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Mrs. Chapman from Santa Margar CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Book Adventure 2018!

Help me give my students get books to read to be able to participate in Book Adventure, a reading incentive program for students in grades 2-3.

  • $381 goal

This project expired on January 19, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students live in a small community. Some parents are able to support the classrooms but the majority of the time, teachers are left to financially support their classrooms themselves. I want to provide these students with all the supplies and tools they will need to be successful this year.

My students are hard workers and come to school everyday ready to learn.

They are excited and curious to learn about all the new opportunities our classroom has to offer.

My Project

I am asking for books for our 2nd and 3rd grade students so they can participate in Book Adventures, a reading incentive program for students in grades 2-3. The goal is to encourage reading and celebrate students’ efforts. Many of our students want to participate in this reading program but we don't have the books on the list to do so. With these books, our students will read 12 of the books on the book list and then participate in Book Adventure Games, a game-show style competition where they work in teams to answer questions about the books they read and earn points for correct answers. The Book Adventure Games will last an afternoon and be a fun opportunity for students to celebrate their reading accomplishments. Students will be assigned to a team, given a mascot, and will participate in at least four rounds. These books will benefit over 90 students and give them the opportunity to read a variety of books, grow a love for reading, and participate in a great event that celebrates reading.

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Day the Crayons Quit • Amazon Business $12.59 2 $25.18
Extra Yarn • Amazon Business $10.48 2 $20.96
I Will Never Not Ever Eat a Tomato (Charlie and Lola) • Amazon Business $8.65 2 $17.30
Frindle • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel • Amazon Business $7.35 2 $14.70
Redwoods • Amazon Business $7.02 2 $14.04
The Greedy Triangle (Scholastic Bookshelf) • Amazon Business $6.99 2 $13.98
Socks • Amazon Business $6.99 2 $13.98
Chester's Way • Amazon Business $6.56 2 $13.12
The Trouble with Chickens: A J.J. Tully Mystery • Amazon Business $5.99 2 $11.98
Mercy Watson to the Rescue • Amazon Business $5.99 2 $11.98
The Lost Stone (The Kingdom of Wrenly) • Amazon Business $5.99 2 $11.98
A New Friend (The Adventures of Sophie Mouse) • Amazon Business $5.66 2 $11.32
Nate the Great • Amazon Business $5.39 2 $10.78
Who Was Thomas Alva Edison? • Amazon Business $5.39 2 $10.78
Poppleton • Amazon Business $4.99 2 $9.98
Dinosaurs Before Dark (Magic Tree House, No. 1) • Amazon Business $4.99 2 $9.98
Ivy & Bean (Book 1) (Bk. 1) • Amazon Business $4.91 2 $9.82
Harry the Dirty Dog • Amazon Business $4.80 2 $9.60
Amelia Bedelia (I Can Read Book) • Amazon Business $3.99 2 $7.98

Materials cost

$265.42

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$24.29

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$323.69

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$57.12

Total project goal

$380.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$380.81

1 Donor

-$380.81

Donations toward project cost

-$323.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.12

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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