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  • $491 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mr. Rodriguez
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 7 donors
  • $0 still needed

'El úNico E Incomparable IváN' Ayuda a Lectores BilingüEs

Help me give my students a chance to read an amazing story in Spanish with this class set of 25 books!

My Students

My bilingual students are awesome readers despite the struggles they have to face coming from a low income households. Some have learned the amazing benefits of literature from their families, but the majority look to me for guidance, inspiration and motivation.

It's very difficult to get kids into reading.

Reading is not instant gratification like the million of technology options that surround them. I have to find great contemporary stories that speaks to them. Last year it was Wonder. This year, Ivan. These bilingual readers need a good story to help them dream and overcome please help!

My Project

It is extremely difficult to get bilingual students to read in Spanish. And they are the ones that need more practice and exposure! Some hurdles are out of their hands; the resources are scarce, the translations are awful, the stories ancient, and Spanish books are more expensive!

When I discovered that the wonderful and contemporary story of "The One and Only Ivan" had been translated into Spanish, I knew immediately I needed this class set.

It will help with our spring novel study, increase reading stamina, comprehension and continue to create a love for books!

I will use this class set for many years to come. And when the movie premieres all my students will feel so cool they read it in Spanish with their cool teacher Mr. Rodriguez way, way before.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
El único e incomparable Iván (The One And Only Ivan) • AKJ Education $15.26 25 $381.50

Materials cost

$381.50

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.72

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$417.22

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$73.63

Total project goal

$490.85

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$490.85

6 Donors

-$457.20

Donations toward project cost

-$388.62

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$68.58

match offer

-$33.65

Match offer toward project cost

-$28.60

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.05

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 41 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by The DonorsChoose.org Community and 6 other donors.

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