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Mrs. Tieu-Ly from Gardena CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hooked on Books!

Help me give my students some quality hardcover books that would last for years to come.

  • $242 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students attend a Title I, "Reading First" school in an inner-city of Southern California. All students receive free breakfast and lunch daily. I teach the GATE second-grade class with approximately 24 students. It is a self-contained classroom. These students are tech-savvy and always look for a challenge!

My students have limited resources, and, at times, can't perform to their fullest potential.

Although my students come from low socio-economic backgrounds, I know they have the drive and determination to do better. They understand that education is the key, and I want to provide them with everything they need to succeed in the future.

My Project

These hardcover books are perfect for Dr. Seuss Week at school. We need hardcover books that would last for years to come. My students really enjoy Dr. Seuss week because we value and take the time to read all of our favorite books. It's a week that reminds us just how important it is to take the time to read.

In my classroom, we do daily DEAR time and it means to drop everything and read.

The book will make a difference in our library. They will enjoy seeing the books displayed on a playful tree case and value those books even more.

Mrs. Tieu-Ly
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
VASAGLE Tree Bookshelf, 8-Tier Floor Standing Bookcase, with Wooden Shelves for Living Room, Home Office, Rustic Brown ULBC11BX • Amazon Business $71.99 1 $71.99
Dog Man: The Supa Epic Collection: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #1-6 Boxed Set) • Amazon Business $38.96 1 $38.96
Dr. Seuss's Beginner Book Collection (Cat in the Hat, One Fish Two Fish, Green Eggs and Ham, Hop on Pop, Fox in Socks) • Amazon Business $22.68 1 $22.68
Dr. Seuss's Second Beginner Book Collection (Beginner Books(R)) • Amazon Business $21.36 1 $21.36

Materials cost

$154.99

Vendor shipping charges

$3.99

State sales tax

$14.18

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.32

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$205.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$36.26

Total project goal

$241.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$241.74

5 Donors

-$118.66

Donations toward project cost

-$104.61

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.05

match offer

-$118.67

Match offer toward project cost

-$100.87

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.80

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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