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Ms. Peschke from Dallas TX is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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With Award Winning Books We Can Become Award Winning Readers!

My students need interesting award winning books to increase reading skills!

  • $761 goal

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Celebrating Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

This project is a part of the Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month celebration because it supports a Latino teacher or a school where the majority of students are Latino.

My Students

My students are predominately African American and Hispanic children who are excited to be at school! Living in extreme poverty limits their experiences and leaves them hungry to embrace every opportunity.

They are academically challenged, but we are determined to give them a strong foundation so they can reach their goals in life.

Reading is the key to success. Typically they do not have books at home, so developing a love of reading in our kids is up to us!

My Project

Students at my school struggle with reading and having highly engaging books will inspire them to read more. The books on our wish list will be used for individual reading and for class lessons with activities. We will create a special area in our library to highlight these books. Students can review them and encourage other students to read their favorites.

It is vital to the success of our students that they become readers!

Our library book budget has been cut in half this year. Without donors we will not be able to buy the award winning books that students love. Instead we will have to use our funds for replacement books and students will miss out on the latest and greatest books on our state award lists.

Ms. Peschke
Grades 3-5

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
#1 Believe Your Eyes (CICI: A Fairy's Tale) • Amazon Business $26.65 1 $26.65
Wake Up, Spring (Hotel Strange) • Amazon Business $26.12 1 $26.12
Ninja-rella: A Graphic Novel (Far Out Fairy Tales) • Amazon Business $20.63 1 $20.63
Bird & Squirrel on the Edge! • Amazon Business $18.97 1 $18.97
Is That Wise, Pig? • Amazon Business $8.39 2 $16.78
Puppy!: A Picture Book • Amazon Business $16.42 1 $16.42
Noodlehead Nightmares (Noodleheads) • Amazon Business $15.15 1 $15.15
Fluffy Strikes Back (A P.U.R.S.T. Adventure) • Amazon Business $15.07 1 $15.07
I Will Not Eat You • Amazon Business $14.21 1 $14.21
Ogres Awake! (Adventures in Cartooning) • Amazon Business $13.89 1 $13.89
Are We There Yet? • Amazon Business $13.81 1 $13.81
The William Hoy Story: How a Deaf Baseball Player Changed the Game • Amazon Business $13.39 1 $13.39
Little Red and the Very Hungry Lion • Amazon Business $13.34 1 $13.34
Fabulous Frogs • Amazon Business $13.08 1 $13.08
Babymouse #8: Puppy Love • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Babymouse #20: Babymouse Goes for the Gold • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Pablo & Jane and the Hot Air Contraption • Amazon Business $12.94 1 $12.94
Alan's Big, Scary Teeth • Amazon Business $12.67 1 $12.67
BroBots Volume 1: And The Kaiju Kerfuffle • Amazon Business $12.26 1 $12.26
A New Friend for Sparkle • Amazon Business $12.14 1 $12.14
Hippopotamister • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
123 Dream • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
Hank's Big Day: The Story of a Bug • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
Ocean Animals from Head to Tail • Amazon Business $11.86 1 $11.86
Blocks • Amazon Business $11.81 1 $11.81
La Madre Goose: Nursery Rhymes for los Niños • Amazon Business $11.66 1 $11.66
Dylan the Villain • Amazon Business $11.55 1 $11.55
The Great Art Caper (Pets on the Loose!) • Amazon Business $11.12 1 $11.12
There's a Bear on My Chair • Amazon Business $11.02 1 $11.02
Ape & Armadillo Take Over The World: TOON Level 3 (Toon Books) • Amazon Business $10.97 1 $10.97
Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #1) • Amazon Business $10.54 1 $10.54
A Pig, a Fox, and a Box (Penguin Young Readers, Level 2) • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
Johnny Boo Book 7: Johnny Boo Goes Like This! • Amazon Business $9.97 1 $9.97
Diary of a Wimpy Kid # 11: Double Down • Amazon Business $9.69 1 $9.69
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw (Book 3) • Amazon Business $9.59 1 $9.59
A Unicorn Named Sparkle • Amazon Business $9.48 1 $9.48
Horrible Bear! • Amazon Business $9.44 1 $9.44
The Ugly Truth (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 5) • Amazon Business $9.29 1 $9.29
The Grumpy Pets • Amazon Business $9.26 1 $9.26
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck, Book 8 • Amazon Business $9.19 1 $9.19
Dork Diaries 12: Tales from a Not-So-Secret Crush Catastrophe • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Rodrick Rules • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Dog Days (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 4) • Amazon Business $8.89 1 $8.89
Diary of a Wimpy Kid # 10: Old School • Amazon Business $8.69 1 $8.69
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul • Amazon Business $8.59 1 $8.59
The Third Wheel (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 7) • Amazon Business $8.48 1 $8.48
Super Narwhal and Jelly Jolt (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #2) • Amazon Business $7.92 1 $7.92
A Goofy Guide to Penguins: TOON Level 1 (Toon Books) • Amazon Business $7.61 1 $7.61
It Came in the Mail • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
Duck, Duck, Porcupine! (A Duck, Duck, Porcupine Book) • Amazon Business $5.49 1 $5.49

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