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Ms. Martinez from Houston TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

It's All About The Books, About The Books, No Joking!

Help me give my students a beautiful reading bookshelf to enhance their reading.

  • $356 goal

This project expired on January 3, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have the most wonderful job in the world because I am a Bilingual Pre-kindergarten teacher. As a teacher I get to create an engaging classroom that promotes social and emotional developement. My students are amazing because they are able to speak two languages, and watching them on a daily basis is wonderful. My students come to school ready and eager to learn. I absolutely love watching them grow both physically and mentally. I am so fortunate to be able to be part of there learning and to see how they embrace there culture and others around them. My students inspire me every day to be the best teacher I can be.

My Project

My project is all about going back too basics, grabbing a book taking a picture walk or just having a discussion about what we just read. This library bookshelf will add character and finesse to our designated library section. My students will be in awe of such a beautiful book shelf. Our book shelf will be filled with different bilingual books where my students will flourish significantly through story time, book walks and role playing just to name a few. Our book shelf will benefit my students greatly because through these books and story time my they will be able to see themselves and connect to their culture and families. So get on board and help make this happen for Pre-k, where it all begins...

Ms. Martinez
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RR160 - Space-Saver Book Tree • Lakeshore Learning Materials $229.00 1 $229.00
PP717 - Lakeshore Magic Board • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 3 $38.97

Materials cost

$267.97

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$301.99

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$53.29

Total project goal

$355.28

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$355.28

2 Donors

-$172.00

Donations toward project cost

-$157.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.55

match offer

-$170.05

Match offer toward project cost

-$144.54

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.51

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$13.24

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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