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Mrs. Prentice from Austin TX is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

We NEED Diverse Books!

My students need these amazing, diverse books to make them feel welcome in our classroom and to teach them valuable lessons about kindness, acceptance, and friendship.

  • $349 goal

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My Students

My students are incredibly special. They love to learn and they really love to read!! I have so much fun sharing new books with them and I get so excited to see the looks on their faces when we read together on the carpet.

My students are diverse learners, and need to see that diversity represented in our classroom library.

Every child deserves to feel special and accepted, and we work together each day to make each other feel loved.

My Project

These 20 books would make an amazing start to a very diverse and inclusive classroom library. I want all of my students to feel welcome in our classroom, and one way to do that is through representation in our class literature!! We need these books to start amazing conversations. We need these books to do some thought-provoking writing. We need these books to sit and enjoy together around the carpet. We need these books to know that we all belong, to know that we are all a family together, and to know that only through our collective strengths can we become better classmates, friends, and citizens!

Mrs. Prentice
Grades PreK-2

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
We Are Family • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
All of Us • Amazon Business $16.85 1 $16.85
Boundless Grace: Sequel to Amazing Grace (Picture Puffins) • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Pink Is for Boys • Amazon Business $14.88 1 $14.88
Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
And Tango Makes Three • Amazon Business $14.36 1 $14.36
Maddi's Fridge • Amazon Business $14.36 1 $14.36
Jabari Jumps • Amazon Business $13.71 1 $13.71
Love Is Love • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
A Letter to My Teacher • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
A Family Is a Family Is a Family • Amazon Business $12.56 1 $12.56
The Big Umbrella • Amazon Business $12.14 1 $12.14
The Invisible Boy • Amazon Business $12.06 1 $12.06
The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights Activist • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
Last Stop on Market Street • Amazon Business $11.94 1 $11.94
Amazing Grace (Reading Rainbow Books) • Amazon Business $11.48 1 $11.48
Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History (Vashti Harrison) • Amazon Business $11.09 1 $11.09
The Colors of Us • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98
The Library Book • Amazon Business $10.90 1 $10.90
Islandborn • Amazon Business $9.75 1 $9.75

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