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Mrs. M. from Mount Laurel NJ is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Bridging the Gap Between School and Home

My students need take home literacy bags to provide additional academic support at home.

  • $366 goal

This project expired on January 30, 2011.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you remember the first time you were "reading" a book and you were able to actually READ it? When my students experience this the stars in their eye light up my day! I would love to give them additional at home opportunities to enhance this experience.

I teach kindergarten in a district currently has a half day program, so I teach 2 classes of 20 children.

Though we are a large district monies are limited and needed to purchase basic classroom supplies, so the classroom "extras" are usually purchased by the teacher.

My Project

My children love the Take-Home bags that I currently have. Since the bags and materials are very pricey, I am very limited to the bags that I can purchase or create each year. The parents enjoy the special "reading" time that they get to spend with their child, while helping the increase their sight word knowledge as well as their love of literature.

Helping us to purchase additional Take-Home bags will provide additional academic support at home, increase the child's love of learning, and provide fun and exciting activities for the child and the parent to experience together.

I hope you can support our project!

Mrs. M.
Grades PreK-2

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11 donors11 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 40 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KIT LITERACY BAG BOOK SWIMMY • Childcraft, Inc $37.99 1 $37.99
KIT LITERACY BAG SET #3 • Childcraft, Inc $170.99 1 $170.99
KIT LITERACY BAG BOOK SCARECROW • Childcraft, Inc $37.99 1 $37.99

Materials cost

$246.97

Vendor shipping charges

$24.70

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.70

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$310.37

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$54.77

Total project goal

$365.14

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$365.14

11 Donors

-$361.56

Donations toward project cost

-$310.37

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$51.19

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.58

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$0.00

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