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Mrs. Saathoff from Garden Ridge TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

For the Love of Learning:: One Chapter at a Time

Help me give my students a classroom library that will deepen their love of reading.

  • $529 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a teacher of 19 beautiful and unique personalities. My students are eager to learn and eager to read. Though I've only been with my students for about 3 weeks we have become a family. We laugh and learn together. We share joys and frustrations with one another. There are days that I am "the best teacher in the world" and there are moments where I'm not, but I hope my students know they are already loved by me.

My Project

Adding chapter books to my classroom library will enrich my students in many ways.

All of the series I've selected for this project were chosen by my students.

Each student wrote down a chapter book series they have read or would like to read. This has given them ownership and interest two very important things necessary to instill a love of reading and a love of learning.

The books will be used all day every day! We have built-in time each day for independent reading. The ability to choose from a large selection of chapter books will challenge and push my students to become better readers.

Mrs. Saathoff
Grades PreK-2

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This project will reach 19 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Classic Goosebumps Series 20 Books Collection Set By R. L. Stine • Amazon Business $60.98 1 $60.98
Harry Potter Books 1-7 Special Edition Boxed Set • Amazon Business $50.99 1 $50.99
The Little House (9 Volumes Set) • Amazon Business $37.71 1 $37.71
The Last Kids on Earth: The Monster Box • Amazon Business $32.98 1 $32.98
Classic Chapter Book Collection (Pokémon) • Amazon Business $27.38 1 $27.38
Judy Blume's Fudge Box Set • Amazon Business $26.47 1 $26.47
Percy Jackson and the Olympians 5 Book Paperback Boxed Set (new covers w/poster) (Percy Jackson & the Olympians) • Amazon Business $26.47 1 $26.47
Dog Man: The Epic Collection: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #1-3 Boxed Set) • Amazon Business $24.39 1 $24.39
The Bad Guys Box Set: Books 1-5 • Amazon Business $19.23 1 $19.23
The Never Girls Collection #1 (Disney: The Never Girls) • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
Ivy and Bean's Treasure Box: (Beginning Chapter Books, Funny Books for Kids, Kids Book Series) (Ivy + Bean) • Amazon Business $15.22 1 $15.22
The Ramona Collection, Vol. 1: Beezus and Ramona / Ramona the Pest / Ramona the Brave / Ramona and Her Father [4 Book Box set] • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Ivy and Bean Boxed Set 2: (Children's Book Collection, Boxed Set of Books for Kids, Box Set of Children's Books) (Books 4-6) • Amazon Business $11.65 1 $11.65
The Last Kids on Earth and the Midnight Blade • Amazon Business $9.79 1 $9.79
The Last Kids on Earth and the Cosmic Beyond • Amazon Business $8.89 1 $8.89
Dog Man and Cat Kid: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #4) (4) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005 • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Who Was Abraham Lincoln? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
I Survived the Battle of D-Day, 1944 (I Survived #18) • Amazon Business $4.49 1 $4.49
I Survived the Attack of the Grizzlies, 1967 (I Survived #17) • Amazon Business $3.29 1 $3.29

Materials cost

$409.08

Vendor shipping charges

$3.99

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$449.21

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$79.27

Total project goal

$528.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$528.48

6 Donors

-$524.07

Donations toward project cost

-$449.21

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$74.86

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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