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Mrs. Pogue from Norman OK is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader!

My students need diverse books to help them grow socially and emotionally!

  • $319 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach full-day Kindergarten in an Oklahoma school that values learning through the multiple intelligences. The students in my classroom come from a variety of social, academic, and economic backgrounds. In spite of our differences, we are building a classroom community that embraces each member as we grow and develop.

It is important to me that children leave with a community that values their own growth and learning, while understanding that we are all better when we learn firsthand from others and their experiences as they impact our own.

My Project

Children are naturally curious. They are full of wonder and excitement! What better way to answer their questions or help them explore the world around them than through books?

These books will offer experiences to help children ignite their curiosity and wonder while developing their understanding of others.

These books will be used during our whole group read aloud to develop our comprehension as early readers. Children need to be exposed to a variety of books so that they can meet characters in stories that face adversity, never give up, take chances and experience things for the first time. Not only will children be exposed to the circumstances of how the characters in the books handled particular situations, but through speaking and listening, they will be able to compare and contrast their own experiences as well as those of their peers to the characters in the books.

Mrs. Pogue
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Brave Enough for Two (Hoot & Olive) • Amazon Business $13.84 2 $27.68
Geraldine • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Look • Amazon Business $17.08 1 $17.08
The Line • Amazon Business $14.68 1 $14.68
All Are Welcome • Amazon Business $14.65 1 $14.65
The Honeybee • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Forever or a Day • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Saturday Is Swimming Day • Amazon Business $14.29 1 $14.29
Mixed: A Colorful Story • Amazon Business $14.13 1 $14.13
Seeds and Trees: A children's book about the power of words • Amazon Business $13.87 1 $13.87
Grumpy Monkey • Amazon Business $13.75 1 $13.75
Shape Shift • Amazon Business $11.48 1 $11.48
Think Big • Amazon Business $10.75 1 $10.75
Even Superheroes Have Bad Days • Amazon Business $10.48 1 $10.48
Anywhere Artist • Amazon Business $9.62 1 $9.62

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