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  • $281 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Hogue
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 4 donors
  • $0 still needed

I Read, You Read, We All Can Find a Book to Read! Part 2

My students need a variety of books on their level to read.

My Students

"Mrs. H, what is this word?" "Mrs. H, I already read all those books." These are common things I hear my students say.

Most of my students come from a one parent family in housing community adjacent to the school.

Most do not have access to books at home or transportation to the library. Therefore, the only access students have to literature is at school. Many of my students are reading below level. One way to increase reading levels is to let students read books on a level that they can read with little help. We have a growing classroom library, but we need books on the Pre-K and K level.

My Project

The books that I am requesting are Level 1 books. These books include Rookie Readers, Phonics Readers, Powerkids Readers, and other beginning level reading series. Students will be able to read these books during their silent reading time. In addition students will be able to use these books to take comprehension test on our Accelerated Reader program. This ensures that students not only are reading, but reading for comprehension.

The more a child reads, the better reader they become.

These books will provide my struggling readers with a greater choice of books to read. With choice comes motivation. These books will motivate my struggling readers to read more and become better readers.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Santiago Stays • Amazon $9.66 1 $9.66
I Am Invited to a Party! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) • Amazon $8.49 1 $8.49
The White House (Powerkids Readers: American Symbols) • Amazon $8.25 1 $8.25
I Live in a Town (Where I Live) • Amazon $8.15 1 $8.15
That Cat! / Sleep, Sheep! (Riverstream Readers: Word Families) • Amazon $8.06 1 $8.06
The Liberty Bell (Powerkids Readers: American Symbols) • Amazon $7.69 1 $7.69
St. Patrick's Day (Powerkids Readers: Happy Holidays!) • Amazon $7.58 1 $7.58
Lions (Powerkids Readers: Safari Animals) • Amazon $7.43 1 $7.43
The Moon (Powerkids Readers: The Universe) • Amazon $7.42 1 $7.42
It's Hailing! (What's the Weather? (Gareth Stevens)) • Amazon $7.34 1 $7.34
What I Touch (My Five Senses) • Amazon $7.33 1 $7.33
What I See (My Five Senses) • Amazon $7.33 1 $7.33
Sick Day (I Like to Read Books) • Amazon $6.99 1 $6.99
Leo's New Pet (Tadpoles) • Amazon $6.95 1 $6.95
Mothers: Revised Edition (Families) • Amazon $6.29 1 $6.29
Winter (First Step Nonfiction) • Amazon $6.15 1 $6.15
We're Going on a Dinosaur Dig (Little Birdie Readers) • Amazon $6.01 1 $6.01
I Can Do It All (Rookie Ready to Learn) • Amazon $5.95 1 $5.95
The Jungle in My Yard (Little Birdie Books: Green Reader: Levels K-1) • Amazon $5.93 1 $5.93
Turtles (All about Pets) • Amazon $5.66 1 $5.66
On a Farm (Phonics Readers 1-36) • Amazon $5.19 1 $5.19
An Owl, That's Who! (Rosen Real Readers: Early Emergent) • Amazon $5.15 1 $5.15
I Like To Win ! (Real Kids Readers. Level 1) • Amazon $4.99 1 $4.99
When I Grow Up (Read! Explore! Imagine! Fiction Readers: Level 1.1) • Amazon $4.99 1 $4.99
Just Like Me (Revised Edition) (Rookie Ready to Learn) • Amazon $4.86 1 $4.86
The Life of a Lion (Rosen Real Readers: Early Emergent) • Amazon $4.63 1 $4.63
Shells (Rookie Readers: Level B) • Amazon $4.45 1 $4.45
Lan's Plant (Reader's Clubhouse: Level 1) • Amazon $3.99 1 $3.99
I'm Going to Read® (Level 1): Wait for Us! (I'm Going to Read® Series) • Amazon $3.95 1 $3.95
I Am Water (Scholastic Reader, Level 1) • Amazon $3.26 1 $3.26

Materials cost

$190.12

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$15.49

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.85

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$238.46

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$42.08

Total project goal

$280.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$280.54

2 Donors

-$130.27

Donations toward project cost

-$110.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.54

Matching donations from our partners

-$150.27

Match offers toward project cost

-$127.73

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.54

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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