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  • $178 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Phillips
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 5 donors
  • $0 still needed

Books! Books! Books!

My students need 7 books!

I am a pre-kindergarten teacher in a high-poverty elementary school. The program I teach for has been established to help children in need acquire the necessary early learning experiences to ensure future academic success.

There are 15 amazing children in my classroom who love books! Unfortunately, many of the books in my classroom library are paperback and have taken a beating over the years. We desperately need some hardback books to supplement the library!

Early exposure to meaningful literature forms the foundation for reading success, and these books can provide that for some very deserving students! In addition to literary skills, this set of books will provide an opportunity for my students to learn about a wide variety of topics including the alphabet, colors, animals, the ocean, emotions, and behavior--just to name a few! These hardback books are sturdy enough to stand up to frequent use by preschoolers while providing them with the opportunity to explore literature.

Your gift will enable these great kids to explore and interact with quality books as they take the necessary steps to becoming successful readers!

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BW639 - ABC T-Rex Hardcover Book • Lakeshore Learning $14.99 1 $14.99
BK1825 - The Giving Tree Hardcover Book • Lakeshore Learning $16.99 1 $16.99
BK8103 - Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Hardcover Book • Lakeshore Learning $17.95 1 $17.95
BW638 - Into the A, B, Sea Hardcover Book • Lakeshore Learning $16.99 1 $16.99
BW641 - Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten Hardcover Book • Lakeshore Learning $16.99 1 $16.99
BK5241 - To Market, To Market Hardcover Book • Lakeshore Learning $16.99 1 $16.99
BK414 - Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See? Hardcover Book • Lakeshore Learning $16.95 1 $16.95

Materials cost

$117.85

Vendor shipping charges

$11.79

State sales tax

$5.01

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$9.00

Total project cost

$145.43

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.92

Total project goal

$177.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$177.35

5 Donors

-$177.35

Donations toward project cost

-$145.43

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.92

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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