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Ms. Duong from San Jose CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help! I Can't Read Without Your Help

My students need a Fountas and Pinnell Leveled Literacy Intervention System.

  • $4,118 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a Title I school in East San Jose. A majority of my students are first-generation Americans with hardworking immigrant parents. Seventy percent of the students at my school are receiving free or reduced-priced lunch.

I teach a wonderful group of Kindergarten students.

My students are hard working and enthusiastic learners. They are easily motivated and enjoy attending school every day. They are always excited to try and learn new concepts. My students inspire me every day to be a better teacher.

My Project

Reading is an essential skill for all students to learn. I am so proud to say that a third of my students are beginning to read independently with fluency. They have made tremendous growth in reading, but I still have a handful of students who are still struggling. I am requesting for a Fountas and Pinnell Literacy Intervention System that includes small group guided reading lessons, assessments and leveled books that will help my struggling readers. I will use these materials 3 to 4 times a week during centers. I know that this is a REALLY EXPENSIVE project to fund but helping a young child to read is truly PRICELESS. Any donations to this will be greatly appreciated.

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

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fountas & Pinnell Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI) Orange System, Second Edition • Heinemann $2,900.00 1 $2,900.00

Materials cost

$2,900.00

Vendor shipping charges

$261.00

State sales tax

$265.35

3rd party payment processing fee

$43.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$3,499.85

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$617.62

Total project goal

$4,117.47

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$4,117.47

2 Donors

-$4,113.06

Donations toward project cost

-$3,499.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$613.21

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

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$0.00

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