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Mr. Norton from Washington DC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Language Arts Workbooks for Language Learners

Help me give my students high quality workbooks to ensure they're meeting their full potential in English Language Arts!

  • $235 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Located in our nation's capital, my Title I school serves the needs of a diverse community of students and families, particularly English language learners. In my current classroom, at least six different languages are spoken among all of my students, each of them equally beautiful and complex.

At the beginning of my year, it is difficult for my students to speak with one another because of the obvious language barriers but as a family, we develop a sense of vulnerability and safety, and together we learn to make mistakes and trust one another.

Through this process, I see my students begin to develop friendships, despite their inability to fully communicate through words. This is one of the most humbling, profound experiences to witness, and it cannot fairly be described by the limitations of my own language.

I am proud to serve my students and will continue to work with my families to improve the well being of all people in fair, respectful ways.

My Project

Third grade is more rigorous than ever. With new demands on students, the standards that they must achieve by the end of the year can be challenging, but not impossible to reach. I do my best as their teacher to ensure that every child is thriving and has grown tremendously before leaving my classroom.

To support my students in every aspect of their literacy development, I need to provide them with all of the resources necessary to reach their full potential.

I am requesting several student workbooks to support classroom instruction. The workbooks include titles like Lumos Skills Mastery tedBook, 180 Days of Reading for Third Grade, Third Grade Reading Success, and Scholastic Success with Reading Comprehension. These books align with highly effective instructional techniques that help to reinforce essential concepts that lead students to master new content.

Students will be able to use these workbooks as lesson supplements and as materials to support their independent study habits. Because these workbooks include answer pages, students can enjoy monitoring their growth before moving on to the next skill. These resources will surely allow my students to meet their potential!

Mr. Norton
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
NEW YORK TEST PREP Common Core ELA Practice Workbook Grade 3: Preparation for the New York Common Core English Language Arts Test • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Lumos Skills Mastery tedBook - 3rd Grade English Language Arts: Standards-based ELA practice workbook • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
180 Days of Reading for Third Grade (Ages 7 - 9) Easy-to-Use 3rd Grade Workbook to Improve Reading Comprehension Quickly, Fun Daily Phonics Practice for 3rd grade reading (180 Days of Practice) • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
25 Complex Text Passages to Meet the Common Core: Literature and Informational Texts: Grade 3 • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
3rd Grade Super Reading Success: Activities, Exercises, and Tips to Help Catch Up, Keep Up, and Get Ahead (Sylvan Language Arts Super Workbooks) • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
Common Core Connections Language Arts, Grade 3 • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Common Core Language Arts 4 Today, Grade 2: Daily Skill Practice (Common Core 4 Today) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Common Core Language Arts 4 Today, Grade 4: Daily Skill Practice (Common Core 4 Today) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Common Core Language Arts 4 Today, Grade 3 (Common Core 4 Today) • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
Barron's Common Core Success Grade 3 English Language Arts: Preparing Students for a Brilliant Future • Amazon Business $9.09 1 $9.09
Scholastic Success With Reading Tests, Grade 4 (Scholastic Success with Workbooks: Tests Reading) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Scholastic Success With Reading Tests, Grade 3 (Scholastic Success with Workbooks: Tests Reading) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Scholastic Success with Reading Comprehension, Grade 3 • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Common Core Connections Language Arts, Grade 2 • Amazon Business $5.26 1 $5.26

Materials cost

$157.89

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.47

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.37

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$199.73

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$35.25

Total project goal

$234.98

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$234.98

1 Donor

-$78.33

Donations toward project cost

-$66.58

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.75

match offer

-$156.65

Match offer toward project cost

-$133.15

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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