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Ms. Broomall from Bear DE is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books Can Help in Healing

My students need books which help them to understand and cope as they with their grieving process.

  • $316 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school, located in the Appoquinimink School District, experienced a very exciting and successful first year in September, 2002.

Our school is a community school that provides a safe and nurturing environment for all students.

Our mission is to inspire a community of learners to strive for excellence.

Our vision is that collaboration, communication, critical thinking and creativity will empower students to impact the global society.

Our Goal - Academic Excellence

My Project

We have students who experience a loss and as a school community we support in many ways.

One of the first things we do is provide resources (often brought to the home) which include grief books, journal, crayons, stuffed animal and personal notes from our staff.

I believe this helps the student and family begin their healing process by having a age appropriate guide to talking about the loss and feelings.

We need support in providing these books as we support children and families during their grieving process.

Families who we have supported in the past ave expressed gratitude and expressed that this outreach was a critical part of their healing process.

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12 donors12 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 630 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Goodbye Book • Amazon Business $13.91 3 $41.73
The Invisible String • Amazon Business $12.20 3 $36.60
When Someone Has a Very Serious Illness: Children Can Learn to Cope with Loss and Change • Amazon Business $8.82 4 $35.28
Grief is Like a Snowflake • Amazon Business $8.45 4 $33.80
I Miss You: A First Look at Death • Amazon Business $7.47 4 $29.88
A Terrible Thing Happened • Amazon Business $7.21 4 $28.84
When Someone Very Special Dies: Children Can Learn to Cope with Grief (Drawing Out Feelings Series) • Amazon Business $4.72 6 $28.32

Materials cost

$234.45

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.52

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$267.97

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.29

Total project goal

$315.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$315.26

10 Donors

-$295.26

Donations toward project cost

-$250.97

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.29

match offer

-$20.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$17.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.00

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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