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Mrs. Ackiss from Choctaw OK is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fiction Frenzy: Rejuvenating Loved Novels

My students need the series sets of Maximum Ride, Dork Diaries, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Harry Potter, Matched and the movie "The Mighty" to view after reading the corresponding novel.

  • $387 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

Within the walls of our classroom, we learn to love, lead, read and write! My students balance a great deal of responsibility for 10-12 year olds with rotating classrooms, curriculum and outside school activities. Most of my students want to be challenged and they all love engaging, active lessons.

My students are a dynamic crew of future world changers.

They overcome many uncontrollable environmental obstacles and they don't use their short comings as an excuse to not do their best.

My Project

Teaching 70+ children reading every year creates wear and tear on some of our most beloved novels. It is difficult to keep many of these books on the shelf and those that remain are falling apart. By having the complete series of Harry Potter, Matched, Dork Diaries, Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Maximum Ride, it will give my readers the ability to read their favorite books in order and without the pages and backs coming apart. The movie "The Mighty" will be viewed after we complete a classroom literature study on its corresponding novel to learn how to compare and contrast a novel to its movie.

Mrs. Ackiss
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dork Diaries Squee-tastic Collection Books 1-10 Plus 3 1/2: Dork Diaries 1; Dork Diaries 2; Dork Diaries 3; Dork Diaries 3 1/2; Dork Diaries 4; Dork ... Diaries 8; Dork Diaries 9; Dork Diaries 10 • Amazon Business $81.93 1 $81.93
Diary of a Wimpy Kid 12 Books Complete Collection Set Box of Books NEW 2018 Edition • Amazon Business $68.99 1 $68.99
Harry Potter Paperback Box Set (Books 1-7) • Amazon Business $52.16 1 $52.16
Matched Trilogy box set • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
The Mighty • Amazon Business $13.27 1 $13.27
The Final Warning: A Maximum Ride Novel (Book 4) • Amazon Business $7.20 1 $7.20
The Angel Experiment: A Maximum Ride Novel (Book 1) • Amazon Business $6.24 1 $6.24
School's Out - Forever (Maximum Ride, Book 2) • Amazon Business $6.09 1 $6.09
Saving the World: A Maximum Ride Novel (Book 3) • Amazon Business $6.09 1 $6.09

Materials cost

$271.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$22.16

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$328.20

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$57.92

Total project goal

$386.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$386.12

4 Donors

-$377.29

Donations toward project cost

-$328.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.09

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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