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Mrs. Nguyen Evans from Chicago IL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Work in Translation for AHS Seniors

Help me give my students an opportunity to learn about the Japanese culture through beautifully written fiction.

  • $1,791 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students learn at a level 1+ neighborhood school. The students are inquisitive, funny, and supportive of one another. They often find joy in making real-world connections and are open-minded about different cultures, concepts, and ideas.

They are very excited about the world outside of high school and want to be better prepared to take on any challenge that is set before them.

My Project

These books will continue to enhance the diverse perspectives that I strive to create in my classes. It has always been important to me that students get to read novels about different cultures and experiences outside of their own.

With these books, the students can prepare for the IB assessments while reading the beautifully written words by Haruki Murakami.

Students will get the opportunity to discuss the search for one's identity, the value of friendship, and how war can change a person forever.

These books can be used for learning both in the classroom and at home.

Mrs. Nguyen Evans
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kafka on the Shore • Amazon Business $12.25 120 $1,470.00

Materials cost

$1,470.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$22.05

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,522.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$268.60

Total project goal

$1,790.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,790.65

24 Donors

-$1,487.30

Donations toward project cost

-$1,271.32

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$215.98

Matching donations from our partners

-$294.98

Match offers toward project cost

-$250.73

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.37

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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