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Mrs. Lynch from Phoenix AZ is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Hello World Books for 1st Graders

Help me give my students phenomenal non-fiction books from the "Hello World" series.

  • $228 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have been teaching for 13 years, and have spend the last five years teaching English Language Learnings in second grade. I teach in a low-income community in Phoenix. I have spend my entire career at the same school, and have had many siblings over the years.

I am so excited that I will begin the next school year in first grade.

I will have 30 eager students in my class. I cannot wait to introduce them to the wonders of reading independently and for enjoyment!

My Project

I would like to update my classroom library to include non-fiction books for my new first graders. Since my students live in low-income community, they have limited knowledge and experiences outside of their every day lives. Many of my students have never even left the city of Phoenix. They have never experienced walking in a forest, or felt snow crunch under their feet.

Students need real and authentic non-fiction books to help them explore and learn about our amazing Earth.

They will have the opportunity learn about different animals, habitats, and other parts of nature different from their Phoenix neighborhood.

Mrs. Lynch
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hello, World! Boxed Set • Amazon Business $20.35 3 $61.05
Hello, World! Arctic Animals • Amazon Business $7.99 3 $23.97
Hello, World! Weather • Amazon Business $7.99 3 $23.97
Hello, World! My Body • Amazon Business $7.81 3 $23.43
Hello, World! Ocean Life • Amazon Business $6.07 3 $18.21

Materials cost

$150.63

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.77

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.26

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$193.66

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$34.18

Total project goal

$227.84

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$227.84

3 Donors

-$227.84

Donations toward project cost

-$193.66

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.18

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$0.00

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