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Ms. Kramer from Bay Shore NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Analyzing Literature Through Engaging, Enriching, Mulitcultural Stories!

Help me give my students rich, engaging, relatable literature to supplement their studies of different genres, themes, reading strategies, and skills!

  • $366 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I co-teach an incredible group of third graders! Our students love coming to school each day and learning together in our classroom.

Our students come from all walks of life and together create a unique group of motivated learners.

Each day presents a new opportunity to work together and create a thirst for learning in our classroom. The goal is to make learning interactive and fun! Help me support our students on their journey to becoming life-long learners in today's challenging world.

My Project

Reading books aloud to students is at the heart of what I do in my third grade classroom. Providing students with at least one quality book read aloud to them each day can be a challenge. It is crucial that the texts read across several days are connected to deepen the students' comprehension and way that they view books. The books that we are asking for are connected by genre, theme, and author. They will provide students with amazing opportunities to engage in a literature rich environment that will foster their thinking about new topics and ideas. My students will learn how to critically understand, evaluate, and critique books in a manner that will support them as they become effective and efficient readers, writers, and thinkers.

The world of education is ever changing and it is crucial that my students have exposure to and experience with books that will support them in their journey to become lifelong readers, writers, and thinkers.

Help us make dreams a reality! Thank you!

Ms. Kramer
Grades 3-5

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Forever • Amazon Business $17.70 1 $17.70
Flight of the Honey Bee (Read and Wonder) • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59
A Friend for Lakota: The Incredible True Story of a Wolf Who Braved Bullying (National Geographic Kids) • Amazon Business $13.18 1 $13.18
The Sunsets of Miss Olivia Wiggins • Amazon Business $12.37 1 $12.37
Ish (Creatrilogy) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Almost Gone: The World's Rarest Animals (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2) • Amazon Business $5.99 2 $11.98
Gettin' Through Thursday • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
Mooncakes • Amazon Business $10.00 1 $10.00
The Can Man • Amazon Business $9.81 1 $9.81
Nothing but Trouble: The Story of Althea Gibson • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Some Birthday! • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Nobody Owns the Sky: The Story of "Brave Bessie" Coleman • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
North: The Amazing Story of Arctic Migration • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Goal! • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Bedhead • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Storm in the Night • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Yucky Worms: Read and Wonder • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Ape • Amazon Business $7.89 1 $7.89
Ruby's Wish • Amazon Business $7.67 1 $7.67
Yours Truly, Goldilocks • Amazon Business $7.67 1 $7.67
Those Darn Squirrels! • Amazon Business $7.56 1 $7.56
Soccer Star • Amazon Business $7.52 1 $7.52
The Keeping Quilt • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
Dancing in the Wings • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Wangari Maathai: The Woman Who Planted Millions of Trees • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
The Bee Tree • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
And Still the Turtle Watched (Rise and Shine) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Bintou's Braids • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Meteor! • Amazon Business $6.51 1 $6.51
What's So Bad About Gasoline?: Fossil Fuels and What They Do (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99

Materials cost

$268.44

Vendor shipping charges

$7.96

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.03

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$310.43

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$54.78

Total project goal

$365.21

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$365.21

5 Donors

-$205.00

Donations toward project cost

-$183.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.75

match offer

-$149.62

Match offer toward project cost

-$127.18

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.44

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$10.59

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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