You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.


Mrs. Clove from Enterprise UT is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

First Textbook User Celebrates 10-Year Class Reunion!

My students need an up-to-date learning science library that will cover the topics in the first grade science core.

  • $321 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My son and his classmates celebrate their 10-year high school reunion this year. Imagine my surprise when I began teaching first grade and realized I had inherited their science textbooks--copyrighted in 1989! I'd love to get our science reading materials out of the 80's and into the 21st century!

I teach in a rural public school.

Our town has one small grocery store, a hardware store, a convenience store, two small family-owned restaurants, and not even one stoplight. We are at least 40 miles from the nearest supermarket, big-box store, or chain restaurant...let alone any type of museum or planetarium. Many of my students have never traveled much or had opportunities to see and experience things that other children have.

My Project

My students are budding readers who have a thirst for learning! They especially love learning about social studies and science. My students' first choice of books to read are the non-fiction books. Unfortunately, the books available to them in my classroom are limited, since I'm a fairly new teacher and am still trying to build my classroom library. If I had the good fortune of obtaining funding for this project, I would use the books from this science library to enhance and add interest to my science curriculum. I would read aloud from these books to introduce or reteach the information. I would also make the books available for individual reading and exploring by the students by making them a part of our classroom library and by featuring them in special reading areas. These books would open up new worlds and ideas to my students, many of whom live a very simple lifestyle.

Science is such an important subject in our world of quickly-changing technology and fast-paced, global interests.

My students deserve better than the outdated curriculum of more than two decades ago. After all, my students are our future! What's best for us is giving them the best! Thank you for your consideration!

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

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 16 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Clove is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG860X - Learning Science Libraries - Gr. 1-3 • Lakeshore Learning $239.00 1 $239.00

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


2 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Enterprise","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1787526],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"UT","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":977152,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":16,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Clove","authorIds":{"1787526":{"owner":"Mrs. Clove","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[977152],"proposalHash":"-364376532","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":284931,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MTY5NDk4","ODQzNTUx","MTY0NDI4NQ=="],"teacherId":1787526,"schoolCounty":"Washington","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"UT","name":"Utah"}}