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Mrs. Marshall from Norfolk VA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Amelia Bedelia? Yes, Please!

My students need a variety of books that are not only age appropriate, but foster a sense of humor.

  • $343 goal

This project expired on December 4, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

One of my most favorite things about teaching is being able to welcome a new group of learners each year. My first graders always come to me at different ability and reading levels; however, what is the same about them is that every single one of them enters the classroom ready to learn, discover and explore! As a child, I vividly remember my favorite classrooms being colorful, welcoming and filled with books! This is the type of classroom that I strive to create for my kids!

My Project

As a kid I remember loving to read books about Amelia Bedelia, and I recently discovered that my husband did, too! Amelia Bedelia is the protagonist and title character of a series of American children's books. The stories involve Amelia Bedelia repeatedly misunderstanding various commands of her employer by always taking figures of speech and various terminology literally, causing her to perform incorrect actions with a comical effect. These books are not only written for early readers, most of the time as I Can Read books, but they also foster a child’s sense of humor! Boys and girls alike fall in love with this fun and silly character - Amelia Bedelia!

Mrs. Marshall
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Amelia Bedelia (22 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $67.17 2 $134.34
Amelia Bedelia Chapter Book 10-Book Box Set • AKJ Education $36.49 1 $36.49
Series Sampler - Amelia Bedelia (5 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $14.93 2 $29.86
Amelia Bedelia I Can Read Box Set #2: Books Are a Ball • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Amelia Bedelia's First Day of School • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Amelia Bedelia: CD Audio Collection • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
Amelia Bedelia Teacher Guide • AKJ Education $8.75 1 $8.75
Amelia Bedelia Goes Back to School • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Amelia Bedelia Chapter Book #1: Amelia Bedelia Means Business • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Amelia Bedelia Joins the Club • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91

Materials cost

$257.56

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.86

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$291.42

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$51.43

Total project goal

$342.85

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$342.85

3 Donors

-$171.42

Donations toward project cost

-$145.71

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.71

match offer

-$171.42

Match offer toward project cost

-$145.71

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.71

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$0.00

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