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Mrs. L. Garcia from Santa Ana CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books, Books, We Love Books!

My students need new books for their classroom library.

  • $396 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you remember reading a book that you could not put down? Well, my students are on a reading rampage. They are discovering new authors and genres of books and are in desperate need of new books that will quench their thirst for reading.

My students are one of a kind.

They love to come to school and are always wanting to learn. They always put first things first in my classroom. My students recognize that one way to fill their cup of knowledge is through reading books. Some of the only access that my kids have to a variety of reading material is through our classroom library. It needs to be replenished with a variety of genres of books that are grade level appropriate. We hope that you can help us to continue to fill our cup of knowledge by funding our project.

My Project

Receiving a variety of different grade level books in different genres would be amazing! My students will be able to not only improve their reading abilities but will also learn from the books along the way. Having new books will also help them have access to books that meet their current needs. They will be able to continue to fill their cup of knowledge by being exposed to high interest books.

Our project is so important to fund because literacy is one of the most important forces that a child needs to succeed.

Access to reading materials allows a child get on the road to full literacy. It puts them on the right path toward higher level education. My hope is that this project gets funded so my students can be armed with the tools they need to succeed.

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Mrs. L. Garcia
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 31 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dork Diaries Box Set (Books 4-6) • AKJ Books $30.65 1 $30.65
Bone, Vol.1: Out From Boneville • AKJ Books $9.48 1 $9.48
Bone: Eyes of the Storm (Bone Series #3), Vol. 3 Jeff Smith, • AKJ Books $9.48 1 $9.48
Bone #4: The Dragonslayer Jeff Smith, Jeff Smith (Illustrato • AKJ Books $9.48 1 $9.48
Bone Vol 2: The Great Cow Race • AKJ Books $9.48 1 $9.48
Big Nate: Genius Mode • AKJ Books $7.29 1 $7.29
Big Nate • AKJ Books $7.29 1 $7.29
Bad Kitty • AKJ Books $7.29 1 $7.29
I Will Surprise My Friend! (Elephant and Piggie Series) Mo W • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
I Love My New Toy! (Elephant and Piggie Series) Mo Willems, • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
I Broke My Trunk! • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
I Am Going! (Elephant and Piggie Series) Mo Willems, Mo Will • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
Elephants Cannot Dance! (Elephant and Piggie Series) Mo Will • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
Can I Play Too? (An Elephant and Piggie Series) Mo Willems • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
The Horror at Chiller House • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Bad Kitty School Daze • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Happy Birthday, Bad Kitty • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Funny-Side Up! Junior Novel • AKJ Books $4.37 1 $4.37
Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer • AKJ Books $4.37 1 $4.37
Judy Moody Goes to College • AKJ Books $4.37 1 $4.37
Judy Moody and the Bad Luck Charm (Book #11) • AKJ Books $4.37 1 $4.37
Slappy New Year! • AKJ Books $4.37 1 $4.37
Help! We Have Strange Powers! (Goosebumps HorrorLand Series • AKJ Books $4.37 1 $4.37
Escape from Horrorland (Goosebumps HorrorLand Series #11) R. • AKJ Books $4.37 1 $4.37
Rosy and the Secret Friend • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Who Was Claude Monet? • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Who Was Dr. Seuss? • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Who Was Leonardo de Vinci? • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Who Was Rosa Parks? • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Who Was Walt Disney? • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Snowball • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Sylva and the Fairy Ball • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Never Race a Runaway Pumpkin • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Don''t Tap-Dance on Your Teacher (Roscoe Riley Rules Series # • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Don''t Swap Your Sweater for a Dog • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Never Glue Your Friends to Chairs • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Maggie And Max (The Puppy Place Series) Ellen Miles • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
The Puppy Place: Princess Ellen Miles • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Cody (Puppy Place Series #13) Ellen Miles • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Bear • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Lucky (Puppy Place Series) Ellen Miles • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Honey (The Puppy Place Series #15) Ellen Miles • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Jack • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Sweetie • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Baxter (The Puppy Place Series) Ellen Miles, Tim OBrien (Ill • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Mocha • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Goldie • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
L. Frank Baum''s The Wonderful Wizard of Oz • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Behold, No Cavities!: A Visit to the Dentist (Spongebob Squa • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
A Very Krusty Christmas • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Ice-Cream Dreams Nancy Krulik, Heather Martinez (Illustrator • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Good Ideas ... and Other Disasters (SpongeBob SquarePants Se • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Dancing With the Star • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91

Materials cost

$276.87

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$25.33

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.15

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$336.35

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.36

Total project goal

$395.71

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$395.71

3 Donors

-$196.08

Donations toward project cost

-$168.17

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.91

match offer

-$197.86

Match offer toward project cost

-$168.18

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.68

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.77

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$0.00

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