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Ms. Martinez from Colorado Springs CO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Eager Readers Rockin' into Reading

My students need chapter books in order to continue their love for reading.

  • $370 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a teacher in a low-income/high poverty school district. My students are faced with many challenges in and out of the classroom. Knowing where my students come from, I want to give them the best foundation that I can so they can achieve all of their dreams.

My students have a strong desire to learn about all things around them.

They are sweet and caring. They enjoy learning and helping others around them learn. I have truly enjoyed watching my students grow this year.

I want to be able to provide my students with as many learning opportunities as I can. My goal is to encourage students to have a joy for learning. I want them to grow in all aspects so that they will be able to give back to their community.

My Project

I feel that these chapter books will increase my students' love for reading. As first graders, they enjoy reading chapter books. I have used the chapter books as an extension.

These chapter books will engage them in reading and building those foundation skills.

My students are extremely excited to read Horrible Harry in Room 2B by Susy Kline. My students read these chapter books as partners and complete book projects.

By providing my scholars with a variety of reading materials, I will not only grow their minds but will also provide them with a foundation of open-mindedness which they will one day be able to utilize with their own community.

Ms. Martinez
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Roscoe Riley Rules #1: Never Glue Your Friends to Chairs • Amazon Business $4.99 16 $79.84
JUDY MOODY WAS IN A MOOD (BOOK #1) • Amazon Business $5.99 8 $47.92
In Aunt Lucy's Kitchen (Cobble Street Cousins) • Amazon Business $5.98 8 $47.84
Mercy Watson to the Rescue • Amazon Business $5.97 8 $47.76
Horrible Harry in Room 2B • Amazon Business $4.99 8 $39.92

Materials cost

$263.28

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.85

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$314.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$55.43

Total project goal

$369.51

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$369.51

1 Donor

-$184.76

Donations toward project cost

-$157.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.71

match offer

-$184.74

Match offer toward project cost

-$157.03

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.71

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$0.00

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