You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts
To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Skip to main content

Help teachers & students in your hometown this season!
Use code HOME at checkout and your donation will be matched up to $100.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Mrs. Schull from Ansonia CT is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning About Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with Books

Help me give my students books to celebrate and learn about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • $158 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This is my sixth year teaching second graders. I strive to have an inspiring classroom. I want my students to look forward to coming to school.

My students are very excited to be in person this year.

My second graders have never had a “normal” school year. My classroom is made up of diverse learners and I love that! The books I have selected reflect different cultures.

I want to be able to have a collection of books about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and this project will begin the collection for my classroom library.

My Project

These books will be added to our classroom library. We will create a bin of all of these books so students can learn about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. using a variety of resources.

Children will have access to these books throughout the school year not just in January.

Currently, we are learning to read non-fiction books and write about nonfiction topics. These books will be used as mentor texts to support their learning.

My students will be able to choose these books regardless of reading ability level, sometimes children will select a book that is too hard to read however, it is the illustrations that draw them to the books and they can learn a lot from the illustrations.

Mrs. Schull
Grades PreK-2

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Schull is requesting.

See our finances


You can start a project with the same resources being requested here!

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
My Daddy, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13 • Amazon Business $13.11 1 $13.11
Be a King: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Dream and You • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
My Little Golden Book About Martin Luther King Jr. • Amazon Business $4.99 2 $9.98
Martin Luther King Jr.: A Peaceful Leader (I Can Read Level 2) • Amazon Business $4.99 2 $9.98
The Undefeated (Caldecott Medal Book) • Amazon Business $9.74 1 $9.74
Biographies for Kids - All about Martin Luther King Jr.: Words That Changed America - Children's Biographies of Famous People Books • Amazon Business $9.65 1 $9.65
Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (A Big Words Book, 1) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
National Geographic Readers: Martin Luther King, Jr. (Readers Bios) • Amazon Business $3.99 2 $7.98
A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr. (Picture Book Biography) • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


Sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


3 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


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

View complete list Show less

Support your local school!

Donate directly to any school in the US. Your donation will go towards directly purchasing urgent supplies.

Find a local school

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Ansonia","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[4516836],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"hideTeacherDetails":false,"schoolState":"CT","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":6089477,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","eligibleToBeCopied":false,"mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":24,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Schull","isEquityFocus":true,"authorIds":{"4516836":{"owner":"Mrs. Schull","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[6089477],"proposalHash":"-1956892828","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20952193,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":4516836,"schoolCounty":"New Haven","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CT","name":"Connecticut"}}