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Mrs. Davis from Joplin MO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Graphic Novels Are Our Favorite!

My students need new graphic novels to keep them interested in reading!

  • $224 goal

This project expired on September 9, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach third grade in a Title One school in southwest Missouri. We serve approximately three hundred and fifty students, kindergarten through fifth grade. I get to teach reading to all three of our third-grade classes consisting of children from different backgrounds. Most of our school's population qualifies for free or reduced-price lunch, almost ninety perent. Because my students may not have as many opportunities as other children, I would like to provide them with as many good quality resources at school as I can.

My Project

Graphic novels are definitely the preferred type of book for my third graders to read! The format is so great for this age, because of the colorful pictures and fewer words on a page. My students are able to finish an entire graphic novel faster than they would a traditional chapter book and that is so encouraging for them! I love that they feel so successful when they can finish a book! The Chronicles of Claudette, the Hilo Book Series, and CatStronauts would be a great additions to our collection of graphic novels. The more choices they have, the better! I truly believe that having a wide variety of books to choose from encourages life-long reading!

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

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 65 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hippopotamister • Amazon Business $12.63 1 $12.63
Monsters Beware! (The Chronicles of Claudette) • Amazon Business $11.88 1 $11.88
Hilo Book 3: The Great Big Boom • Amazon Business $11.71 1 $11.71
Little Robot • Amazon Business $11.55 1 $11.55
Mega Princess • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
Bake Sale • Amazon Business $10.43 1 $10.43
Dragons Beware! (The Chronicles of Claudette) • Amazon Business $10.19 1 $10.19
Giants Beware! (The Chronicles of Claudette) • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Hilo Book 2: Saving the Whole Wide World • Amazon Business $9.79 1 $9.79
Hilo Book 4: Waking the Monsters • Amazon Business $9.79 1 $9.79
Hilo Book 1: The Boy Who Crashed to Earth • Amazon Business $9.79 1 $9.79
CatStronauts: Robot Rescue • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
CatStronauts: Space Station Situation • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
CatStronauts: Mission Moon • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Secret Coders • Amazon Business $7.96 1 $7.96
CatStronauts: Race to Mars • Amazon Business $6.78 1 $6.78

Materials cost

$157.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.37

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$190.31

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.58

Total project goal

$223.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$223.89

1 Donor

-$190.31

Donations toward project cost

-$190.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$33.58

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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