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Mrs. S. from Springfield IL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

1st Grade Learners Are Awesome!

My students need 1st grade Reading, Writing, Language, and sight words work books to improve their English Language Skills.

  • $225 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

What? I have to read and write AGAIN? That is what I face each day when it comes to reading and writing with my ESL students. They struggle with these subjects, so they don't want to practice them. I need materials that I can use to engage them during class time to be better readers and writers.

My students are all at-risk struggling English as Second Language learners.

They struggle because they are all English as a Second Language students, and they don't always understand the English language. My students are from China, Yemen, Russia, and Mexico. They really try hard when it comes to learning, but they have the language obstacle to overcome. My students face many obstacles during the school day, and anything I can do to improve their skills will benefit them a great deal. They want to learn, but they don't have the materials to practice reading and writing at home.

My Project

We are requesting workbooks titled 180 Days of Reading for First Grade, 180 Days of Language for First Grade, 180 Days of Writing for First Grade, and 180 Days of High-Frequency Words for First Grade books to improve the reading, writing, and language skills of my students. You will be providing my students with high-interest activities so I can teach reading skills along with the English language. It is very important that these students learn to read so they can be successful in school. If they are able to read and communicate in English, their lives will become so much easier. The workbooks I have chosen are grade level workbooks that the students will be able to improve their reading, listening, speaking, and writing skills in English. This will give my students the opportunity to improve their reading comprehension, fluency, and understanding of the English language. We will be learning valuable skills with these workbooks.

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Mrs. S.
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
180 Days of Writing for First Grade (180 Days of Practice) • Amazon Business $13.57 4 $54.28
180 Days of Language for First Grade (180 Days of Practice) • Amazon Business $18.99 2 $37.98
180 Days of Reading for First Grade (Ages 5 - 7) Easy-to-Use First Grade Workbook to Improve Reading Comprehension Quickly, Fun Daily Phonics Practice for 1st Grade Reading (180 Days of Practice) • Amazon Business $18.99 2 $37.98
180 Days of High-Frequency Words for First Grade - Learn to Read First Grade Workbook - Improves Sight Words Recognition, Phonics Skills, and Reading ... Grade 1, Ages 5 to 7 (180 Days of Practice) • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Big First Grade Workbook, Ages 6-7, 1, 320 pages, great quality & value, prepares first graders for success, essential skills • Amazon Business $9.39 1 $9.39

Materials cost

$158.62

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.38

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$191.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.71

Total project goal

$224.71

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$224.71

2 Donors

-$117.36

Donations toward project cost

-$99.76

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.60

match offer

-$107.34

Match offer toward project cost

-$91.24

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.10

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$0.00

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