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Ms. Winakur from Pasco WA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let’s get more Books for my Third Grade Class

Help me give my students more diverse books such as "Dreamers", "Will you be my friend?" and "Where are you from?"

  • $292 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from hardworking families. This is the second year of a new STEM school in our part of the district. They are not only responsible for learning reading, writing, math and social studies, but they also complete engineering challenges. We also compete in a First Level Robotics team.

This is my third year as a teacher at a STEM school, so we are all working together on this amazing journey.

Some of my students don't have access to computers or any extra activities outside of the school day. Teaching them how to use the materials in this project will be a great way to get them excited about school and learning.

My Project

The materials requested are more books to add to our classroom library to promote diversity. My students will be able to read stories of how the characters overcome some problem to find people they love to find a solution. My classroom library needs some revamping and the books in this project will allow learners in my classroom to dive into rich fiction and non fiction text. The learning outcome of these titles will give my students more practice with not only reading and writing but also twenty-first century skills.

These materials will make a huge impact on the learning in this classroom because students can see themselves in the characters to make more meaningful connections!

Ms. Winakur
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
YOU WILL BE MY FRIEND! (Starring Lucille Beatrice Bear) • Amazon Business $18.13 1 $18.13
Where Are You From? • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
I Want My Hat Back • Amazon Business $14.89 1 $14.89
We Found a Hat • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut (Denene Millner Books) • Amazon Business $14.36 1 $14.36
Dreamers • Amazon Business $14.24 1 $14.24
Lost and Found Cat: The True Story of Kunkush's Incredible Journey • Amazon Business $13.75 1 $13.75
Lovely Beasts: The Surprising Truth • Amazon Business $13.73 1 $13.73
This Is Not My Hat • Amazon Business $13.52 1 $13.52
Saving Winslow • Amazon Business $13.11 1 $13.11
I'm Worried (The I'm Books) • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Quinny & Hopper (Quinny & Hopper, Book 1) • Amazon Business $12.69 1 $12.69
I'm Sad (The I'm Books) • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
I'm Bored (The I'm Books) • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86
The Cardboard Kingdom • Amazon Business $5.60 1 $5.60

Materials cost

$197.19

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$17.25

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$247.40

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.66

Total project goal

$291.06

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$291.06

2 Donors

-$146.00

Donations toward project cost

-$124.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.90

match offer

-$145.06

Match offer toward project cost

-$123.30

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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