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Mrs. B. from Queen Creek AZ is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Build Our Classroom Library.

Help me give my students access to the books that we use in class.

  • $324 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our 8th grade students are exiting and full of life. As teachers, we need to engage them through text that is as exciting as they are.

Encouraging a love of reading is a priority for our classroom.

Our students need access to books of many different genres. Novel studies are a favorite for our students. When you have 140 students and 40 copies of the book, planning can be difficult. Our kids like to read but we want them to love to read.

My Project

Our students love to participate in novel studies but we do not always have enough copies of a book to provide to each student. This means they either go out and buy the book or hope they can borrow one from somewhere else. Help us increase our library so our kids have access to the books they need without the financial burden of purchasing the book themselves. Allowing them to borrow their own copy means that they can use sticky notes to hold their place, write down questions and comments as they go and just show ownership of their belongings.

Mrs. B.
Grades 6-8

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 140 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas • AKJ Education $6.98 10 $69.80
Things Fall Apart: A Novel • AKJ Education $9.49 5 $47.45
Night • AKJ Education $7.70 5 $38.50
Touching Spirit Bear • AKJ Education $6.56 5 $32.80
Unwind • AKJ Education $9.48 2 $18.96
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas • AKJ Education $18.25 1 $18.25

Materials cost

$225.76

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.14

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.39

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$275.29

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.58

Total project goal

$323.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$323.87

7 Donors

-$292.99

Donations toward project cost

-$275.29

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.70

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$30.88

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$0.00

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