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Mr. Hatcher from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Empowering Reading!

Help me give my students new reading books for their individual reading station.

  • $975 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have a diverse classroom consisting of 3-4 grade levels of special needs children. These children come from different and difficult situations. My site is located in a hospital setting and due to privacy issues, I am not allowed to show photos of the children. We have limited supplies, and many days have to make do with what we can find on free websites. These donations will go a long way in helping these children get to use items they might never have the opportunity to otherwise.

These children are eager to learn but just need the opportunity to thrive and prosper.

Despite so many hardships, my students are eager to learn and do their best. They want to be in school because they want to learn all they can so they can be successful one day.

My Project

We need new books in a bad way. Our current books were well used but are now falling apart and making it hard for the children to keep interest and focus. Pages are missing or are falling off, the CDs are scratched and have begun to skip or not work at all. Its frustrating for the children who are eager to hear and follow along with a good book.

They are so eager to read, these books will help further their education so much!

They love to discuss the books after reading and give opinions and alternate ways they would handle situations. I would love to keep them enthusiastic about reading and these books would be perfect for that.

Mr. Hatcher
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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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 15 students.

7 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RE823 - Fiction⁄Nonfiction Single Student Read-Alongs Library Gr. 2-3 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $379.00 1 $379.00
RE824 - Fiction⁄Nonfiction Single Student Read-Alongs Library Gr. 4-5 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $349.00 1 $349.00

Materials cost

$728.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$59.33

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$828.25

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$146.16

Total project goal

$974.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$974.41

6 Donors

-$492.20

Donations toward project cost

-$418.37

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$73.83

match offer

-$482.21

Match offer toward project cost

-$409.88

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$72.33

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$0.00

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