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Mrs. Woods from Ridgeland SC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Books to read at Home

The cost of literacy books is $698, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $698 goal

This project expired on January 30, 2006.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

This year I will be working with first grade students that are struggling readers. Since many of them come from homes with low incomes they do not have books at home that they can read. I would like to provide each student with books,on their level, that they can take home to read on a regular basis. Reading books on their specific level helps them to build fluency and comprehension, as well as develop a joy for reading. I feel that a take home program such as this will help these students become successful readers.

Mrs. Woods
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AKJ Reading Recovery Level Four(2005) -- 30 Book Set • AKJ Educational Services $99.74 1 $99.74
AKJ Reading Recovery Level Six(2004) -- 21 Book Set • AKJ Educational Services $97.14 1 $97.14
AKJ Reading Recovery Level Seven(2005) -- 18 Book Set • AKJ Educational Services $77.45 1 $77.45
AKJ Reading Recovery Level Three(2005) -- 22 Book Set • AKJ Educational Services $62.64 1 $62.64
AKJ Reading Recovery Level Two(2005) -- 15 Book Set • AKJ Educational Services $52.02 1 $52.02
AKJ Reading Recovery Level Five(2005) -- 13 Book Set • AKJ Educational Services $45.49 1 $45.49
AKJ Reading Recovery Level One(2005) -- 6 Book Set • AKJ Educational Services $28.48 2 $56.96

Materials cost

$491.44

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$571.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$125.55

Total project goal

$697.50

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$697.50

1 Donor

-$658.00

Donations toward project cost

-$572.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$86.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$39.56

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$0.00

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