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Mr. Hernandez from Dallas TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

From Muggles to Wizards

My students need Harry Potter books to foster their learning and get lost in the world of Harry Potter and Hogwarts.

  • $630 goal

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My Students

Our school serves students in grades PK-8 and provides rigorous academics, fantastic teachers, a two-way dual language program, and a safe learning environment. As a result, we are consistently one of the top-performing schools in the Dallas ISD. Our goal is to prepare our students for college and career.

Our fifth graders have a love for reading in both Spanish and English.

My classroom is comprised of English language learners and Spanish language learners. They are all hungry for books and the possibility of the getting lost in them.

My Project

Literature comes to life when our classroom evolves into Hogwarts as I read aloud the first book of Harry Potter. We need individual copies of the book so students will be able to follow along and then closely reread chapters for assigned literary elements. In years past, my students have monopolized the few copies of The Sorcerer's Stone available at our school library.

Having a class set in both Spanish and English, will in turn allow my English language learners and Spanish language learners to get lost in the world of Hogwarts in their own language.

The goal is to turn these Muggles into Wizards.

Mr. Hernandez
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 26 students.

15 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Harry Potter y la piedra filosofal (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $11.13 24 $267.12
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone • Amazon Business $8.87 26 $230.62

Materials cost

$497.74

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.47

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$535.21

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$94.45

Total project goal

$629.66

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$629.66

13 Donors

-$537.01

Donations toward project cost

-$471.46

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$65.55

match offer

-$75.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$63.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.65

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$0.00

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