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Mrs. Black from Payson UT is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

An Article a Day Keeps the Doctor Away

Help me give my students Scholastic News for access to nonfiction articles every single day in writing!

  • $224 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

6th grade is an exciting year full of academic, social, and emotional maturing. I have the opportunity to create a classroom that fosters independence and to also leave a lasting impression before they move into Junior High.

My 6th graders have a wide spectrum of needs.

Between my gifted and English language learners, the challenges are many. It is my goal to make sure my kids leave with a love of learning and seek it in their own daily lives.

My Project

As I have looked back on my students scores, there is one standard that, across the board, they all struggle with and that is non-fiction reading comprehension. As I look at my instruction, I do really well with teaching fiction literature because I have more of it on hand and it is engaging, however, most of what they will read in their lives is non-fiction text. I want to up my game by providing them with an article a day so we can really sharpen our non-fiction reading skills. Scholastic magazines provide current, interesting, and challenging articles along with comprehension questions and extensions for teachers. This is exactly the tool I need to enhance learning in my classroom!

Mrs. Black
Grades 6-8

This project will reach 25 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Scholastic News, Grades 5/6 (min. 10 subscriptions per order) - 24 Issues / Min. 10 Subscriptions / Grades 5/6 • Scholastic Classroom Magazines $5.75 25 $143.75

Materials cost

$143.75

Vendor shipping charges

$14.38

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.16

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$190.29

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.58

Total project goal

$223.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$223.87

2 Donors

-$111.94

Donations toward project cost

-$95.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.79

match offer

-$111.93

Match offer toward project cost

-$95.14

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.79

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$0.00

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