (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #2) • Amazon Business $6.01 1 $6.01

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