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Mrs. Luniewski from Arnold PA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Accelerate Our Reading Knowledge!

My students need Accelerated Reading Books to accompany our Accelerated Reading Program!

  • $556 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school sits in the middle of a small community that once was an industrial town but has fallen on extreme hard times. Our school is made up of students from diverse backgrounds with varied experiences. There are 25 children in my classroom, and our building consists of grades 1-2. This year 100% of the students in our district receive free lunches. They are loving, hard working, and always appreciate the simple things in life. The teachers in my building strive to provide comfortable, loving, educational work areas for every student. We say that our classroom doors aren't just doors that open up into a room, but doors that open to a home full of learning. Our classrooms are our homes.

“Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.” – Margaret Fuller

My Project

Reading is a skill that requires practice, not just instruction.

The more that you read, the more things you will know, The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.”— Dr. Seuss

My students need books that would enable them to apply the skills and strategies that they have learned. My class would love to have Accelerated Readers available to them. The Accelerated Readers draw students into the world of “real” reading. This is a world in which people learn and enjoy reading from books. The purpose of Accelerated Reader is to enable practice of independent reading for each student.

With these new books, my students will be able to choose from a variety of books that will allow them to read independently at their own grade level. They also be able to choose books that interest them. The best way to improve reading ability is to read more! Accelerated Reading books will help my students grow stronger in reading.

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

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This project will reach 21 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Accelerated Reader® Grade 1 (AR Levels 1.0-2.5) • Scholastic $199.99 2 $399.98

Materials cost

$399.98

Vendor shipping charges

$36.23

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$472.21

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$83.33

Total project goal

$555.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$555.54

4 Donors

-$508.48

Donations toward project cost

-$450.96

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.52

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$22.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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