You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 

Mrs. Culbreth from Clayton NC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books For Every Reader

My students need 2 sets of favorite author titles, plus 21 additional books to read at school and at home!

  • $258 goal

This project expired on March 10, 2012.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Reading brings a wealth of knowledge! These students want to read but they do not have books at home!

My students are wonderful children that struggle in reading!

Part of the problem is that they are not able to get their hands on books to read and enjoy at home! Our school is a Title 1 school that is made up of many different cultures. Many of the parents spend money on food and clothing and have little left over for books!

My Project

The books that I have requested will be used to send home with the students. Each student will get a bag and choose books to take home. They can keep them until they are finished reading them and return them for more! Students will always have access to books at home!

If students are going to become better readers they have to practice and sharpen their reading skills!

I want to put books in their hands so that they can do just this! Please help me supply my students with books!

Mrs. Culbreth
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Culbreth is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Patricia Polacco • AKJ Books $22.91 1 $22.91
Jack Gantos • AKJ Books $28.02 1 $28.02
Between the Lines Reader (NFL Reader Series) Scholastic • AKJ Books $2.95 1 $2.95
Football • AKJ Books $8.06 1 $8.06
Go Long! Ronde Barber, Tiki Barber, With Paul Mantell • AKJ Books $11.83 1 $11.83
Hand-Off • AKJ Books $2.95 1 $2.95
Titanic: An Interactive History Adventure Bob Temple, Karen • AKJ Books $5.14 1 $5.14
The Bald Bandit • AKJ Books $2.95 1 $2.95
Deadly Dungeon, The • AKJ Books $2.95 1 $2.95
He Said Yes • AKJ Books $11.66 1 $11.66
Heroes Ken Mochizuki, Dom Lee (Illustrator) • AKJ Books $6.62 1 $6.62
A Picture Book of Jesse Owens • AKJ Books $5.14 1 $5.14
Brett Favre Michael Sandler • AKJ Books $16.73 1 $16.73
Hardwood Heroes NBA • AKJ Books $2.95 1 $2.95
Jackie Robinson and the Story of All Black Baseball • AKJ Books $2.95 1 $2.95
Pirate School: Port of Spies • AKJ Books $2.95 1 $2.95
Billy and the Rebel • AKJ Books $2.95 1 $2.95
Civil War Sub: The Mystery of the Hunley • AKJ Books $2.95 1 $2.95
Katie''s Trunk • AKJ Books $5.17 1 $5.17
Albert Einstein • AKJ Books $5.14 1 $5.14
Plantzilla Jerdine Nolen, Brian Keliher, David Catrow (Illus • AKJ Books $5.18 1 $5.18
Paul Bunyan Steven Kellogg, Steven Kellogg (Illustrator) • AKJ Books $5.17 1 $5.17
John Henry • AKJ Books $5.14 1 $5.14

Materials cost

$168.46

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$13.14

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$219.13

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.67

Total project goal

$257.80

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$257.80

1 Donor

-$257.80

Donations toward project cost

-$219.13

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.67

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Clayton","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[260556],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NC","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"merchant.com.donorschoose1.prod","proposalId":658611,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/books-for-every-reader/658611/","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":20,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Culbreth","authorIds":{"260556":{"owner":"Mrs. Culbreth","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[658611],"proposalHash":"-1895737848","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://cdn.donorschoose.net/images/placeholder-avatars/136/teacher-placeholder-4_136.png","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":53089,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MTAwNTM4OQ=="],"teacherId":260556,"schoolCounty":"Johnston","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NC","name":"North Carolina"}}