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Mrs. Howard from Indianapolis IN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

We Love to Read!

Help me give my students books for our classroom library to reach a variety of interests and reading levels!

  • $299 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is a school of International Studies. It is located in a thriving community within Indianapolis. With students being one to one with technology they love to show what they can do with their devices and how they can use the device to support their learning.

My students are an amazing bunch of kiddos who come from a variety of cultural and economic backgrounds.

They truly enjoy opportunities to learn, be creative, be hands on, and collaborate with their classmates.

My Project

Reading is an enormous part of 3rd grade. My students love reading especially when they read books they have chosen and are aloud to relax around the room to do so. They also love our read-aloud time, where I choose a chapter or picture book with meaning and read it out loud. We always have classroom discussions that support their understanding of the text as well as connecting what we read to our own lives.

My students need books that we can add to our classroom library.

Books that capture their attention and at the same time can tie into our lives as well as the curriculum across many subject areas. We need books to reach all learners and ensure that the love of reading continues well beyond our 3rd grade classroom!

Mrs. Howard
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Amelia Bedelia I Can Read Box Set #1: Amelia Bedelia Hit the Books (I Can Read Level 2) • Amazon Business $16.21 1 $16.21
The Recess Queen • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Dreamers • Amazon Business $14.24 1 $14.24
How Full Is Your Bucket? For Kids • Amazon Business $14.20 1 $14.20
No Boring Stories! • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
The Wild Robot • Amazon Business $12.34 1 $12.34
Ricky, the Rock That Couldn't Roll (You Rock Group) • Amazon Business $12.26 1 $12.26
Enemy Pie : (Reading Rainbow Book, Children’s Book about Kindness, Kids Books about Learning) • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
What If Everybody Said That? • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
The Day You Begin • Amazon Business $10.45 1 $10.45
An Inconvenient Alphabet: Ben Franklin & Noah Webster's Spelling Revolution • Amazon Business $9.88 1 $9.88
What If Everybody Did That? • Amazon Business $7.91 1 $7.91
The Doorbell Rang • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Dog Man Unleashed: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #2) • Amazon Business $6.74 1 $6.74
A Boy Called Bat • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29
Jaden Toussaint, the Greatest Episode 2: The Ladek Invasion (Volume 2) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Jaden Toussaint, the Greatest Episode 4: Attack of the Swamp Thing (Volume 4) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Divide and Ride (MathStart 3) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Dragons in a Bag • Amazon Business $5.85 1 $5.85
Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #3) • Amazon Business $5.52 1 $5.52
My Vida Loca (Sofia Martinez) • Amazon Business $4.95 1 $4.95
The Great Pancake Race (Pokémon: Scholastic Reader, Level 2) • Amazon Business $4.74 1 $4.74
Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #6) • Amazon Business $4.44 1 $4.44
Go, Popplio! (Pokémon Alola: Level 2 Reader) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
National Geographic Readers: Sharks! (Science Reader Level 2) • Amazon Business $2.79 1 $2.79
My Family Adventure (Sofia Martinez) • Amazon Business $2.76 1 $2.76

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