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Mrs. Eanes from Rocky Point NC is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

It's Greek to Me!

The cost of the videos of Cyrano, Greek Mythology, and O Brother, Where Art Thou? from Teacher's Video Company is $138, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $153 goal

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I am an English teacher for Heide Trask HS in rural Pender County, North Carolina. We currently have 51% of our students receiving free lunch and 6.75% are English Limited. Being a poor county, with an increasing population, our funds are extremely limited. In addition, we have a very diverse social and economic pool of students. Many of my students learn visually, and I would like to diversify my lessons to include those visual learners. Due to limited funds, I am unable to purchase many of the videos I need to enhance my literature lessons. As my students are so visual, they need to be able to see the literature come to life as we read. Therefore, I am asking donors to assist me in the acquisition of several videos to help with our units in World Literature. Students will have projects due at the end of our studies of each unit of World Literature. If they have not understood the basic stories, they cannot be successful with the completion of their projects. Being able to visualize their reading is vital to success with these units of study. Please assist my students with their study of CYRANO and ancient Greek Drama by providing them the opportunity to watch the actual stage production of "Cyrano," an overview of Greek drama and a modernized version of "The Odyssey" entitled "O Brother Where Art Thou."

Mrs. Eanes
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 200 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GREEK MYTHOLOGY (WITH SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS) • Teacher's Video Company $29.95 1 $29.95
O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU? • Teacher's Video Company $29.95 1 $29.95
CYRANO • Teacher's Video Company $29.95 1 $29.95

Materials cost

$89.85

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$125.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.45

Total project goal

$152.50

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$152.50

1 Donor

-$143.81

Donations toward project cost

-$126.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.81

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$9.85

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$0.00

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