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Ms. F. from New York NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Expanding Our Library for Third Grade!

My students need 14 more book sets and two magazine subscriptions.

  • $506 goal

This project expired on December 26, 2011.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

At the end of the academic year, my students were starting to tell me that they read all the books in our library. I am moving to third grade with my students, and will also have second graders in a special education 2nd/3rd grade bridge class. We need to expand our library.

My students have a range of special needs, including autism, emotional disabilities, cognitive delays, and learning disabilities.

What is more important than their disabilities is their abilities. They are enthusiastic, hard working, and are learning to be self-disciplined. We had a great year last year, and I am fortunate enough to be able to continue working with them this year.

My Project

I have chosen books that are of high interest to my second and third graders. Whenever I introduce new books to our library, the children get excited, and are motivated to jump into a great, new book. I have picked a few book series so that the children can follow a character through many adventures.

Your donation will bring us a step closer to inspiring students to continue reading and challenging themselves.

These books are a little longer, and will help build their stamina. They will also give them an opportunity to get lost in more engaging stories.

Ms. F.
Grades 3-5
  • PS 325
  • New York, NY
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 12 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Edition 2 (Grade 2) TIME For Kids is a weekly classroom newsmagazine that motivates kids to read. Edition 2 (geared towards 2nd grade students) helps build critical skills during this pivotal grade. Issues cover a wide range of real-world topics and themes kids love to learn about and it s the best nonfiction text you ll find! • Time for Kids $3.98 10 $39.80
Edition 3 - 4 with Around the World (Grades 3 and 4) TIME For Kids is a weekly classroom newsmagazine that motivates kids to read. Issues cover a wide range of real-world topics and themes kids love to learn about and it s the best nonfiction text you ll find! Edition 3 - 4 builds non-fiction literacy skills and helps students better understand their world. In addition to receiving Edition 3 - 4, subscribers will receive TFK Around the World. • Time for Kids $4.88 10 $48.80
Junie B. Jones- Fav Series • AKJ Books $105.09 1 $105.09
Grade Level Libarary - Gr 3 Guided Reading • AKJ Books $39.86 1 $39.86
Louis Sachar - Fav Author • AKJ Books $62.70 1 $62.70
Grade Level Libraries Grade 2- Guided Reading • AKJ Books $36.96 1 $36.96
Choose Your Own Adventure Box Set #1: Books 1-6 R. A. Montgo • AKJ Books $23.36 1 $23.36
The Adventures of Super Diaper Baby (Captain Underpants Seri • AKJ Books $4.67 1 $4.67
Nate the Great and the Crunchy Christmas • AKJ Books $3.51 1 $3.51
Nate the Great and the Boring Beach Bag • AKJ Books $3.51 1 $3.51
Nate the Great and the Big Sniff • AKJ Books $3.51 1 $3.51
Nate the Great and the Phony Clue • AKJ Books $3.51 1 $3.51
Nate the Great and the Pillowcase • AKJ Books $3.51 1 $3.51
Nate the Great Stalks Stupidweed • AKJ Books $3.51 1 $3.51
CamJansen&The new girl Mystery • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11
Young Cam Jansen and the Molly Shoe Mystery • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11

Materials cost

$388.52

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.83

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$429.35

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$75.77

Total project goal

$505.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$505.12

7 Donors

-$505.12

Donations toward project cost

-$429.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$75.77

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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