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Mrs. Ketchum from Springfield OR is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fantastic Scholastic World for All

Help me give my students Scholastic Magazine to explore new ideas and learn about the world around them.

  • $224 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have 20 fun and energetic students who love to be in school. They love to explore and are really beginning to understand print concepts. We are a high needs school with a diverse group of fantastic students. Some are homeless and come to us with nothing. These students come from all different backgrounds and skill levels. These skills and backgrounds really help to create a unique and fun classroom.

My students love to learn about new things.

I believe they should have the opportunity to learn in the way they need to. They come to me hungry and many have never been in a classroom setting. They need engaging and fun materials along with the basic necessities to help them concentrate on learning. We would love to have ink and laminating sheets to help our work last longer.

My Project

My students love to learn about new things and want to read anything they can get their hands on. Many of my students have not had the experience of holding a magazine in their hands. I would love to bring Scholastic Magazine to my classroom to help us explore the world around.

We do not have a science or social studies curriculum, so it would be wonderful to have an opportunity to share these magazines with them.

Many of my students do not have a way to read at home, and this would make sure that every single student had something to read with their families. I want my students to learn about community services, family dynamics and different cultures. These magazines will ensure that they can experience these things through print.

Mrs. Ketchum
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Let's Find Out, Kindergarten (min. 5 subscriptions per order) - 32 Issues / Min. 5 Subscriptions / Kindergarten • Scholastic Classroom Magazines $5.75 25 $143.75

Materials cost

$143.75

Vendor shipping charges

$14.38

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.16

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$190.29

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.58

Total project goal

$223.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$223.87

51 Donors

-$203.89

Donations toward project cost

-$183.49

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.40

match offer

-$8.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$6.80

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.20

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$11.98

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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