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Mrs. Oestreich from San Diego CA is requesting instructional technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Books to Help Us Change the World!

Help me give my students access to books and lessons that will help build an inclusive and diverse library. Books with diverse characters encourage my students to not only affirm who they are but others as well.

  • $266 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Celebrating Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

This project is a part of the Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month celebration because it supports a Latino teacher or a school where the majority of students are Latino.

My Students

Our first-grade classroom is full of students who are motivated to take risks and grow as learners. Our diverse classroom includes military children, special education students, and second language learners.

I am always looking for new and innovative ways to ignite learning in our classroom and to meet the needs of each and every child.

My goal is to have these students walk away from this year with the confidence to go out there and be a world changer.

My Project

As an educator, I want to give my readers the opportunity to see themselves in the books they read as we build an inclusive learning community and inviting classroom library together. These books will continue to add to our growing, diverse library.

As a class, we will meet and discuss each book in-depth and incorporate the lessons in our book study folders.

After each book study, we will then take our activities home to discuss with our families. We are confident these studies will continue to strengthen the home-school connection.

Mrs. Oestreich
Grades PreK-2

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
$100 Gift Card for Educational Resources on Teachers Pay Teachers • Teachers Pay Teachers $100.00 1 $100.00
Red Paper 2 Pocket Folders with Prongs, 50 Pack, by Better Office Products, Matte Texture, Letter Size Paper Folders, 50 Pack, with 3 Metal Prong Fastener Clips, RED • Amazon Business $22.76 1 $22.76
Aaron Slater, Illustrator (The Questioneers) • Amazon Business $15.49 1 $15.49
Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers) • Amazon Business $13.30 1 $13.30
It's OK to be Different: A Children's Picture Book About Diversity and Kindness • Amazon Business $9.97 1 $9.97
All Are Welcome • Amazon Business $9.58 1 $9.58
I Am You: A Book about Ubuntu • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Empathy Is Your Superpower: A Book About Understanding the Feelings of Others • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$185.08

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$7.78

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$225.64

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.82

Total project goal

$265.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$265.46

4 Donors

-$85.55

Donations toward project cost

-$80.22

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.33

match offer

-$171.08

Match offer toward project cost

-$145.42

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.66

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

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$0.00

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