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Mrs. A. from Washington DC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Books for Spring Break

My students need books to take home and read during spring break.

  • $515 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are superstars! We have such a great community of students at TEC. They are hard workers with dreams of success for their future. Ninety-nine percent of our students qualify for free or reduced-priced lunch. For many of our students English is not their primary language. We try our best to create an environment of loving learning, especially literacy. Our students get very excited whenever we get new supplies in our classroom. Thank you in advance for thinking of us!

My Project

Every year, I try to add to my scholars at home libraries by providing them with a book to read over spring break. So much learning is lost during breaks when students do not have books to read at home. I have spoken with all of my students about books they would like to read over the break and have posted them here. Many of our students are struggling readers that cannot afford to lose the time away from school. Funding this project will allow them to have at least one good book to read over the week long break.

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

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 45 students.

10 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race • Amazon Business $12.75 4 $51.00
I Can Read All-Time Favorites 16-Book Box Set • Amazon Business $39.57 1 $39.57
The Getaway • Amazon Business $9.59 4 $38.36
Babymouse #1: Queen of the World! • Amazon Business $6.99 5 $34.95
Wonder • Amazon Business $10.69 3 $32.07
Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute: Lunch Lady #1 • Amazon Business $5.59 5 $27.95
5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!) (National Geographic Kids) • Amazon Business $12.89 2 $25.78
The Knights of the Kitchen Table #1 (Time Warp Trio) • Amazon Business $5.99 4 $23.96
El Deafo • Amazon Business $7.65 3 $22.95
The Curse of the Bologna Sandwich (Melvin Beederman, Superhero) • Amazon Business $6.28 3 $18.84
Dog Man: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #1) • Amazon Business $6.08 3 $18.24
I Am Loved • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Fly Guy Phonics Boxed Set • Amazon Business $8.92 1 $8.92
Justice League Classic: I Am Aquaman (I Can Read Level 2) • Amazon Business $2.57 3 $7.71
Fly Guy's Big Family (Fly Guy #17) • Amazon Business $5.73 1 $5.73
Prince Fly Guy (Fly Guy #15) • Amazon Business $5.15 1 $5.15
Fly Guy and the Frankenfly (Fly Guy #13) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

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