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Ms. Perricone from Brooklyn NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Books Are Magic!

Help me give my students a rich classroom library! This will promote increased reading fluency, and diverse reading experiences.

  • $811 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I’m so excited to welcome my incoming kindergarten students. I’m looking forward to building strong relationships with my students and create a lasting love for learning. As a first year teacher, I’m excited to learn form my students and grow together! My class is a place where diversity is embraced! Each and every student is welcomed into my classroom and brings unique experiences, strengths, and ideas. We are working on developing life skills that students need in order to succeed!

My Project

A diverse classroom library will give each and every student a chance to see themselves through literature. These books will allow my students to learn explore a variety of text, and begin to love reading. Students will have the chance to take books home weekly, and read to their families. I will select weekly read aloud's that enhance our theme/lesson of the day. Students will learn how to love and care for their very own library. The classroom library is where the magic happens! I would love to create a wonderful display for my little learners!

Ms. Perricone
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 19 students.

10 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kindergarten SEL (10 Books) • AKJ Education $124.43 1 $124.43
I Can Read (30 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $117.44 1 $117.44
Kindergarten Fiction/Nonfiction Paired Studies Set (12 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $69.69 1 $69.69
At Home Learning GR Multilevel Pack: Kindergarten (10 Books) • AKJ Education $46.25 1 $46.25
Pebble Guides: Community Workers (6 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $28.24 1 $28.24
Oh, the Places You'll Go! • AKJ Education $13.86 1 $13.86
Maybe Something Beautiful • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Animal Phonics Readers Parent Pack • AKJ Education $8.75 1 $8.75
The Very Hungry Caterpillar board book • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Goodnight Moon: 60th Anniversary Edition • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Flat Stanley (picture book edition) • AKJ Education $6.30 1 $6.30
Astronaut • AKJ Education $5.99 1 $5.99
Do You Want to Be My Friend? • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Mouse and the Mortocycle • AKJ Education $5.59 1 $5.59
Lost at the Zoo • AKJ Education $5.11 1 $5.11
An Apple Tree • AKJ Education $5.11 1 $5.11
All Kinds of Hair • AKJ Education $5.11 1 $5.11
The Water Cycle • AKJ Education $5.11 1 $5.11
Name the Numbers • AKJ Education $5.11 1 $5.11
Hatching Eggs • AKJ Education $5.11 1 $5.11
Friends Are Fun • AKJ Education $5.11 1 $5.11
A Stormy Day • AKJ Education $5.11 1 $5.11
Looking at Bugs • AKJ Education $5.11 1 $5.11
Musical Instruments • AKJ Education $5.11 1 $5.11
Light Helps Me See • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Citizenship • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Giraffes Can't Dance • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Day and Night • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Pumpkins • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Animal Babies • AKJ Education $4.75 1 $4.75
My First Graphic Novel: Lily's Lucky Leotard • AKJ Education $4.56 1 $4.56
Bug Out! • AKJ Education $4.49 1 $4.49
National Geographic Readers: Trucks • AKJ Education $4.49 1 $4.49
S-S-snakes! • AKJ Education $4.49 1 $4.49
Frog and Toad Are Friends • AKJ Education $4.49 1 $4.49
My Dog Fuzzy • AKJ Education $4.20 1 $4.20
Apple Picking Day! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Barack Obama • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Dolphins! • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
The Statue of Liberty • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Frog and Toad Together (Common Core Exemplar) • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Dogs and Puppies • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Fire Safety • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Recycle • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
In a Cave • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Grouping • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
The Pizza That We Made • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
The Three Little Pigs • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
Mary Clare Likes to Share • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
The Missing Tooth • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
I Am a Good Citizen • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59
Kiss Good Night Anita Jeram, Anita Jeram (Illustrator) • AKJ Education $3.11 1 $3.11
My Little Pocket Library Early Learning Fun • AKJ Education $3.00 1 $3.00
Scholastic Reader Level 2: Two Crazy Pigs • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Kingfisher Readers L1: Jobs People Do • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Kingfisher Readers L2: Where We Live • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Kingfisher Readers L1: Baby Animals • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
Dog and Cat • AKJ Education $2.88 1 $2.88

Materials cost

$643.33

Vendor shipping charges

$6.00

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$688.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$121.58

Total project goal

$810.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$810.56

7 Donors

-$587.83

Donations toward project cost

-$507.16

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$80.67

Matching donations from our partners

-$213.91

Match offers toward project cost

-$181.82

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.09

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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