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Mrs. L. from Des Moines IA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books on CD

My students need 4 "Curious George" books on cd, a set of Favorite Picture Book CD Read-alongs and a Dr. Seuss CD set.

  • $571 goal

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Reading for a better future! I teach a multi-age classroom of 5 and 6 year olds. Many students come into my classroom with little knowledge of how to read let alone how to hold a book.

Several of my students cannot read or are not motivated to read by themselves, however they love listening to someone read to them.

Having books on cd will allow my students to be engaged in reading for a sustained period of time. I am asking for various books on cd- many about Curious George and even a set by Dr. Seuss! Instead of staring with bored eyes at a book during reading time they will be able to get lost in a book and enjoy reading time. Listening to reading is a major literacy component at this age level. As a teacher I need time to pull small groups so I can meet the needs of my students. While I am doing that I need my other students to be engaged in meaningful learning. Listening to books on tape will meet that need.

Your help will ensure that my students are engaged in meaningful learning during our literacy work time.

Mrs. L.
Grades PreK-2

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This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CB783 - Listen, Read & Rhyme with Dr. Seuss • Lakeshore Learning $39.00 1 $39.00
RE300X - Favorite Picture Book CD Read-Alongs - Set 4 • Lakeshore Learning $195.00 1 $195.00
RE199 - Curious George Gets a Medal CD Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning $37.50 1 $37.50
RE198 - Curious George Takes a Job CD Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning $37.50 1 $37.50
RE197 - Curious George Rides a Bike CD Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning $37.50 1 $37.50
RE196 - Curious George CD Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning $37.50 1 $37.50

Materials cost

$384.00

Vendor shipping charges

$38.40

State sales tax

$19.20

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$17.00

Total project cost

$468.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$102.73

Total project goal

$570.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$570.73

1 Donor

-$570.73

Donations toward project cost

-$468.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$102.73

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$0.00

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