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 »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

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.

See this teacher's page

Ms. Reves from Millbrae CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Girl Power - Focus on STEM

Help me give my students books about women who have excelled in the STEM fields.

  • $293 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach a 2nd/3rd grade special day classroom in the Bay Area. My students are a fun bunch of diverse kids who love school and enjoy learning. They come to me with various skill levels and disabilities that can inhibit their learning, but together we find ways to celebrate and share their differences within our school community.

My students are silly and kind to one another.

They love to explore the world around them. My students learn in different ways, and my classroom gives them a place to do so. We create, dance and laugh our way through our school days, allowing each student to feel successful.

My Project

Girls and women are incredible individuals who can excel at anything they put their mind to. My students need to see women achieving and succeeding in different fields. Our classroom library needs to have books that celebrate women and their achievements, reflect the diversity of our class and community and empower my students to be the best they can be.

Students need to find ways to connect to literature, and they can only do so when the books in their classroom reflect who they are.

My students to feel empowered to do whatever they want in life, no matter how big their dreams might seem. Being able to read and learn about these pioneering women in the STEM field will help them reach their dreams.

Reading about Jane Goodall and Eugenie Clark will allow my animal lovers an opportunity to see where their interests can take them. Reading about Katherine Johnson and Raye Montague will help my students who struggle in math learn that while math can be difficult, using it can change the world. Reading about Temple Grandin will allow my students to see that their disabilities do not define who they are. I know this group of books will become a treasured part of our classroom library, and students will be able to learn from them for years to come.

Ms. Reves
Grades PreK-2

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

9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

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 Ms. Reves is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Little People, BIG DREAMS: Women in Science • Amazon Business $25.19 1 $25.19
The Girl With a Mind for Math: The Story of Raye Montague (Amazing Scientists) • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
Me . . . Jane • Amazon Business $15.23 1 $15.23
The Doctor with an Eye for Eyes: The Story of Dr. Patricia Bath (Amazing Scientists) • Amazon Business $15.20 1 $15.20
Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race • Amazon Business $14.88 1 $14.88
Mae Among the Stars • Amazon Business $14.53 1 $14.53
Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist • Amazon Business $14.48 1 $14.48
How to Build a Hug: Temple Grandin and Her Amazing Squeeze Machine • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Spring After Spring: How Rachel Carson Inspired the Environmental Movement • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13 • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Margaret and the Moon • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Grace Hopper: Queen of Computer Code (People Who Shaped Our World) • Amazon Business $11.68 1 $11.68
Nobody Owns the Sky: The Story of "Brave Bessie" Coleman • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Who Says Women Can't Be Doctors?: The Story of Elizabeth Blackwell • Amazon Business $6.21 1 $6.21
Wangari's Trees of Peace: A True Story from Africa • Amazon Business $6.21 1 $6.21

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


7 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


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


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":"Millbrae","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[2578008],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3712008,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":20,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Reves","authorIds":{"2578008":{"owner":"Ms. Reves","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3712008],"proposalHash":"-1403084787","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20801621,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NDcwNDI=","MTAwNjc4Nw==","NTk2ODQyNw==","MjQ0NTUyOA==","NjEwNTU5Nw==","MjU3ODAwOA==","NDMxMjg2NA==","Mzg1Mzky"],"teacherId":2578008,"schoolCounty":"San Mateo","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CA","name":"California"}}