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  • $619 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. selgren-lyman
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 10 donors
  • $0 still needed

Children Read Non-fiction with National Geographic for Kids

My students need grade level, non-fiction resources. I can't think of a funner way for our students to read a non-fiction resource together.

My Students

Children love to read about different types of animals. What better way to meet the new national core standards than by reading National Geographic for Kids? The bright, vivid pictures and interesting stories will help increase my first graders' comprehension.

My class is a PK-3rd grade early learning center.

My class has an 80% free and reduced lunch rate and do not have the access to transportation to go to the library. Therefore school is the best place my children have to see and read non-fiction materials. I want to be able to provide these opportunities to my students with a fun and current magazine.

My Project

Students in my class come to school for structure and opportunities. The opportunities I provide to my students will help them improve their reading fluency and reading comprehension skills. If students cannot read and understand what he or she is reading they will struggle with many different subjects. Eventually, there will be an educational gap that will frustrate my students and make them drop out. I want my students to know that as their teacher, I will try my very best to provide them the same fun opportunities to become great fluent readers with excellent comprehension because the stories were interesting and fun.

This project is important because all children should be on the same playing field and have the opportunity to have access to bright, interesting, non-fiction reading material.

National Geographic for Kids will allow the class to read together and work on comprehension strategies and thinking maps to help the children improve reading comprehension.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
National Geographic Kids • National Geographic Kids $15.00 30 $450.00

Materials cost

$450.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$39.38

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$526.13

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$92.85

Total project goal

$618.98

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$618.98

9 Donors

-$302.07

Donations toward project cost

-$263.07

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.00

match offer

-$309.48

Match offer toward project cost

-$263.06

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.42

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.42

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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10 donors10 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Kia Motors America and 9 other donors.

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