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Mrs. Foard from Columbia SC is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Finding Fables for Fluency!

Help me give my students fable books and puppets to practice reading fluency.

  • 1 donor
  • $110 still needed
  • 1 donor
  • $110 still needed
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My Students

My students from Columbia, SC are part of a virtual class in a Title One school. My class gives children from a variety of household incomes and living situations an opportunity to learn and thrive within a digital community. My energetic third graders strive to work together, learn, and have fun together even if we can't be physically together.

My Project

These books and puppets will encourage my struggling readers to read with fluency. My classroom library and read aloud time are places my students really enjoyed and thrived with reading when I had a face-to-face class. I want to replicate that reading together time beyond reading quality books to the students and giving time for the students to read independently. These books and puppets will allow the students to practice their reading in a fun way and then come together to show their reading skills as they perform for an audience.

Mrs. Foard
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 17 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KIT PUPPETS FARM + WILD ANIMALS SET OF 12 • School Specialty $80.24 1 $80.24
Aesop's Fables on Stage: A Collection of Plays for Children • Amazon Business $8.99 5 $44.95

Materials cost

$125.19

Vendor shipping charges

$11.97

State sales tax

$8.83

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.88

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$177.87

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.39

Total project goal

$209.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$209.26

1 Donor

-$100.00

Donations toward project cost

-$85.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

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$109.26

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