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Mrs. Hogue from Slidell LA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Our Classroom Library Grow!

My students need books for our classroom library that will keep them engaged, challenge them academically, help them gain comfort with chapter books, and help them grow overall!

  • $701 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Hi! I teach fourth grade students in Slidell, Louisiana. My students range in academic abilities as well as economic backgrounds which provides us with a diverse and multi-faceted classroom. Students range from 9 - 10 years old.

My students are in need of new and updated materials in order to enhance their learning experience, especially in the areas of reading and writing.

On a regular basis students complete required as well as voluntary reading activities that help them to build strong educational foundations. It is my goal to help them hone their strengths and build on weaknesses for them to become strong, independent, successful learners!

My Project

Fourth grade is such a pivotal age for students and I want to stock my classroom library with challenging but exciting chapter books for my students. Classics such as Charlotte's Web, A Wrinkle in Time, and the Who Was series of books will engage students and make them excited to read.

Giving students access to chapter books and allowing them to spend their free time reading will help students with reading comprehension and even writing skills!

I am confident that by getting some new books and resources for my students I can re-engage their interest in learning and in reading for fun!

Mrs. Hogue
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
NINESTARS DZT-80-4 Automatic Touchless Motion Sensor Oval Trash Can, 21 Gal. 80 L., Stainless Steel • Amazon Business $64.98 1 $64.98
Harry Potter Paperback Box Set (Books 1-7) • Amazon Business $52.16 1 $52.16
Self-Help for Kids Book Set (Set of 4) - Paperback • Kaplan Early Learning Company $29.71 1 $29.71
A to Z Mysteries - Set 2 (Set of 8) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $26.31 1 $26.31
Percy Jackson and the Olympians 5 Book Paperback Boxed Set (new covers w/poster) (Percy Jackson & the Olympians) • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
The New Captain Underpants Collection (Books 1-5) • Amazon Business $19.59 1 $19.59
Magic Tree House Boxed Set, Books 1-4: Dinosaurs Before Dark, The Knight at Dawn, Mummies in the Morning, and Pirates Past Noon • Amazon Business $15.55 1 $15.55
Junie B. Jones's First Boxed Set Ever! (Books 1-4) • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!) (National Geographic Kids) • Amazon Business $12.89 1 $12.89
Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History • Amazon Business $11.68 1 $11.68
Oh, the Places You'll Go! • AKJ Education $10.99 1 $10.99
Wonder • AKJ Education $10.18 1 $10.18
Because Of Winn Dixie - Paperback • Kaplan Early Learning Company $6.79 1 $6.79
Charlotte's Web • AKJ Education $6.56 1 $6.56
What Is the Declaration of Independence? (What Was?) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Who Was Maya Angelou? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
What Is the World Cup? (What Was?) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
What Was the Age of the Dinosaurs? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Where Is the Great Barrier Reef? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Who Was Abraham Lincoln? • Amazon Business $5.97 1 $5.97
Fantastic Mr. Fox • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The BFG • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Holes • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Lemonade War • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
James and the Giant Peach • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas • Amazon Business $5.69 1 $5.69
What Was the Titanic? • Amazon Business $5.68 1 $5.68
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing • AKJ Education $5.48 1 $5.48
Who Was Helen Keller? • Amazon Business $5.39 1 $5.39
What Is the Statue of Liberty? (What Was?) • Amazon Business $5.36 1 $5.36
What Was the Ice Age? • Amazon Business $5.26 1 $5.26
Who Was Ben Franklin? • Amazon Business $5.11 1 $5.11
Hoot • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
The Indian in the Cupboard • AKJ Education $5.05 1 $5.05
I Survived the Children’s Blizzard, 1888 (I Survived #16) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
A Wrinkle in Time • AKJ Education $4.96 1 $4.96
What Was the Battle of Gettysburg? • Amazon Business $4.79 1 $4.79
Who Was George Washington? • Amazon Business $4.79 1 $4.79
Who Was Albert Einstein? • Amazon Business $4.79 1 $4.79
Who Was Mother Teresa? • Amazon Business $4.67 1 $4.67
Who Is Michelle Obama? (Who Was?) • Amazon Business $4.59 1 $4.59
Who Is Barack Obama? (Who Was?) • Amazon Business $4.39 1 $4.39
What Was the Underground Railroad? • Amazon Business $4.34 1 $4.34
Who Was Nelson Mandela? • Amazon Business $4.31 1 $4.31
Who Was Gandhi? • Amazon Business $4.28 1 $4.28
Judy Moody Saves the World! • AKJ Education $4.21 1 $4.21
Freckle Juice • AKJ Education $4.21 1 $4.21
Who Was Thomas Jefferson? • Amazon Business $4.12 1 $4.12
Who Was Harriet Tubman? • Amazon Business $4.11 1 $4.11
Magic Tree House #1: Dinosaurs Before Dark • AKJ Education $4.10 1 $4.10
Where Is the Amazon? • Amazon Business $3.77 1 $3.77
Where Is the Grand Canyon? • Amazon Business $3.40 1 $3.40
What Was the Boston Tea Party? • Amazon Business $2.67 1 $2.67

Materials cost

$504.34

Vendor shipping charges

$9.42

State sales tax

$44.13

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$595.46

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$105.08

Total project goal

$700.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$700.54

3 Donors

-$588.00

Donations toward project cost

-$553.80

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.20

match offer

-$49.01

Match offer toward project cost

-$41.66

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.35

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$63.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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