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  • $278 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Hinton
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Joy of Literature - Part 2

Help me give my students the joy of literature with stories to inspire them.

My Students

My students are motivated individuals. They try their hardest on all assignments. These students are in an English/science resource setting and come from diverse backgrounds that cause several challenges for these students. Their school setting allows these students more steps to achievement and success in their classes.

They are really interested in hands-on activities and anything that keeps them moving.

They become very motivated about the concepts being taught when they know they will be working with their hands to manipulate something. This project will give my students resources that they can use for multiple classes.

My Project

We are requesting The Call of the Wild and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow which will allow my special education students to follow along during the novel studies with their own copy in hand. Students will be able to highlight important information in the classroom copies. This will allow them to really focus on those important details from the story. The movies will give a visual representation of the stories, and allow students to compare and contrast the similarities and differences between the two.

The underlying message is to give my students a sense of bravery and strength of self to stand up for themselves.

These stories have that theme and will give my students the idea that anything is possible if you only try.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Call of the Wild (Global Classics) • Amazon Business $5.89 15 $88.35
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow • Amazon Business $3.95 15 $59.25
The Call of the Wild: Adapted for Young Readers • Amazon Business $3.00 15 $45.00
A Guide for Using The Call of the Wild in the Classroom (Literature Units) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$202.59

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.04

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$235.63

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.58

Total project goal

$277.21

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$277.21

1 Donor

-$138.60

Donations toward project cost

-$117.81

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.79

match offer

-$138.61

Match offer toward project cost

-$117.82

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.79

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 60 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by A group of anonymous donors and one other donor.

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