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Mrs. Summa from Tracy CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

It's Time for Kids to Read

My students need this class set of TIME for Kids magazines to help with our nonfiction CCSS standards.

  • $265 goal

This project expired on January 3, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I absolutely love the energy and creativity that my ten and eleven year old students bring into our classroom every single day. They are full of passion, they love to learn, and they love coming to school. My students come to school from all backgrounds, all cultures, and from all family situations.

My students are energetic fifth graders.

We become a family throughout the year, supporting each other through the good times and challenges, and help each other to master the standards while still making learning fun.

My Project

Students love to read fiction, but nonfiction texts are also important! The nonfiction standards are often practiced using our Social Studies and Science curriculum. I would like to bring engaging articles into my classroom using TIME for Kids magazines to help deepen my students' understanding of the current events of our world.

TIME for Kids has a reputation of providing informational articles that are the perfect reading level for my fifth grade students.

I know that the discussions that come from using the magazines will challenge my students to think beyond themselves and how they can personally make a difference in our community.

Mrs. Summa
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 32 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TIME For Kids - 5-6 COMBO Bundle - 28 issues / Minimum of 10 subscriptions • TIME for Kids $5.50 32 $176.00

Materials cost

$176.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.10

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.64

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$224.74

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.66

Total project goal

$264.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$264.40

3 Donors

-$120.77

Donations toward project cost

-$117.02

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

match offer

-$126.73

Match offer toward project cost

-$107.72

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.01

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$16.90

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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