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  • $1,096 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Ferrao
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 9 donors
  • $0 still needed

Eager Readers Need Quality Leveled Books!

My students need 23 sets of leveled guided reading books to help them become strong readers. Can you imagine learning to read without quality books?

My Students

My first graders are eager to learn and are in need of quality leveled reading books that will enable them to have daily practice in reading both in class and at home.

My students are vibrant first graders who are excited about school and eager to learn.

Most of my students come from low socio-economic families. My students don't have access to many books at home and need as much support as possible. My goal is to supply them with the materials they need to strive.

My Project

Teaching children how to read requires meeting each student at their instructional level and providing them with innovative and effective reading instruction that meets each individual's needs. After testing each of my students individually I then group them according to their reading levels. Once in their guided reading groups I teach them the necessary skills to learn how to read. We work on using various reading strategies such as using context clues, letter and sound relationships and word structure. In order for me to give these children the best possible instruction I need to use quality reading books that are geared for their reading level. Guided reading is a strategy for helping children become strong readers.

With these leveled texts that gradually increase in difficulty, students apply strategies in context and feel successful!

My goal is for students to become confident, proficient readers who LOVE to read! Can you imagine a world without books? Can you imagine trying to learn how to read without support of quality reading books? My students truly need these leveled reading books so that they can learn how to become strong readers. Thank you for making a difference in the lives of my first graders.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Rigby PM Platinum: Blue Baby Bear''s Present • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Blue Best Cake, The • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Blue Come On, Tim • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Blue Cows in the Garden • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Blue House in the Tree, The • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Blue Late for Soccer • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Blue Locked Out • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Blue Lost at the Fun Park • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Blue Mushrooms for Dinner • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Blue Sally''s Friends • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Blue Tim''s Favorite Toy • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Green Fiction After the Flood • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Green Fiction Babysitter, The • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Green Fiction Candlelight • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Green Fiction Father Bear''s Surprise • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Green Fiction Flood, The • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Green Fiction Flying Fish, The • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Green Fiction House Hunting • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Green Fiction Little Red Bus, The • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Green Fiction Pete Little • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Green Fiction Rescue, The • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Green Fiction Snow on the Hill • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40
Rigby PM Platinum: Green Fiction Try Again Hannah • AKJ Books $6.40 6 $38.40

Materials cost

$883.20

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$13.25

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$931.45

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$164.37

Total project goal

$1,095.82

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,095.82

8 Donors

-$623.00

Donations toward project cost

-$529.55

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$93.45

match offer

-$472.82

Match offer toward project cost

-$401.90

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$70.92

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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