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Mrs. Rupel from Columbus GA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

All Booked Up!

Help me give my students small group sets of awesome literature that will keep them engaged and encourage their love of reading!

  • $540 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Students at my school in Georgia want to learn and are looking for ways to become more engaged in their reading. I am a librarian at a PreK-5th grade school, and I serve students who are economically disadvantaged. Most of my students do not have books in their homes and rely heavily on the school's library to provide books for them. They come to the library asking about the latest books and I want to be able to provide them with engaging books. We want to continue to cultivate this excitement for reading in our school!

My Project

Do you remember your favorite book as a student? Was it The Secret Garden or Hatchet? Do you tell others about this book? Will you help me find a book my students love?

Help me to create this love and joy of reading with my students!

I want teachers to be able to teach literature through these fantastic novels.

I have selected 5 popular fiction novels to purchase as small group sets. These books will be stored in the library for teachers to check out and read with their classes in literature circles. These novels will be used to teach literary concepts as well as life lessons.

Mrs. Rupel
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wishtree • AKJ Education $12.40 10 $124.00
The Wild Robot • AKJ Education $12.40 10 $124.00
Wonder • AKJ Education $8.89 10 $88.90
Fenway and Hattie • AKJ Education $5.83 10 $58.30

Materials cost

$395.20

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$27.27

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.93

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$458.40

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$80.89

Total project goal

$539.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$539.29

11 Donors

-$367.00

Donations toward project cost

-$319.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.10

Matching donations from our partners

-$162.95

Match offers toward project cost

-$138.51

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.44

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$9.35

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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