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Mrs. Perkins from Cincinnati OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books, Books, and More Books!

My students need new books to enrich their thinking, background knowledge, and schema!

  • $1,733 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are the best. The best of the best. The best of the best of the best and they deserve the best! I have 25 of the smartest, kindest, heartwarming students out there.

The students in my classroom are eager to learn and should have all opportunities at their fingertips.

My students are special because they are each unique!

My students come from many diverse backgrounds, countries, cultures, and families. I have students that are from all socioeconomic backgrounds, speaking many different languages, and have hearts made of gold.

My Project

Books teach us so much and lead us to new worlds and on new adventures. A lot of my students will not have worldly opportunities that other children grow up with. These books will be used in the classroom for silent reading, group book projects, and homework assignments. They will be used individually, in groups, with the teacher and independently. These books can go home!

Books allow students to take their imaginations around the globe and in all time periods.

These books will take them to new places and give them knowledge on things in the past, present, and future.

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

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This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dork Diaries (13 Books) • AKJ Education $135.33 1 $135.33
The Magic Tree House: Without Research Guides (28 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $125.49 1 $125.49
Diary of a Wimpy Kid (11 Books) • AKJ Education $114.82 1 $114.82
Who Was? Nonfiction (24 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $107.57 1 $107.57
39 Clues (11 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $106.92 1 $106.92
A to Z Mysteries (26 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $95.58 1 $95.58
Wonder • AKJ Education $11.04 5 $55.20
What Was...? (10 Books) • AKJ Education $44.82 1 $44.82
My Weird School (10 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $37.34 1 $37.34
Captain Underpants (8 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $35.86 1 $35.86
Judy Moody (8 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $35.86 1 $35.86
Amber Brown (8 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $35.86 1 $35.86
Series Sampler - Lightning Bolt Books Famous Places (5 Books) • AKJ Education $33.63 1 $33.63
The Little House Collection • AKJ Education $32.84 1 $32.84
Ricky Ricotta's Mighty Robot (7 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $31.38 1 $31.38
Series Sampler - Heidi Hecklebeck (5 Books) • AKJ Education $22.41 1 $22.41
Series Sampler - Capital Mysteries (5 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $18.67 1 $18.67
Favorite Author Study - Ann Cameron (5 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $18.67 1 $18.67
Series Sampler - Junie B. Jones (5 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $18.67 1 $18.67
Favorite Author Study - Judy Blume (4 Books) • AKJ Education $17.93 1 $17.93
James and the Giant Peach • AKJ Education $5.83 3 $17.49
The Crossover • AKJ Education $11.04 1 $11.04
Double Down • AKJ Education $10.18 1 $10.18
Diary of a Wimpy Kid # 1 • AKJ Education $9.07 1 $9.07
I Am Malala • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Out of My Mind • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone • AKJ Education $7.14 1 $7.14
Charlotte's Web (full color) (Common Core Exemplar) • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Tangerine • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Charlotte's Web • AKJ Education $5.84 1 $5.84
Inside Out and Back Again • AKJ Education $5.84 1 $5.84
Hatchet • AKJ Education $5.84 1 $5.84
Doll Bones • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Fantastic Mr. Fox • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963 • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The City of Ember The First Book of Ember • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
No Talking • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Tuck Everlasting • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Hundred Dresses • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Matilda • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Sing Down the Moon • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Chocolate Fever • AKJ Education $5.39 1 $5.39
Holes • AKJ Education $5.19 1 $5.19
Shiloh • AKJ Education $5.19 1 $5.19
The BFG • AKJ Education $5.19 1 $5.19
Number the Stars • AKJ Education $5.19 1 $5.19
The Sign of the Beaver • AKJ Education $5.19 1 $5.19
Ramona the Pest • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Love That Dog • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Mouse and the Motorcycle • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Jackie & Me • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Letters from Rifka • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
George Washington's Socks • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Cricket in Times Square • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Secret Garden • AKJ Education $4.76 1 $4.76
Esperanza Rising • AKJ Education $4.54 1 $4.54
Stone Fox: 30th Anniversary Edition • AKJ Education $4.54 1 $4.54
Who Is Malala Yousafzai? • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
My Name Is Maria Isabel • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Anne of Green Gables • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
The World According to Humphrey Book 1 • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Freckle Juice • AKJ Education $3.89 1 $3.89
F Is For Flag • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91
I Am Rosa Parks • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91

Materials cost

$1,421.24

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$21.32

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,472.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$259.86

Total project goal

$1,732.42

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,732.42

4 Donors

-$1,722.42

Donations toward project cost

-$1,464.06

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$258.36

match offer

-$10.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$8.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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