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Ms. Liz from Brooklyn NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books, Books, and More Books

Help me give my students books, books, and more books. As well as much needed supplies to help finish the year strong!

  • $598 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My class is the perfect mix of students from all different backgrounds, abilities, and interests. While some are strong readers, others are still mastering letter recognition and sounds. Similarly, some students have excelled at mathematical concepts and practices, yet others are still trying to identify numerals one through ten. Although their skills fall all across the spectrum, one thing they ALL have in common is their love for school, learning, and life!

In the classroom inclusion and a sense of community is just as important as education!

We work together to keep the room safe and harmonious, we celebrate one another and our differences, and we always strive to lift others up with kind words. Even though at times some may struggle with the curriculum, getting along, and following directions, one thing I can count on from this vivacious and curious group of children is that they never give up! They are the future!

My Project

As we near our 100th day of school, I find our supplies need a major revamping. This group of children love to read but our library is lacking in reading material. We could really use some books that meet the levels, needs, and interests of all students. I have rummaged my library at home and ordered from scholastic, but we still need more!

It has been found that "if a child reads for just twenty minutes a day, they will hear a total of one million words a day!"

To ensure our students are reading in school, as well as at their home, we need to make sure we have a wide selection of books they can put in their book baggies. Please help me get books for the classroom as well as some supplies to keep on learning as we near the 100th day of school!

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

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP169 - Community Workers Book Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
First Little Readers: Guided Reading Level C: A Big Collection of Just-Right Leveled Books for Beginning Readers • Amazon Business $54.33 1 $54.33
Crayola Broad Line Washable Markers, Classpack Bulk Markers, 200 Count • Amazon Business $54.11 1 $54.11
First Little Readers Classroom Set: Levels E & F: A Big Collection of Just-Right Leveled Books for Growing Readers • Amazon Business $49.24 1 $49.24
First Little Readers: Guided Reading Level D: A BIG Collection of Just-Right Leveled Books for Beginning Readers • Amazon Business $42.78 1 $42.78
Crayola Classpack Assortment, 800 Regular Size Crayons, 16 Different Colors (50 Each), Great for Classroom, Educational, All-Purpose Art Tools • Amazon Business $41.03 1 $41.03
Learning Resources Pretend & Play Teaching Cash Register • Amazon Business $36.99 1 $36.99
LEGO Duplo My First My First Bricks 10848 • Amazon Business $18.39 2 $36.78
DD465 - Doctor’s Office • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches, 8.9 x 11.4-Inches, 3 mil thick, 200-Pack, Clear (TP3854-200) • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Do A Dot Art! Markers 6-Pack Rainbow Washable Paint Markers, The Original Dot Marker • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
2 sets of Sharpie 8 Count Chisel Tip Assorted Colored Markers • Amazon Business $12.12 1 $12.12
Educational Play Money Prop Money Two-Sided Print 72 Bills Real Looking Fake Money Monopoly • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Expo 80078 Low Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 1 Pack with 8 Markers, Total of 8 Markers • Amazon Business $6.35 1 $6.35

Materials cost

$470.68

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.06

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$507.74

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$89.60

Total project goal

$597.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$597.34

5 Donors

-$597.34

Donations toward project cost

-$507.74

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$89.60

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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