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Ms. Snowball from Columbus OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader!

Help me give my students a great class library full of diverse books, social emotional books and sensory items.

  • $597 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach incredible third grade kiddos. They fill each day with hugs and laughter. My students are eager to learn and grow.

My kiddos don't come from much, but they deserve the world.

I hope to impact their hearts as much as they have mine.

My Project

These books and materials will help me create a print-rich classroom. I strive to provide appropriate reading levels so my students have the freedom to pick up a good book and independently read. In my school and classroom, character and social emotional growth is a main focus.

With these books and sensory materials, my students will flourish as independent readers with growth mindsets.

My students LOVE to read. They will care for these books and become even better people because of them. When we leave the classroom they are always worried about the book they are reading staying safe on their desk for when they get back. This project will give me the ability to provide a diverse class library that will encourage my students to continue to fall in love with reading.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Grade 3 Nonfiction (10 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $40.73 1 $40.73
Sensory Worry Stones - Set of 12 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $28.76 1 $28.76
Storex 70110U06C Book Bin Assorted Colors Case of 6 14.3 x 5.3 x 7 Inches • Amazon Business $27.56 1 $27.56
A Boy Like You • Amazon Business $12.99 2 $25.98
Mpow Kids Ear Protection 2 Pack, NRR 25dB Noise Reduction, Hearing Protection for Kids, Toddler Ear Protection for Hunting Season, Shooting Range, Car Race, Traveling, with Carrying Bags-Blue&Pink • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
World & US Floor Puzzles (Set of 2) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $23.36 1 $23.36
Meechie, You're The Greatest! • Amazon Business $20.00 1 $20.00
When the Beat Was Born • AKJ Education $17.09 1 $17.09
What Should Danny Do? School Day (The Power to Choose Series) • Amazon Business $13.89 1 $13.89
Have You Thanked an Inventor Today? • Amazon Business $13.89 1 $13.89
I Am Enough • Amazon Business $13.82 1 $13.82
Ish • AKJ Education $13.50 1 $13.50
Just Ask!: Be Different, Be Brave, Be You • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
She Persisted • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Children of the World Floor Puzzle (48 Pieces) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $12.56 1 $12.56
The Bad Seed • Amazon Business $11.73 1 $11.73
Listening to My Body: A guide to helping kids understand the connection between their sensations (what the heck are those?) and feelings so that they can get better at figuring out what they need. • Amazon Business $11.66 1 $11.66
Double down (Diary of a Wimpy Kid #11) • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
Hard Luck (Diary of a Wimpy Kid #8) • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
Rodrick Rules (Diary of a Wimpy Kid #2) • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
Wonder • AKJ Education $9.73 1 $9.73
Dragons Love Tacos • Amazon Business $9.50 1 $9.50
The Day the Crayons Quit • Amazon Business $9.19 1 $9.19
Skin Like Mine (Kids Like Mine) • Amazon Business $8.95 1 $8.95
What If Everybody Did That? • Amazon Business $6.59 1 $6.59
Our Children Can Soar • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
I Love My Hair! • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Starring Grace • AKJ Education $6.29 1 $6.29
Those Shoes • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Salamander Room • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Whoever You Are • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
New Shoes • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Martin's Big Words The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Jackie & Me • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Giraffes Can't Dance • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Where the Wild Things Are • Amazon Business $5.00 1 $5.00
A Girl Named Misty • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64

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