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Ms. Jones from Cleveland Heights OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books Books

My students need new books to expand their minds and future.

  • $559 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in our Preschool are known for their big personalities and big emotions. Imagination and creativity flows through the room as children act on their inner/future engineer, architect, computer techs and a drummer in a rock band skills.

Strong imaginations and confident leaders help make everyday different, challenging and fun.

During large group or our weekly class meeting, future musicians, future lawyers, doctors, politicians and motivational speakers are not afraid to express their feelings creativity and ‘speak their peace’.

My Project

Developing literacy skills in young children is important; the ability to read is their connection to society and one of the first steps to an amazing future. Reading with children from an early age helps them develop a solid foundation for literacy. Books provide preschoolers the simplest, most effective, and inexpensive way to promote language and literacy growth.

Literacy lays the foundation for a child's success in school and in life.

Studies have shown that reading to a child and having books accessible are important indicators of future success. In preschool, children’s emergent literacy abilities develop; these skills are the foundation for children’s later reading and academic abilities.

Ms. Jones
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RE979 - Families Theme Book Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $37.50 1 $37.50
RE987 - Health & Safety Theme Book Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $36.50 1 $36.50
BK959 - Healthy Foods Book Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 1 $34.99
Read-Aloud Book and CD Set (Set of 4) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $33.96 1 $33.96
Career Book Set (Set of 8) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $26.31 1 $26.31
Abiyoyo - Hardback & CD • Kaplan Early Learning Company $16.96 1 $16.96
I Am Enough • Amazon Business $13.10 1 $13.10
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?: With Audio Read by Eric Carle • Amazon Business $13.00 1 $13.00
Islandborn • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
The Wonderful Things You Will Be • Amazon Business $12.19 1 $12.19
Train Your Angry Dragon: Teach Your Dragon To Be Patient. A Cute Children Story To Teach Kids About Emotions and Anger Management. (Dragon Books for Kids) (My Dragon Books) (Volume 2) • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
Jilly's Terrible Temper Tantrums: And How She Outgrew Them • Amazon Business $9.56 1 $9.56
Rhyme With The Animals!: A Fun Spot the Rhyme Puzzle Book for 3-5 Year Olds • Amazon Business $8.29 1 $8.29
The Best Nest • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Sam and the Firefly • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
I Like Myself! (board book) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Draw Me a Star (Paperstar Book) • Amazon Business $7.67 1 $7.67
Interrupting Chicken • Amazon Business $7.31 1 $7.31
I Like Me! (Picture Puffin Books) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Miss Tizzy - Paperback book • Kaplan Early Learning Company $6.79 1 $6.79
How to Babysit a Grandma • Amazon Business $6.74 1 $6.74
Dr. Seuss's ABC (Beginner Books, I Can Read It All By Myself) • Amazon Business $6.69 1 $6.69
Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now! (Bright and Early Books for Beginning Beginners) • Amazon Business $6.67 1 $6.67
Today Is Monday • Amazon Business $6.64 1 $6.64
The Very Hungry Caterpillar • Amazon Business $6.61 1 $6.61
Have You Seen My Dinosaur? (Beginner Books(R)) • Amazon Business $6.42 1 $6.42
My Mouth Is a Volcano! • Amazon Business $6.32 1 $6.32
Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You? • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Because a Little Bug Went Ka-Choo • Amazon Business $5.98 1 $5.98
Shapes, Shapes, Shapes - Paperback • Kaplan Early Learning Company $5.94 1 $5.94
PreK - K Transition Book: Benjamin Bradley Benton - Paperback • Kaplan Early Learning Company $5.91 1 $5.91
From Head to Toe • Amazon Business $5.69 1 $5.69
The Grouchy Ladybug • Amazon Business $5.44 1 $5.44
Mother for Choco - Paperback • Kaplan Early Learning Company $5.09 1 $5.09
The Night Before Kindergarten • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Please, Baby, Please (Classic Board Books) • Amazon Business $4.85 1 $4.85
The Very Busy Spider: A Lift-the-Flap Book (The World of Eric Carle) • Amazon Business $4.80 1 $4.80
Lola at the Library • Amazon Business $4.69 1 $4.69
The Mixed-Up Chameleon (Rise and Shine) • Amazon Business $4.66 1 $4.66
What's Out There?: A Book about Space (All Aboard Books) • Amazon Business $3.55 1 $3.55

Materials cost

$438.46

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.58

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$475.04

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$83.83

Total project goal

$558.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$558.87

3 Donors

-$279.43

Donations toward project cost

-$237.52

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.91

match offer

-$279.43

Match offer toward project cost

-$237.52

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.91

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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