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Mrs. Allen from Lansing MI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

It's Snowing Books!

Help me give my students great books to read during our interactive read alouds.

  • $257 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

In our classroom, we have 16 four-year-olds, and we love to move and learn! We are from a small school in a big city. We have multiple languages spoken in our classroom, and we all come from different backgrounds and various family sizes. In our classroom, we focus on becoming problem-solvers. We experiment, practice ideas and come to our own conclusions. For some, this comes very easily and for others, it takes more time, modeling, coaching and even adult assistance. In our classroom, we offer many opportunities for children to experience new things.

My Project

In Michigan, the winters get long when our outside time is cut short due to the cold weather. The children won't mind though when we have these great books to share with them!

What's better than getting cozy with hot cocoa and a story after playing in the snow?

These stories will be read again and again as the students fall in love with them and want to hear them over and over. Books are one of the number one things used in my classroom. We use them to learn about feelings, changes in the weather, holidays coming up, new experiences that are coming up and to introduce new topics.

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

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This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ruthie and the (Not So) Very Busy Day • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
No, David! • Amazon Business $13.93 1 $13.93
Grow Up, David! (David Books) • Amazon Business $13.79 1 $13.79
Ruthie and the (Not So) Teeny Tiny Lie • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
David Goes To School (David Books [Shannon]) • Amazon Business $12.39 1 $12.39
Mouse Count • Amazon Business $11.29 1 $11.29
Elmer (Elmer Books) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
The Gingerbread Man • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Rex Wrecks It! • Amazon Business $7.54 1 $7.54
Mouse Shapes • Amazon Business $7.53 1 $7.53
Ten on the Sled • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95
The Gingerbread Boy • Amazon Business $5.69 1 $5.69
There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Leaves! • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
Room on the Broom • Amazon Business $5.00 1 $5.00
The Biggest Snowman Ever • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
There Was a Cold Lady Who Swallowed Some Snow! • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
The Gingerbread Man (Keepsake Stories) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Little Critter: Just a Snowman • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
The Gingerbread Man (Easy-To-Read Folktales) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Mouse Paint • Amazon Business $3.39 1 $3.39
The Itsy Bitsy Snowman • Amazon Business $2.99 1 $2.99

Materials cost

$177.48

Vendor shipping charges

$7.98

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.66

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$218.12

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.49

Total project goal

$256.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$256.61

1 Donor

-$109.06

Donations toward project cost

-$109.06

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$128.31

Match offer toward project cost

-$109.06

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$19.25

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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