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Ms. Nakada from Los Angeles CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Celebrate Banned Book Week All Year Long

My students need more books! They are constantly seeking out high-interest YA titles like these 7 titles and these will help them meet their reading goals.

  • $250 goal

This project expired on January 22, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Every year during Banned Book Week, certain titles get my students attention and I cannot keep them on my shelves. Help get these books in my students' hands!

My students attend a public school in California which represents the great cultural and socio-economic diversity of our city.

Some are avid readers while others struggle to find books to keep their interest. They have a wide range of interests and are constantly seeking out new books.

My Project

I am always looking to help my students find their favorite books. With these titles I hope students will find titles and authors to fall in love with and develop a life-long love of reading. The multiple titles will also help students dialog about these books and make reading a social experience.

Please help fill our shelves with engaging book titles my students will want to read.

A love of reading will help my students continue to grow this year in my classroom and for many years to come!

Ms. Nakada
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 200 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Thirteen Reasons Why • AKJ Books $8.02 4 $32.08
The Fault in Our Stars • AKJ Books $13.13 2 $26.26
Tiger Eyes Judy Blume • AKJ Books $6.56 4 $26.24
Forever... Judy Blume • AKJ Books $6.56 4 $26.24
Wonder • AKJ Books $11.67 2 $23.34
Hoot (PB) • AKJ Books $5.10 4 $20.40
Looking for Alaska • AKJ Books $2.50 4 $10.00

Materials cost

$164.56

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$15.06

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.47

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$212.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$37.43

Total project goal

$249.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$249.52

2 Donors

-$241.87

Donations toward project cost

-$212.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.77

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.66

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$0.00

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