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Ms. Cuevas from Sultana CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Historical Fiction and Graphic Novels

Help me give my students the thrill of reading about history through graphic novels.

  • $251 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Despite many obstacles, my 4th-grade students are life-loving and eager to grow in their reading skills. All of the children receive free lunch and come from a rural, low income, farming community.

Most of my student started school not knowing English and have grown by leaps and bounds, learning how to speak and write in English.

I currently have 20% of my class reading below their grade level. My students are resilient and are excited about learning and growing in their reading and mathematical skills.

My Project

Graphic Novels are a hot item in my classroom, especially for those who don't like to read. They would love these! My classroom is a place that my students really enjoy reading and learning. Every student book that is placed in my library is treated with love and care, and they are thankful for the opportunities to read. All of these books have been chosen with my students in mind. They are very excited to learn about many historical topics and they can't wait to start to read these books and start book clubs. We do many hands-on projects with this unit and I am looking forward to expanding and give them more opportunities to learn and grow.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales' Second 3-Book Box Set • Amazon Business $38.00 1 $38.00
Normandy: A Graphic History of D-Day, The Allied Invasion of Hitler's Fortress Europe (Zenith Graphic Histories) • Amazon Business $17.19 2 $34.38
The Battle of the Bulge: A Graphic History of Allied Victory in the Ardennes, 1944-1945 (Zenith Graphic Histories) • Amazon Business $15.15 2 $30.30
Major Impossible (Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales #9): A Grand Canyon Tale • Amazon Business $10.79 2 $21.58
Treaties, Trenches, Mud, and Blood (Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales #4): A World War I Tale • Amazon Business $11.24 1 $11.24
Raid of No Return (Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales #7): A World War II Tale of the Doolittle Raid • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: Big Bad Ironclad! • Amazon Business $9.69 1 $9.69
Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: One Dead Spy • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99

Materials cost

$165.17

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$15.11

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.48

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$212.76

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$37.55

Total project goal

$250.31

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$250.31

2 Donors

-$137.66

Donations toward project cost

-$117.01

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.65

match offer

-$112.65

Match offer toward project cost

-$95.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.90

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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