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Ms. Grubb from Chillicothe IL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books for Days

Help me give my students f new books to read at their reading level. I have many students at different reading levels, who needs books that they are interested in reading.

  • $218 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have a group of 12 fourth and fifth grade students. They come to my room for reading and math. They all have different needs and learning styles. Many of my students struggle with reading, writing, and spelling.

These kids may not learn at grade level, but they are some of the hardest working kids I have met.

They have a love of learning and I can't wait to provide new and better ways for them to learn at their level.

My Project

I have many students who struggle at reading and I am in need of lower reading books for my students. My students also struggle at finding books that they are interested in. I've picked out the Boris books, which many of my students have expressed interest in, and have wished for more books like these. The Branches series, which write's Boris, are written at a first-third grade reading level and provide chapters in the books. It is hard to find lower level reading books that provide chapters but this series does and the kids go wild for the books!

My students also need to read more informational stories at their reading level.

Times For Kids provides the students with informational text and keeps them engaged in their reading. These reading materials will help my students build the reading skills they need and keep them focus.

Ms. Grubb
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fly Guy Set of 11 Books: Hi Fly Guy, Shoo Fly Guy, There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Fly Guy, Fly High, Super Fly Guy, Fly Guy vs The Flyswatter, Ride Fly Guy Ride, Hooray for Fly Guy, and Fly Guy Meets Fly Girl, Buzz Boy and Fly Guy, I Spy Fly Guy • Amazon Business $69.99 1 $69.99
TIME For Kids - G2 COMBO Bundle - 28 issues / Minimum of 10 subscriptions • TIME for Kids $4.50 15 $67.50
Boris Sees the Light: A Branches Book (Boris #4) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Boris for the Win: A Branches Book (Boris #3) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Boris Gets a Lizard: A Branches Book (Boris #2) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

Materials cost

$152.46

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.29

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$184.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$32.60

Total project goal

$217.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$217.35

1 Donor

-$217.35

Donations toward project cost

-$184.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.60

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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