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Mrs. Turner from Bakersfield CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We Want Mo' Mo Willems Books!

My students need children's books, such as books written by Mo Willems to increase reading skills and comprehension.

  • $554 goal

This project expired on June 18, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"We want Mo, we want Mo"; that is practically what my students chant when we read the two Mo Willems books we have in our classroom.

My classroom is a moderate/severe special education class at a public elementary school.

I have seven wonderful 4th-6th graders with autism in my classroom this year. Visual structure and organization are very important in my classroom, and all students use a visual schedule daily. We work on academics, functional skills, social skills, appropriate behavior, and many other skills on a daily basis. All the students in my class have different goals each school year, and they work very hard to meet those goals.

My Project

My students love the interactive style of Mo Willems books. His "Pigeon" series gets my students really listening and comprehending, which are such important skills. We will read books as a class and students can read them independently. Having a few classroom sets of Mo Willems books means that students can follow along while we read, which will help students meet individual educational goals.

Having several Mo Willems books, both individual books and classroom sets, will be so important for reading comprehension in this classroom!

Students engage with these books and they are excited to read them. Mo Willems style makes my students excited to read!

Mrs. Turner
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 7 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs • AKJ Books $13.13 1 $13.13
Listen to My Trumpet! • AKJ Books $6.56 10 $65.60
Should I Share My Ice Cream? • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog! Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustra • AKJ Books $10.94 1 $10.94
Don''t Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late! Mo Willems, Mo Willems (I • AKJ Books $11.67 1 $11.67
The Duckling Gets a Cookie!? • AKJ Books $11.67 1 $11.67
Edwina, the Dinosaur Who Didn''t Know She Was Extinct • AKJ Books $12.40 1 $12.40
Hooray for Amanda & Her Alligator! • AKJ Books $13.13 1 $13.13
Pigeon Has Feelings, Too! • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Pigeon Loves Things That Go! • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Are You Ready to Play Outside? (Elephant and Piggie Series) • AKJ Books $6.56 10 $65.60
Can I Play Too? (An Elephant and Piggie Series) Mo Willems • AKJ Books $6.56 10 $65.60
Elephants Cannot Dance! (Elephant and Piggie Series) Mo Will • AKJ Books $6.56 10 $65.60
Happy Pig Day! • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
I Am Going! (Elephant and Piggie Series) Mo Willems, Mo Will • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
I Am Invited to a Party! • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
I Love My New Toy! (Elephant and Piggie Series) Mo Willems, • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
I Will Surprise My Friend! (Elephant and Piggie Series) Mo W • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
My Friend Is Sad (Elephant and Piggie Series) Mo Willems, Mo • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
Pigs Make Me Sneeze! • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56

Materials cost

$398.02

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$36.42

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.97

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$470.41

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$83.01

Total project goal

$553.42

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$553.42

3 Donors

-$176.70

Donations toward project cost

-$150.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.50

Matching donations from our partners

-$376.72

Match offers toward project cost

-$320.21

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.51

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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