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Mrs. Webster from Columbus GA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating Lifetime Readers!

Help me give my students exciting and interesting chapter books to help foster a love for reading!

  • $292 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is a Title I school, serving students in grades Pre-K through fifth. My third grade students are very diverse. Some of them come from various ethnic backgrounds, some come from single family homes, living in poverty-level conditions. Some have learning disabilities, and some are gifted academically.

My students deserve the absolute best there is to offer, yet often times are exposed to the worst.

I strive to provide them with the best learning opportunities, so that they can learn in ways that best fit their needs. I hope that you choose to partner with our class to help me make that happen!

My Project

I want my students to be lifelong readers and have a love for reading. That starts with captivating their attention with interesting and engaging literature. With these chapter books, I will be able to enrich my students vocabulary, background knowledge, and deepen their level of understanding with reading comprehension strategies.

By breaking the traditional mold and incorporating more of my students interest, they are in turn more engaged in their learning.

Novel studies not only help to teach students vocabulary, but they help teach communication and social skills as well. Students learn to carry on engaging and deep peer discussions, as well as develop social skills such as empathy.

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

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 22 students.

8 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dory Fantasmagory Fantasmagory • AKJ Education $5.83 6 $34.98
The Phantom Tollbooth • AKJ Education $6.29 5 $31.45
Fudge a mania • AKJ Education $5.83 5 $29.15
The Lemonade War • AKJ Education $5.59 5 $27.95
EllRay Jakes Is Not a Chicken • AKJ Education $4.37 6 $26.22
Ivy and Bean Book 1 Book 1 • AKJ Education $4.37 6 $26.22
Chocolate Fever • AKJ Education $4.19 6 $25.14

Materials cost

$201.11

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$13.88

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$248.01

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.77

Total project goal

$291.78

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$291.78

5 Donors

-$219.28

Donations toward project cost

-$186.39

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.89

Matching donations from our partners

-$72.50

Match offers toward project cost

-$61.62

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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