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Mrs. M. from Chicago IL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Library for 4th Grade Part 2

The cost of this proposal is $145, 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>. Reading books to increase learning.

  • $157 goal

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As a first year 4th grade teacher I am trying to build a classroom library that is not only appealing to the eye, but that also makes available meaningful and personally interesting books. I teach at a Chicago public school. My classroom will welcome about 30 students this year. For my students I am looking for books that they may be interested in, and books that are culturally relevant to them. The classroom library is also in need of a book shelf to hold these and other books. I am asking for the following 5 books: "Baseball in April", "Harvesting Hope" "Erandi's Braids", "Judy Moody Gets Famous" and "James and the Giant Peach" These books will be used as read-alouds, and students will be able to check them out in the classroom library. I know my students will love these books. I would be very grateful to anyone that can help. Thank you.

Mrs. M.
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Infinity Wood Picture Book Shelf, • Highsmith Inc. $65.12 1 $65.12
Harvesting Hope: Cesar Chavez • Recorded Books, LLC $10.75 1 $10.75
ERANDI'S BRAIDS PAPERBACK • Kaplan Early Learning Company $6.99 1 $6.99
Baseball in April and Other Stories • AKJ Educational Services $5.24 1 $5.24
Judy Moody Gets Famous • AKJ Educational Services $5.23 1 $5.23
James and the Giant Peach • AKJ Educational Services $5.23 1 $5.23

Materials cost

$98.56

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$128.13

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.13

Total project goal

$156.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$156.26

2 Donors

-$140.25

Donations toward project cost

-$126.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.94

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$13.79

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$2.22

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