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Mrs. Palacio from Fairfield TX is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Book Bags for Building Readers, Part 2!

Help me give my students long lasting book storage bags to hold reading materials!

  • $324 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The third graders I teach are passionate, eager to explore, tech-savvy, and very active! Over half of my students are considered low-income, but they all have big dreams and goals for their futures. Reading helps children imagine and open their minds to the possibilities of tomorrow. Students who struggle need extra support to ensure they are successful in the classroom. When you support our classroom, you are helping all children reach their full potential as they grow in the classroom!

My Project

My third grade reading students are expected to spend time reading each day—in guided reading small groups, with a partner, or independently. They need a place to store their guided reading books and “just right” books of their choice. Currently, we use gallon-size plastic storage bags, but they are not very durable. We have been fortunate to receive one set of these book bags through Donors Choose and can’t wait to have enough for every student! These high-quality canvas bags would be a great place to keep our books clean, safe, and accessible. They also have a place to put student names, which would help students quickly locate their own bags. These bags are also easily carried from one literacy activity to another. With your help, my students can store their books in a neat, organized way!

Mrs. Palacio
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Store More® Large Book Pouches - Black With Neon Trim - Set Of 36 • Really Good Stuff $215.64 1 $215.64

Materials cost

$215.64

Vendor shipping charges

$25.88

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.23

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$274.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.49

Total project goal

$323.24

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$323.24

8 Donors

-$189.00

Donations toward project cost

-$165.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.55

Matching donations from our partners

-$128.59

Match offers toward project cost

-$109.30

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.29

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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