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Ms. D. from N Charleston SC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

9th Grade Honors: The Giver

The cost of 15 copies of The "Giver" Book, 30 Sheets of 3M Post-it Self-Stick Easel Pads, and 5 packs of Post-It Notes is $215, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $215 goal

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My Honors 1 class will be reading additional novels to the already outlined lesson for the year. Because our Honors classes are paralleled to the Global Studies 1 class, our students will find themselves learning about the past, in both their Global Studies class and their ELA class. As a support to the importance of learning about the past and how it impacts our lives now, my students will be reading a book by Lois Lowry, "The Giver", which is a Newberry Award book. This wonderful story is about the passing on of a society's history, from the old to the young. In the passing on of the "truth," the main character, Jonas, will come to understand the importance of knowing the history of his own past. It is my hope that my students will be able to relate that understanding to other early pieces of literature, as well as to their own person histories. I will need fifteen of the "The Giver" books, 1 pack of easel pad post-it (25" x 30") in order that students will be able to work in groups and collectively pool their ideas, and 5 packs of lined post-its to encourage students to take notes as they read and leave the post-in on the page they took the note from for discussion later. I teach English Language Arts at an inner-city school. It is always a challenge to find something they can, and will relate to within themselves and their families. Your consideration is greatly appreciated.

Ms. D.
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
3M PLAIN POST-IT EASEL PAD,30-1/2 X 27,30 SHT,2 PER CS -- 3M Post-it Self-Stick Easel Pads; White • Quill Corporation $38.69 1 $38.69
POST-IT NOTES, SUPER STICKY, 3 X 3 -- Post-it Super Sticky Notes; 3x3", 5-Pack, Assorted • Quill Corporation $6.11 5 $30.55
Giver • AKJ Educational Services $5.67 15 $85.05

Materials cost

$154.29

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$175.57

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.54

Total project goal

$214.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$214.11

1 Donor

-$201.91

Donations toward project cost

-$176.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.91

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$12.72

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$0.00

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