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Mrs. Esquivel-Segura from Houston TX is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Becoming Bookworms!

My students need a recording microphone and a Spanish storybook read-along (set 1) to read during reading time.

  • $357 goal

This project expired on March 30, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you remember what it was to learn something new using a very exciting material? My students love books but they also love innovative ways to develop their reading skills.

I work with bilingual (Spanish-speaking) students who attend public school.

They are in second grade. Some of them live in conditions of cultural and economic disadvantage. All of them show a great deal of motivation to learn new concepts in both Spanish and English languages.

My Project

The Easi-Speak Recording Microphone will allow my students to record their voice as they read. This resource is a great alternative strategy for developing fluency and oral language skills. The Spanish story book read-alongs set will allow my students to listen and read the story at the same time. This will also help students to develop reading skills.

The donation will make a difference in the students' perceptions of reading.

These materials will allow them to have fun and work on reading skills at the same time. As a teacher, it is very important to me to plant the seed of love for reading in my students.

Mrs. Esquivel-Segura
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 17 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GA627 - Easi-Speak Recording Microphone • Lakeshore Learning $69.95 1 $69.95
RE940X - Spanish Storybook Read-Alongs - Set 1 • Lakeshore Learning $199.00 1 $199.00

Materials cost

$268.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.03

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$302.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$53.47

Total project goal

$356.45

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$356.45

2 Donors

-$331.45

Donations toward project cost

-$281.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.72

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

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$0.00

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