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Ms. F. from Gilbert AZ is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books and CDs to Read With Ease!

My students need books on CDs, tapes and a CD/tape player so they can listen to reading while following along in the book. This will help build vocabulary and reading fluency.

  • $461 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach all-day kindergarten to twenty-six bright five and six year olds who are eager to begin reading. They vary in economic, ethnic, and religious backgrounds, but all have one thing in common which is their enthusiasm to learn.

These students are hard workers and are busy all day long.

Whether it's participating in learning centers, reading groups, direct instruction, or cooperative groups, they are learning skills and forming ideas from morning until afternoon.

My students love to learn through hands-on experiences. I like providing manipulatives, books, visuals and audios to enhance their learning.

My Project

Books on CD will help students build stronger vocabularies and work attacking skills. Following along in the book while listening to the words being read will help increase their reading fluency. These skills are essential to becoming strong readers.

Children who learn to read fluently will become students who grasp information from books, magazines, websites, and all forms of writing.

I enjoy giving children a strong foundation in reading and watching them transform over the course of a year in kindergarten. The look of accomplishment in a child's eyes when they can decode words and read sentences is so rewarding.

Ms. F.
Grades PreK-2

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 26 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sony CFDS70-BLK CD/MP3 Cassette Boombox Home Audio Radio, Black, With Aux Cable • Amazon Business $62.95 1 $62.95
Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches, 8.9 x 11.4-Inches, 3 mil thick, 100-Pack (TP3854-100) • Amazon Business $10.45 4 $41.80
A House is a House for Me • AKJ Education $40.46 1 $40.46
Gregory's Shadow • AKJ Education $17.96 1 $17.96
Corduroy • AKJ Education $17.96 1 $17.96
Jamberry • AKJ Education $17.96 1 $17.96
A Fine Fine School • AKJ Education $17.96 1 $17.96
A Pocket for Corduroy • AKJ Education $17.96 1 $17.96
Green Eggs and Ham and Other Servings of Dr. Seuss • AKJ Education $14.59 1 $14.59
The Cat in the Hat and Other Dr. Seuss Favorites • AKJ Education $14.59 1 $14.59
Click, Clack, Ho! Ho! Ho! CD • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
CD - Frances Audio Collection CD • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
Three Tales of My Father's Dragon My Father's Dragon/Elmer and the Dragon/The Dragons of Blueland • AKJ Education $9.45 1 $9.45
Ira Sleeps Over Book & CD • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Hooway for Wodney Wat book and CD • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Curious George Rides a Bike Book & CD • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Piggie Pie! Book & CD • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Snow Day! • AKJ Education $5.07 1 $5.07

Materials cost

$332.67

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$23.79

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.99

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$391.45

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$69.08

Total project goal

$460.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$460.53

1 Donor

-$445.68

Donations toward project cost

-$391.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$54.23

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$14.85

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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