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Mrs. Arratia from Pasadena TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help! Books Wanted!

My students need new books to build our classroom library and that are part of our Name that Book Competition.

  • $173 goal

This project expired on December 6, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Most of my students come from low socioeconomic homes and live with single parents. And although they experience those hardships at home they come to school with their goals, plans and ready to learn. My students need a place where they can enjoy what they do and can find new experiences.

“You can find magic wherever you look.

Sit back and relax all you need is a book!”-Dr. Seuss.

My students are great, independent and self-directed learners they just need the right tools to keep striving.

My Project

These new books will help our students build their background knowledge and give them a place where they can sit and relax.

By reading, they can explore new places and learn new things.

These new books are also part of our Name that Book competition. This year we will vote for our favorite book by doing a bracket challenge. Our students will love to have them in our classroom library since these books get checked out the most. By having them in our classroom library our students will be able to read them and get into the fun of voting for their favorite ones.

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

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Grave Images • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59
Refugee • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
The Serpent's Secret (Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond #1) • Amazon Business $11.70 1 $11.70
Wishtree • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98
Hello, Universe • Amazon Business $9.48 1 $9.48
The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: Squirrel Meets World (A Squirrel Girl Novel) • Amazon Business $8.09 1 $8.09
The Girl with the Ghost Machine (Girl Vs. Boy Band) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Amina's Voice • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The Van Gogh Deception • Amazon Business $7.59 1 $7.59
Spirit Hunters • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
One for the Murphys • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
The Screaming Staircase (Lockwood & Co.) • Amazon Business $6.07 1 $6.07
The War That Saved My Life • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00

Materials cost

$114.75

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.72

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$146.47

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.85

Total project goal

$172.32

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$172.32

4 Donors

-$142.91

Donations toward project cost

-$125.22

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.69

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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