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  • $604 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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

Books, Books, Books

The cost of 15 copies each of Because of Winn Dixie, Whoever You Are, A House is a House for Me, I Love You the Purplest, and Second Grade Friends, as well as a collection of biographies and other books from Scholastic is $604, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

I am a second grade teacher at Monarch Elementary School. This is a school with more than 70% free or reduced lunch students. For the most part, my students' homes are inadequately equipped with the books they need. I would love to change that in my classroom for my 15 students. I am working on a unit about "relationships" to include family and friends. I would like to expose my students to different genres of literature like poetry, fiction, or nonfiction. There is even an author study on Mem Fox in my plans since she has written many books on this subject. These children need to hear good books on the subject of relationships and how they work. They need to see conflict and how people resolve it without hurting each other. I would really like to be able to get some of these book sets so that each student could hold their own copy and enjoy the study even more. My students love to read and I know that they will love these new books!

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Biographies Collection • Scholastic Teacher Store $29.00 1 $29.00
Missing May • Scholastic Teacher Store $5.99 1 $5.99
Whoever You Are • Scholastic Teacher Store $5.95 15 $89.25
Koala Lou • Scholastic Teacher Store $5.95 1 $5.95
A House is a House for Me • Scholastic Teacher Store $5.95 15 $89.25
Scholastic Book Guide:Shoes From Grandpa • Scholastic Teacher Store $4.99 1 $4.99
Shoes From Grandpa • Scholastic Teacher Store $4.95 1 $4.95
Because of Winn Dixie • Scholastic Teacher Store $4.95 15 $74.25
Second-Grade Friends • Scholastic Teacher Store $3.99 15 $59.85
I Love You the Purplest • Scholastic Teacher Store $3.99 15 $59.85

Materials cost

$423.33

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$495.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$108.68

Total project goal

$603.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$603.76

4 Donors

-$549.93

Donations toward project cost

-$495.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$54.08

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$54.77

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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