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Mrs. Triplett from Colorado Springs CO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Go on a Reading Adventure!

My students need quality books that are engaging, thought-provoking, and encourage them to learn more about the world.

  • $572 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Think back to a time when you were so entranced by a book that it felt like your very own adventure. Think about the eagerness and anguish you experienced as you neared the end of that book. Do you remember the anticipation and excitement you felt while waiting for the next book in the series to be released?

My students are avid and voracious readers who are craving new written adventures.

Many of these students do not have access to books away from school. Our classroom library serves as an essential resource for those students. My students love perusing the shelves for new adventures as well as non-fiction resources for science and social studies research. There is a hunger and love for reading among my students that longs to be fulfilled.

My Project

These books will provide numerous reading opportunities for my students. My classroom library is a place that my students really enjoy! Every student book that is placed there is treated with love and care, and students are thankful for the opportunity to read them. All of these books have been chosen with my students in mind. Students will be able to choose books which will help them continue to enjoy independent reading time, book studies, literature groups, and non-fiction research.

With these new books, my students will be able to choose from a variety of books that will both challenge and entrance them.

They will also be able to choose books that interest them and books that teach them about historical events.

The best way to increase fluency and comprehension is to read more, and these books will continue to help my students grow to be better readers. These books will enrich their knowledge and light a fire to further develop their love and passion for reading.

Mrs. Triplett
Grades 3-5

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 23 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Play Football Like a Pro Key Skills and Tips • AKJ Education $19.45 1 $19.45
Play Basketball Like a Pro Key Skills and Tips • AKJ Education $19.45 1 $19.45
What Do You Do With an Idea? • AKJ Education $15.26 1 $15.26
What Do You Do With A Problem? • AKJ Education $15.26 1 $15.26
Fish in a Tree • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
The Invisible Boy • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Rain Reign • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Wonder • AKJ Education $10.69 1 $10.69
Training For Sport: Improving Flexibility • AKJ Education $8.75 1 $8.75
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon • AKJ Education $8.02 1 $8.02
Chains • AKJ Education $7.99 1 $7.99
Hana's Suitcase The Quest to Solve a Holocaust Mystery • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
Guitar • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
The Breadwinner • AKJ Education $7.26 1 $7.26
True Legend • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Doll Bones • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
The City of Ember Deluxe Edition: The First Book of Ember • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Small Steps The Year I Got Polio • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Heat • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Shiloh • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
Maniac Magee • AKJ Education $5.84 1 $5.84
Travel Team • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Kokopelli's Flute • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Fantasy League • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Underdogs • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Island of the Blue Dolphins • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Room One A Mystery or Two • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Among The Hidden • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
A Single Shard • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Bridge to Terabithia • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Hatchet • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Where the Red Fern Grows • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Ninth Ward • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Night of the Twisters • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
When You Reach Me • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The BFG • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963 • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Hoot • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler 35th Anniversary Edition • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Number the Stars • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Three Times Lucky • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Art2-D2's Guide to Folding and Doodling • AKJ Education $5.80 1 $5.80
The Sign of the Beaver • AKJ Education $5.48 1 $5.48
Because of Winn-dixie • AKJ Education $5.28 1 $5.28
The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Charlie's Raven • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
George Washington's Spy • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Cay • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Ruby Holler • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Orphan Of Ellis Island A Time Travel Adventure • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Dear Austin: Letters from the Underground Railroad Letters from the Underground Railroad • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Esperanza Rising • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Cryptid Hunters • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Dear Levi: Letters from the Overland Trail Letters from the Overland Trail • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Castle in the Attic • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
George Washington's Socks • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Long Shot • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
How to Draw People • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
How to Draw Faces • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64

Materials cost

$422.41

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$27.03

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.34

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$485.78

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$85.73

Total project goal

$571.51

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$571.51

5 Donors

-$331.34

Donations toward project cost

-$289.14

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.20

Matching donations from our partners

-$231.34

Match offers toward project cost

-$196.64

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.70

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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