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Ms. Montera from Layton UT is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Help me give my students SEL and content area books for the classroom.

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  • $784 still needed
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  • $784 still needed

My Project

Through this project, you'll be exposing students to a variety of life skills to help them with their emotions, self-esteem, mindfulness, equity, and more. Students will also learn to resolve conflicts, make friends, set goals, and have a growth mindset.

Your donation will help to enhance social learning in the classroom and at home.

These skills will help students for their rest of their lives. They are excited to learn and grow from these books! We want our students to learn to be kind and inclusive, and that it's okay to make mistakes. Thank you so much!

Ms. Montera
Never Before Funded Grades 3-5

This project will reach 30 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
A Little SPOT of Feelings 8 Book Box Set (Book 25-32: Empathy, Frustration, Calm, Belonging, Worry, Boredom, Flexible Thinking, & Feelings Detective) • Amazon Business $38.94 1 $38.94
A Little SPOT of Emotion 8 Book Box Set (Books 1-8: Anger, Anxiety, Peaceful, Happiness, Sadness, Confidence, Love, & Scribble Emotion) • Amazon Business $37.18 1 $37.18
A Little SPOT of Emotion 8 Plush Toys with Feelings Book Box Set • Amazon Business $35.99 1 $35.99
A Little SPOT Takes Action! 8 Book Box Set (Books 9-16: Kindness, Responsibility, Patience, Respect, Honesty, Organization, Diversity, & Safety) • Amazon Business $35.24 1 $35.24
Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match / Marisol McDonald no combina • Amazon Business $16.95 1 $16.95
The Whatifs • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
The Dirt Girl • Amazon Business $13.89 1 $13.89
The Magical Yet (The Magical Yet, 1) • Amazon Business $13.69 1 $13.69
Teach Your Dragon Empathy: Help Your Dragon Understand Empathy. A Cute Children Story To Teach Kids Empathy, Compassion and Kindness. (My Dragon Books) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Teach Your Dragon Integrity: A Story About Integrity, Honesty, Honor and Positive Moral Behaviors (My Dragon Books) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Train Your Dragon To Follow Rules: Teach Your Dragon To NOT Get Away With Rules. A Cute Children Story To Teach Kids To Understand The Importance of Following Rules. (My Dragon Books) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Teach Your Dragon About Diversity: Train Your Dragon To Respect Diversity. A Cute Children Story To Teach Kids About Diversity and Differences. (My Dragon Books) • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
The Word Collector • Amazon Business $12.46 1 $12.46
Enemy Pie : (Reading Rainbow Book, Children’s Book about Kindness, Kids Books about Learning) • Amazon Business $12.29 1 $12.29
The Crayon Man: The True Story of the Invention of Crayola Crayons • Amazon Business $12.19 1 $12.19
My Hands Were Made For Helping • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
I Choose to Speak Up: A Colorful Picture Book About Bullying, Discrimination, or Harassment (Teacher and Therapist Toolbox: I Choose) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Our Class is a Family • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Kindness Snippet Jar (Inspire to Create A Better You!) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Kindness Starts With You - At School • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Kindness Starts With You • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Teach Your Dragon Respect: A Story About Being Respectful (My Dragon Books) • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
Stick And Stone: Best Friends Forever! • Amazon Business $11.48 1 $11.48
A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars • Amazon Business $11.03 1 $11.03
The Power of 10 • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Rumor Has It... (Building Relationships) • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
I Can't Believe You Said That! (BEST ME I Can Be!) • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
Baditude! What to Do When Life Stinks! (Responsible Me!) • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
Your Happy Heart • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
What's in it For Me? (Responsible Me!) • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
Teach Your Dragon Manners: Train Your Dragon To Be Respectful. A Cute Children Story To Teach Kids About Manners, Respect and How To Behave. (My Dragon Books) • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
I Am Human: A Book of Empathy (I Am Books) • Amazon Business $10.09 1 $10.09
Decibella and Her 6-Inch Voice (Communicate With Confidence) • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Say Something • Amazon Business $9.69 1 $9.69
The Anti-Test Anxiety Society • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49
Teamwork Isn't My Thing, and I Don't Like to Share!: Classroom ideas for Teaching the Skills of Working as a Team and Sharing • Amazon Business $9.30 1 $9.30
I Just Don't Like the Sound of No! My Story About Accepting No for an Answer and Disagreeing the Right Way! (Best Me I Can Be) • Amazon Business $8.94 1 $8.94
But It's Not My Fault! (Responsible Me!) • Amazon Business $8.50 1 $8.50
Making Friends Is an Art! 2nd Ed. (Building Relationships) • Amazon Business $8.10 1 $8.10
The Great Divide: A Mathematical Marathon • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Perimeter, Area, and Volume: A Monster Book of Dimensions • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Ruby Finds a Worry (Big Bright Feelings) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
If You Were a Quadrilateral (Math Fun) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
Equal Shmequal (Charlesbridge Math Adventures) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
The Name Jar • Amazon Business $7.32 1 $7.32
First Day Jitters (The Jitters Series) • Amazon Business $7.14 1 $7.14
Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions & How They Came to Be • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
If You Were a Polygon (Math Fun) • Amazon Business $6.79 1 $6.79
Don't Touch My Hair! • Amazon Business $6.72 1 $6.72

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