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Mrs. Chan from Lake Worth FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Just Right Books for First Grade Readers

Help me give my students books on their reading level to check out from our classroom library.

  • $187 goal

This project expired on January 27, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work at a Title I school where more than 75% receive free breakfast and lunch. This year I have been chosen to be the English Language Learner and Exception Students teacher in first grade and have to shake things up a bit. I have a special group of students that have big hearts and minds ready to learn with the given right materials.

My students work so hard to overcome their obstacles every day.

They are becoming true readers, thinkers, mathematicians, ​and explorers. At the age of 6 and 7, they are fascinated by all that they learn. However, they are hindered by their lack of resources both at home and at school.

My Project

These leveled readers are perfect for my first graders! I am very excited about this project because I believe these Early Leveled Reader Book sets would be a game changer for us. These books are on my students' reading levels. Having books on my students' individual level is key when learning to read. These books will grow with my students, as their reading skills grow throughout the year.

My students will be able to check these little readers out of our classroom library.

They will able to book shop and use the leveled readers for classroom independent and buddy reading time. These adorable and hilarious stories will keep my first graders engaged in reading and help them on their path to becoming first grade readers!

Thank you for taking the time to read our classroom project!

Mrs. Chan
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Grade 1 E-J Reader Box Set - Awesome Animals (Scholastic Early Learners) • Amazon Business $11.59 4 $46.36
Buddy Readers (Parent Pack): Level B: 20 Leveled Books for Little Learners • Amazon Business $14.27 1 $14.27
Buddy Readers (Parent Pack): Level C: 20 Leveled Books for Little Learners • Amazon Business $13.98 1 $13.98
Amazing Animals Kindergarten A-D Reader Box Set (Scholastic Early Learners) • Amazon Business $13.91 1 $13.91
Buddy Readers (Parent Pack): Level A: 20 Leveled Books for Little Learners • Amazon Business $13.46 1 $13.46
Buddy Readers (Parent Pack): Level D: 20 Leveled Books for Little Learners • Amazon Business $13.41 1 $13.41
Kindergarten A-D Reader Box Set - Funny Furry Tales (Scholastic Early Learners) • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59

Materials cost

$126.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$158.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.04

Total project goal

$186.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$186.92

2 Donors

-$172.80

Donations toward project cost

-$158.88

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.92

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$14.12

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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