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Ms. Riccio from Providence RI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Golly G!

Help me give my students Level G readers. These books are much needed for Guided Reading Groups.

  • $224 goal

This project expired on February 25, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Tagalog, Urdu, Turkish, and Spanish are some of the many languages spoken by the children in my classroom. Our school is a Title I, inner-city school where 90% of the children receive free and reduced-priced lunch. My children are extremely eager to learn and are very appreciative of everything that is given to them. They love coming to school and are excited to begin each day.

My students face many challenges in their daily lives.

Having the necessary materials to learn should not be one of them. The only way I can ensure my children are successful in their educational journey is to provide these tools to them.

My Project

"The more you read the more you know. The more that you learn the more places you'll go." ~Dr. Seuss

Instilling a love of reading in my students is my goal EVERY year.

Our school is starting a new reading program this year. I am very excited to be using it with my children. Research shows that this particular program has been very beneficial with struggling readers. For this program, the children need to have books on their Independent Reading level to use during Reader's Workshop, Guided Reading and to take home each night. Funding is nonexistent and this program will not be successful without these books.

This year, I have children reading on Level A all the way through Level P. That is an enormous range and I need to meet all of these needs. Having these books for the children to read is going to make a world of difference for them.

This is only one of the many levels I am going to need to successfully implement this program. I have been successfully funded for other level readers and will soon be in need of Level G.

Ms. Riccio
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 26 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Guided Reading Collection: Level G Fiction and Nonfiction Combo (40 books) • AKJ Education $157.83 1 $157.83

Materials cost

$157.83

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.37

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$190.20

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.56

Total project goal

$223.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$223.76

1 Donor

-$223.76

Donations toward project cost

-$190.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.56

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$0.00

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