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Mr. Burkhart from Vinton VA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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American Literature: Engagement and Diversity

Help me give my students the opportunity to read diverse works. The copies of Maus, Born a Crime, and They Called Us Enemy will be used to engage students in reading that is of high interest. Thank you!

  • 4 donors
  • $827 still needed
  • 4 donors
  • $827 still needed
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My Project

Thank you for taking the time to look at this project. It is my hope to bring interesting texts to my students. These texts will be used in courses that teach American Literature.

My students have vocalized that they enjoy reading works that are relevant to their lives and that engage them in lessons of diversity.

I believe that the Maus, Born a Crime, and They Called Us Enemy are three texts that will engage students. These books will be used alongside classic literature to emphasize themes found in American Literature.

Mr. Burkhart
Never Before Funded Grades 9-12
More than a third of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 120 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
They Called Us Enemy • Amazon Business $13.12 25 $328.00
It's Trevor Noah: Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood (Adapted for Young Readers) • Amazon Business $7.04 25 $176.00
The complete MAUS • Amazon Business $35.00 5 $175.00

Materials cost

$679.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$719.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$126.91

Total project goal

$846.09

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$846.09

2 Donors

-$15.00

Donations toward project cost

-$12.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$2.25

match offer

-$5.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$4.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.75

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$826.09

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