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Ms. P. from Washington DC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader: Science Edition

My students need hook book: Volcanoes: Fire and Life, Wild Weather and Rockets, to foster their growth for science!

  • $263 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are awesome! Our students are hard workers who have ambition and dreams of success for their future. Most of our students' primary language is not English and about ninety-nine percent of our students qualify for free or reduced-priced lunch. We work hard to create a welcoming, creative and loving environment for our students. Literacy is at the heart of our operation and there is nothing more exciting then when students receive new books and supplies! Thank you for your help and contributions!

My Project

My students are explorers but need hook books to spark their curiosity about scientific discovery and findings. These comic books have been a big hit but we have only been able to supply two texts. My students pour over the pictures, stories, and methods behind the scientific phenomenon described.

Comic books teach students about heroes and fighting for what is right and science gives students different fields and ways to explore real live heroes from today and long ago.

The material is student friendly and they can use what they learn in these books to find new books about a topic they like or learn about a scientist that they can look up to!

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Science Comics: Wild Weather: Storms, Meteorology, and Climate • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Science Comics: Polar Bears: Survival on the Ice • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Science Comics: Solar System: Our Place in Space • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Science Comics: The Brain: The Ultimate Thinking Machine • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Ocean Renegades! (Earth Before Us #2): Journey through the Paleozoic Era • Amazon Business $11.12 1 $11.12
Dinosaur Empire! (Earth Before Us #1): Journey through the Mesozoic Era • Amazon Business $11.04 1 $11.04
Science Comics: Bats: Learning to Fly • Amazon Business $10.39 1 $10.39
Science Comics: Flying Machines: How the Wright Brothers Soared • Amazon Business $10.39 1 $10.39
Science Comics: Dogs: From Predator to Protector • Amazon Business $10.35 1 $10.35
Science Comics: Coral Reefs: Cities of the Ocean • Amazon Business $10.23 1 $10.23
Science Comics: Sharks: Nature's Perfect Hunter • Amazon Business $9.75 1 $9.75
Science Comics: Volcanoes: Fire and Life • Amazon Business $9.28 1 $9.28
Science Comics: Trees: Kings of the Forest • Amazon Business $9.20 1 $9.20
Science Comics: Rockets: Defying Gravity • Amazon Business $9.20 1 $9.20
Science Comics: Robots and Drones: Past, Present, and Future • Amazon Business $9.20 1 $9.20
Science Comics: Plagues: The Microscopic Battlefield • Amazon Business $8.98 1 $8.98
Science Comics: Dinosaurs: Fossils and Feathers • Amazon Business $8.85 1 $8.85

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