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Mrs. Eilenstine from Conway MO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning to Read with King Series and Other Readers!

My students need a variety of leveled readers in order for them to have differentiated instruction during guided reading and "The Daily 5"

  • $318 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My young students enjoy reading books. New leveled readers will make such a positive difference in our guided reading lessons. With a variety of books, each child will be able to read a book based on their level and interest.

I have an amazing group of students in my Kindergarten class.

Our small school is in a rural area with 64 percent of students on the "free and reduced" lunch program. However, the students in my class are excited to be in school and are ready to learn despite their families' low socioeconomic status. I believe ALL students can learn! I want to provide a variety of learning experiences for them and help them develop a love for learning.

My Project

I believe the new King Series books from Townsend Press will be a great addition to our classroom library. The stories are based on interesting subjects for young children. The other sets of leveled readers will also keep the students engaged as they read. All the books have vibrant and exciting illustrations. I strive to provide engaging activities and lessons during guided reading time and I know I will be able to accomplish this by using the requested leveled readers. My students will learn to increase their fluency, comprehension, and phonemic awareness skills.

Literacy is the most important subject for young children.

The students in my class all read at different levels. By providing them with several choices of leveled readers, they will be able to develop comprehension skills and strategies; but most importantly....a love for reading! Thank you for your consideration.

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

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 23 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hide and seek (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Kindergarten Collection Classroom Library (60 Books) • AKJ Books $66.00 1 $66.00
At the zoo (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
I am bored (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
I lost something (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
My baby brother (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
My new shoes (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Oh no! (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
The shopping list (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Let''s look for words (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Too much! (6-pack) • AKJ Books $6.60 1 $6.60
Little Leveled Readers Set C- - --*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $29.99 1 $29.99
Little Leveled Readers Set A- - --*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $29.99 1 $29.99
Little Leveled Readers Set D- - --*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $29.99 1 $29.99

Materials cost

$221.97

Vendor shipping charges

$9.90

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.33

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$270.20

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.68

Total project goal

$317.88

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$317.88

3 Donors

-$61.00

Donations toward project cost

-$53.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

match offer

-$254.94

Match offer toward project cost

-$216.70

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.24

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.94

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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