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  • $801 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Roark
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 4 donors
  • $0 still needed

King School Series, Big Books, and FUNNY Phonics

My students need the King School Series sets and other reading materials to practice and reinforce important reading skills.

My Students

Research shows phonic skills are necessary to the reading process. What better way to learn phonics than through comics, books specific to their reading level, and through big books.

I serve twenty-two first grade students who live in the heart of the mountains of Eastern Kentucky.

There is an equal mix of boys to girls. They enjoy listening to books and reading books themselves. They are bright, energetic, and very eager learners.

My Project

I'm requesting two copies of each of the first grade King School Series, a selected set of big books, and phonics books that are comic sets. The King School Series will be added to their take home reading bags as daily reading materials, specific to their reading level. The big books will be used as shared readings, and the phonics will be used as buddy reads.

Being a part of helping students read is such a joy for me.

I love seeing the light bulbs go off on a daily basis. You too can be a part of making this happen for my students by giving the gift of reading to my students.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hiro • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11
Phonics Comics: Cave Dave - Level 1 Carol McAdams Moore, Mik • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11
BIG BOOK RAIN RAIN GO AWAY SOFTCOVER • School Specialty Inc. $18.99 1 $18.99
Phonics Comics: Pony Tales - Level 1 Nora Gaydos, Pamela Ham • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11
Teeny Genie (Phonics Comics Series) Judy Katschke • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11
The Fix-It Crew (Phonics Comics Series) Lara Bergen, Stacy C • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11
Sugar and Spice • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11
Phonics Comics: Clara the Klutz - Level 2 Wendy Wax, Mary Su • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11
Hiro Dragon Warrior: Battle at Mount Kamado (Phonics Comics • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11
The Fearless Four Braced for Battle • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11
Phonics Comics: The Fearless Four - Level 2 Lara Bergen, Dav • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11
Tutu Twins (Phonics Comics Series) Lara Bergen, Elyse Pastel • AKJ Books $3.11 1 $3.11
LC5326 - Storage Rack • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95
PHONICS DR MAGGIE'S READERS VARIETY PACK OF 24 • ABC School Supply, Inc $71.45 1 $71.45
SIGHT WORD READERS GR 1-2 SET OF 12 • ABC School Supply, Inc $30.61 1 $30.61
First Grade Collection Complete Set (60 Books) • AKJ Books $66.00 2 $132.00
Kindergarten Collection Classroom Library (60 Books) • AKJ Books $66.00 1 $66.00
LITTLE LEVELED READERS 4 BOX SET OF 300 • School Specialty Inc. $113.96 1 $113.96
BIG BOOK IN THE TALL TALL GRASS SC • School Specialty Inc. $18.99 1 $18.99
BIG BOOK IF YOU GIVE A MOUSE A COOKIE PAPERBACK • School Specialty Inc. $18.99 1 $18.99
BIG BOOK IF YOU GIVE A MOOSE A MUFFIN PAPERBACK • School Specialty Inc. $18.99 1 $18.99
BIG BOOK IT LOOKED LIKE SPILT MILK PAPERBACK • School Specialty Inc. $18.99 1 $18.99
BIG BOOK THE PIG IN THE POND PAPERBACK • School Specialty Inc. $18.99 1 $18.99
BIG BOOK THE COW THAT WENT OINK • School Specialty Inc. $18.99 1 $18.99

Materials cost

$601.11

Vendor shipping charges

$34.90

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$680.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$120.01

Total project goal

$800.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$800.04

3 Donors

-$82.00

Donations toward project cost

-$81.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.30

match offer

-$703.92

Match offer toward project cost

-$598.33

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$105.59

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$14.12

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Townsend Press and 3 other donors.

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