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

Lion, Witch, Wardrobe, And Fun!

My students need 23 copies of "El Leon, la Bruja, y el Ropero" (the Spanish translation of The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe).

  • $159 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

I teach third grade at an urban, public, bilingual school. The majority of my students are low-income, English language learners.

Is Spanish not as good as English? Some students might wonder if they compared our libraries and class sets of books in both languages. We have many sets of books for students to follow along with a read aloud in English, but our Spanish materials are limited.

My team teacher and I would like to provide our students with an exciting opportunity to read along with a class read aloud of The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe... in Spanish! We would like to provide each student with a copy of the book, so they can really "get into" the reading. For most students, understanding advanced literature in English is a struggle. This will be an opportunity for them to enjoy and engage truly wonderful literature in their dominant language.

As 7-, 8-, and 9-year olds, our students are just now beginning to understand and embrace good children's literature beyond picture books. With your support, they can take part in a wonderful learning experience with classic literature that they will likely remember for the rest of their lives!

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

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This project will reach 23 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
El le n, la bruja y el ropero (The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe) C. S. Lewis, Teresa Mlawer, Margarita Valdes E., Pauline Baynes (Illustrator), Pauline Bayner (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $4.48 23 $103.04

Materials cost

$103.04

Vendor shipping charges

$10.30

State sales tax

$5.92

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$9.00

Total project cost

$129.81

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.49

Total project goal

$158.30

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$158.30

5 Donors

-$158.30

Donations toward project cost

-$129.81

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.49

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$0.00

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