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Ms. Phillips
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Traveling the World One Book at a Time

My students need books to add to their classroom library. These books will take students to places they may never experience and stretch their imaginations to new limits.

My Students

The students at our Middle School are striving to be self-directed learners every day. They create a goal and then work out a plan for how they will achieve it. Personalized learning has turned our kids into leaders of tomorrow.

My fifth grade team is made up of 100 students from all types of socioeconomic statuses, ELL/LEP, and students needing special education accommodations.

Each student knows they are part of a family culture when they come into our school.

To get our students ready for the outside world after school we teach them to be a leader. The leader in my program has shown kids to not react to situations out of their control but rather to proactively find solutions to possible problems. Students are striving every day to gain a brighter future for themselves and pave a way for others to follow in their footsteps.

My Project

Students will be given the opportunity to travel the world in their imaginations with the help of a classroom library. They will have the chance to meet new characters, develop new understandings of setting, and identify the way a character can change throughout a story.

Many of our students come to us with no desire to read or lack the ability to read on a level that is appropriate for their age.

Giving students more options of books that they may enjoy is key to building fluency and creating a love for reading. Students can enjoy an area with a classroom library where they can be exposed to books they may never have thought to read.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Raymie Nightingale • Amazon Business $16.97 1 $16.97
Witches: The Absolutely True Tale of Disaster in Salem (History (US)) • Amazon Business $13.55 1 $13.55
Fuzzy • Amazon Business $12.58 1 $12.58
The Last Kids on Earth • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
The Wild Robot • Amazon Business $9.60 1 $9.60
The Best Man • Amazon Business $8.97 1 $8.97
Ugly • Amazon Business $8.68 1 $8.68
Towers Falling • Amazon Business $8.56 1 $8.56
Soar • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Scythe (Arc of a Scythe) • Amazon Business $7.64 1 $7.64
The Great Shelby Holmes • Amazon Business $7.58 1 $7.58
Death by Toilet Paper • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
Sting: A Loot Novel • Amazon Business $6.94 1 $6.94
The Girl Who Drank the Moon • Amazon Business $6.60 1 $6.60
Some Kind of Courage • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29
Slacker • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29
The Key to Extraordinary • Amazon Business $5.94 1 $5.94
Pax • Amazon Business $5.36 1 $5.36
The Gathering (Shadow House, Book 1) • Amazon Business $4.72 1 $4.72
Maybe a Fox • Amazon Business $4.71 1 $4.71
Ghost (Track) • Amazon Business $3.84 1 $3.84

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This project will reach 100 students.

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