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Mrs. Cardenas from Brooklyn NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books to Mail to Students

Help me give my students fun books that they will enjoy reading at home.

  • 2 donors
  • $482 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are sweet and curious 5 and 6-year-olds who are eager to learn new things about the world. They are all unique and come from various cultural backgrounds like China, Mexico, South America as well as European and Middle Eastern countries. Most of them speak English as a second language.

They are energetic kindergartners who need to be engaged in learning, and high interest books are a must in the classroom and at home.

My class loves learning and gets excited when learning something new, especially when I take out a new interesting book to read to them.

My Project

These books will help my students because some of them don’t have books at home. I will pay the shipping to make sure they all have at least one book that they will love at home. Please help me provide a love for reading which will help them form a love for learning. This is necessary especially now while they are learning remotely from home. It would mean so much to me to be able to support them in a way that they don’t expect and hopefully light a spark I’m them to try their best to learn.

Mrs. Cardenas
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RA714 Paperback Classics Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $119.00 1 $119.00
RA318 Storybooks for Learning Centers Paperback Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $109.00 1 $109.00
RA226 STEM Stories Paperback Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $96.50 1 $96.50
CR691 I Can Read Readers Level 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.50 1 $49.50

Materials cost

$374.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.61

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$409.61

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$72.28

Total project goal

$481.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$481.89

1 Donor

-$240.94

Donations toward project cost

-$204.80

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.14

match offer

-$240.95

Match offer toward project cost

-$204.81

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.14

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$0.00

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