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Mrs. R from San Pedro CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Building a Dual Language Library #2

Help me give my students emergent reading books in Spanish and bilingual books to build a classroom library for Spanish emergent readers.

  • $383 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Next year, my Kindergarten students will be in a new Dual Language Spanish Immersion Program with the desire to embrace the Spanish language through an integrated thematic approach.

My students receive free or reduced lunch, come from low social economic status and attend school with beautiful hearts and the desire to learn.

Many attend a before-school program and an after-school program, leaving them at school for close to a total of 8 to 10 hours per day. Our school is like a second home to my students.

My Project

Next Year, my school will be a Dual Language Immersion school and I am starting to build a Kindergarten Dual Language library. I am so excited for next year.

This project will help me build a collection of books for the Spanish Dual Language Program.

I'm trying to fill empty shelves for the Dual Program. My vision is to create a Spanish library where students see themselves represented, with topics that are meaningful to them, and that will support students critical thinking and social emotional learning. Learning a second language is invaluable! These books will greatly benefit my students in acquiring the Spanish language.

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

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This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Teaching in Two Languages: A Guide for K–12 Bilingual Educators (NULL) • Amazon Business $30.41 1 $30.41
Spanish for Kids: 10 First Reader Books with Online Audio and English (Beginning to Learn Spanish) Set 1 by Language Together • Amazon Business $25.00 1 $25.00
First Little Readers Parent Pack: Guided Reading Level B: 25 Irresistible Books That Are Just the Right Level for Beginning Readers • Amazon Business $18.89 1 $18.89
El Perro con Sombrero: A Bilingual Doggy Tale (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $14.16 1 $14.16
First Little Readers Parent Pack: Guided Reading Level A: 25 Irresistible Books That Are Just the Right Level for Beginning Readers • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Escuchando a Mi Cuerpo: Una guxeda para ayudar a los nixf1os entender la conexixf3n entre las sensaciones fxedsicas y sus sentimientos (Listening to my Body) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $11.24 1 $11.24
La gallina Cocorina (Clucky the Hen) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Oso quiere volar (Bear Wants to Fly) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
First Little Readers Parent Pack: Guided Reading Level C: 25 Irresistible Books That Are Just the Right Level for Beginning Readers • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
Pequexf1o Camalexf3n (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
La araxf1a muy ocupada (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $8.69 1 $8.69
La oruga muy hambrienta/The Very Hungry Caterpillar: bilingual board book • Amazon Business $8.66 1 $8.66
Oso pardo, oso pardo, xbfquxe9 ves ahxed? (Brown Bear and Friends) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $8.26 1 $8.26
Huevos verdes con jamxf3n (Green Eggs and Ham Spanish Edition) (Beginner Books(R)) • Amazon Business $8.10 1 $8.10
The Three Little Pigs | Los Tres Cerditos (Keepsake Stories, Bilingual) • Amazon Business $3.99 2 $7.98
Dragones y Tacos (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.57 1 $7.57
Un Pez Dos Peces Pez Rojo Pez Azul (One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Spanish Edition) (Beginner Books(R)) • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00
Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes/Cabeza, Hombros, Piernas, Pies (Dual Language Baby Board Books- English/Spanish) (Spanish and English Edition) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Mother Goose Rhymes | Las Rimas de Mamxe1 Oca (Keepsake Stories, Bilingual) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Little Red Riding Hood | Caperucita Roja (Keepsake Stories, Bilingual) (English and Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Goldilocks and the Three Bears | Ricitos de Oro y los tres ojos (Keepsake Stories, Bilingual) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Quxe9 cosas dice mi abuela (The Things My Grandmother Says): (Spanish language edition of The Things My Grandmother Says) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Perro grande... Perro pequexf1o / Big Dog... Little Dog (Spanish and English Edition) • Amazon Business $3.59 1 $3.59
xbfEres Mi Mama? (Bright & Early Board Books(TM)) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $3.50 1 $3.50
The Little Red Hen | La Gallinita Roja (Keepsake Stories, Bilingual) • Amazon Business $3.34 1 $3.34

Materials cost

$239.79

Vendor shipping charges

$29.98

State sales tax

$21.94

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$325.31

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$57.41

Total project goal

$382.72

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$382.72

2 Donors

-$191.36

Donations toward project cost

-$162.66

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.70

match offer

-$191.35

Match offer toward project cost

-$162.65

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.70

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$0.00

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