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Ms. Offenbecher from Alliance OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Camping We Will Go!

My students need camping books and pretend items for our Right to Read "Camp Learn Alot".

  • $668 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a grade one through three building in an urban school district. Many of my students are being raised in single-parent households, and 85% are eligible for a free lunch based on their socioeconomic status. These things may prevent them from getting ahead early in life and may not provide them with the life experiences many of us see as "typical."

From the minute they walk in the door of my classroom, I focus on their potential and growth while they are with me.

I may not be able to control their home life; however, I can certainly control their experience during the school day.

My Project

We are celebrating a week long "Camp Learn A Lot" in May and hope to provide camping themed books as prizes for great reading. Students will be encouraged to read as many minutes as they can and we want to fire them up to do their best!

The kids will get a kick out of reading camp stories by "starlight lantern" as they sit by the "campfires".

These props and books will be so much fun as we have 'Smore" fun than we can handle while increasing reading fluency and comprehension skills.

Students will have the books to read forever.

Ms. Offenbecher
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 90 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Curious George Goes Camping • Amazon Business $4.49 95 $426.55
Camping Catastrophe! (Ready, Freddy #14) • Amazon Business $4.97 6 $29.82
DISCOVERY KIDS 2-in-1 4X LED Starlight Lantern and Star Projector, Indoor Use, 2 Modes: Lantern and Projector, Easy to Use for Children, Battery Operated, Perfect Gift for Camping - BLUE/WHITE/GREEN • Amazon Business $16.84 1 $16.84
The Soggy, Foggy Campout #8 (Here's Hank) • Amazon Business $5.99 2 $11.98
Flat Stanley Goes Camping (I Can Read Level 2) • Amazon Business $3.99 3 $11.97
Isadora Moon Goes Camping • Amazon Business $5.69 2 $11.38
Amelia Bedelia Goes Camping (I Can Read Level 2) • Amazon Business $3.74 3 $11.22
Beistle Premium 3-D Campfire Centerpiece (3-Pack) | Childrens Reusable Party Decoration | Camping, Western Party, Cowboys & Indians and More • Amazon Business $10.00 1 $10.00

Materials cost

$529.76

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$567.71

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$100.18

Total project goal

$667.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$667.89

1 Donor

-$659.07

Donations toward project cost

-$567.71

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$91.36

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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