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  • $495 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Ervin
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 9 donors
  • $0 still needed

Headline: S.U.P.E.R Time Is Starting To Loose Momentum

My students need 50 nonfiction books that range from biographies to the study of weather to keep them motivated to read and to build their reading stamina.

My Students

"I want it!", "No, I had it first!", "Mrs. E. where is the book about such and such?" This is what I hear on a daily basis during S.U.P.E.R (Students Using their Powers to Engage in Reading) Time. My students are not exposed to a wide variety of nonfiction literature and it has created a problem.

My lovely second graders are bright and hard working with a ravenous desire for non-fiction books.

It is a high poverty school with not enough resources to support all of the students' needs in the classroom. Many of the students don't have access to books outside of school. They love being able to come in every day and look for books to read. They are eager to browse our classroom library, especially our small nonfiction area.

My Project

Our classroom library needs more books that are of high interest for my students. They love to read but don't always have the opportunity to pick books that are at their reading level and interest. They are eager learners, and avid readers, which is why I want to supply them with new high interest books and book bins to store them in. My students will use the books on a daily basis to encourage their love of reading and build their reading stamina during S.U.P.E.R. (Students Using their Powers to Engage in Reading) Time.

Please help add new non fiction books to our classroom library and bins to keep everything organized and safely put away.

If we can get readers hooked on books they will become lifelong readers.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LL622 - Level K Nonfiction Book Bin - Gr. 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $52.99 1 $52.99
LL619 - Level I Nonfiction Book Bin - Gr. 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $43.99 1 $43.99
LL621 - Level J Nonfiction Book Bin - Gr. 1-2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $36.99 1 $36.99
BX710X - Heavy-Duty Classroom Bins - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 2 $59.98
Hip Hop Speaks to Children: A Celebration of Poetry with a Beat • AKJ Books $14.59 1 $14.59
Horses Seymour Simon, Seymour Simon (Illustrator) • AKJ Books $13.13 1 $13.13
Lil Wayne -Hip Hop Biography • AKJ Books $7.99 1 $7.99
Beyonce • AKJ Books $7.67 1 $7.67
Usher • AKJ Books $7.67 1 $7.67
Jay-Z • AKJ Books $7.67 1 $7.67
Kanye West • AKJ Books $7.67 1 $7.67
Eminem • AKJ Books $7.67 1 $7.67
Drake • AKJ Books $7.67 1 $7.67
Ciara • AKJ Books $7.67 1 $7.67
The Black Eyed Peas • AKJ Books $7.67 1 $7.67
Big Cats • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
Skateboarding Andrew Robert • AKJ Books $6.53 1 $6.53
Wild Babies • AKJ Books $5.83 1 $5.83
Hip-Hop • AKJ Books $5.83 1 $5.83
Selena Gomez • AKJ Books $5.80 1 $5.80
Gorillas • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
For the Love of the Game • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Gorillas • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Zipping, Zapping, Zooming Bats • AKJ Books $4.37 1 $4.37
Why Frogs Are Wet • AKJ Books $4.37 1 $4.37
Jeremy Lin • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Time For Kids: Snakes! • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Ants! Editors Of Time For Kids, With Brenda Iasevoli • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Sharks! (TFK Science Scoops Series) Editors Of Time For Kids • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Martin LutherKing Jr. • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Why Do Snakes Hiss? • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Extreme Sports Richard Platt, Mary Ling (Editor) • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
NBA Reader: Fast Forwards Paul Ladewski • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
NBA Reader Super Guards • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Sharks! (TFK Science Scoops Series) Editors Of Time For Kids • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Wildcats • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Johnny Appleseed • AKJ Books $2.18 1 $2.18
Betsy Ross • AKJ Books $2.18 1 $2.18
Rosa Parks • AKJ Books $2.18 1 $2.18

Materials cost

$384.89

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$420.66

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$74.23

Total project goal

$494.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$494.89

7 Donors

-$197.75

Donations toward project cost

-$168.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.06

Matching donations from our partners

-$296.44

Match offers toward project cost

-$251.97

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.47

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.71

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Kia Motors America and 8 other donors.

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