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Mrs. McCann from Bridgeport CT is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books My Class Will Love!

Help me give my students books and magazines that they will love to read and help them become lifelong readers.

  • $510 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Welcome to our room and get ready to help out an amazing group of scholars. My class is full of energy this year and we are embarking on a reading journey together.

New materials and new books always make it easy to feel like you can do anything.

A new notebook, a new pencil, or a new chapter book can bring a smile and love of learning to so many faces. Since I have so many students on numerous reading levels, I would love to provide a selection of books for both boys and girls. I want to give this to my class and hope that you can help me give this amazing gift!

My Project

I am looking to create a classroom library that is full of exciting and interesting books for all of my students. My students read on numerous reading levels and I need to offer them books they can read for their level and books that are appealing and fun. So many students hate reading because they have never found that book that helps them picture a "movie in their mind" and I am trying to do just that. Kids need books that they want to read and choice. We all know that if the books you read are boring, you won't want to read. So, please help!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Scholastic News, Grades 5/6 (min. 10 subscriptions per order) - 24 Issues / Min. 10 Subscriptions / Grades 5/6 • Scholastic Classroom Magazines $5.75 27 $155.25
Magic Tree House Boxed Set, Books 1-28 • Amazon Business $84.46 1 $84.46
Roald Dahl Collection - 15 Paperback Book Boxed Set • Amazon Business $37.75 1 $37.75
Hardy Boys Starter Set - Books 1-5 (The Hardy Boys) • Amazon Business $31.05 1 $31.05
Junie B. Jones Complete First Grade Collection Box set • Amazon Business $29.39 1 $29.39
The Boxcar Children Books 1-4 • Amazon Business $20.51 1 $20.51
Ivy & Bean's Secret Treasure Box (Books 1-3) • Amazon Business $16.40 1 $16.40
The Secret Lake: A children's mystery adventure • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$381.80

Vendor shipping charges

$15.52

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.73

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$433.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$76.42

Total project goal

$509.47

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$509.47

9 Donors

-$479.55

Donations toward project cost

-$433.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$29.92

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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