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Mrs. G from Hartford CT is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Students Learn to Read and Love It!

Help me give my students just-right books to increase their reading levels and motivate them to read more to become life long readers!

  • $179 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is comprised with students from the inner city, who come from low income households and face many challenges in and out of school. Resources are limited and many students are reading below grade level. Despite the lack of resources, funding, and academic gaps our school faces I am determined to do whatever is necessary to help build life long readers and learners.

Students are eager to improve their reading skills and begin their journey into the wonder and magic of books!

My goal is to help students not only improve their reading skills, but to also fall in love with reading.

My Project

The books I am requesting are those students beginning to read and those lowest leveled readers who need the most support. Its critical to engage students in targeted instruction with the appropriate leveled book that they can feel success and proud of their ability to read. Many students are reluctant and unmotivated to read in school or at home. Those that want to read and become better readers face limited resources in class and often times even little or no books at home.

By donating to my project, students will now have a variety of books at their level to help them master the necessary skill to increase their reading levels during guided reading time.

Students need to practice their reading skills to become better readers. Please donate to bring these much needed books into students hand. They will soon begin discover all the wonder and magic that books bring while instilling the essential importance of reading everyday.

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

Equity Focus

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
Let's Find Out: My Rebus Readers Multiple-Copy Set: Box 1 • Amazon Business $68.45 1 $68.45
First Little Readers: Guided Reading Level A: A Big Collection of Just-Right Leveled Books for Beginning Readers • Amazon Business $47.49 1 $47.49

Materials cost

$115.94

Vendor shipping charges

$3.99

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.74

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$151.67

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.77

Total project goal

$178.44

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$178.44

4 Donors

-$178.44

Donations toward project cost

-$151.67

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.77

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$0.00

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