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  • $277 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Henderson
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 6 donors
  • $0 still needed

Listen to Reading

My students need a listening center and 2 more sets of listening books to use in our listening work station.

My Students

Don't you like it when someone reads to you? Well, so do your children. They love listening to stories.

The students love the listening center in our room and we don't have enough materials to make it through the year.

They have to listen to some books several times. They need to be exposed to different genres. A majority of the students are from low income homes and don't have the necessary resources at home and can only get them at school.

My Project

Studies show that listening to books boosts children's comprehension, phrasing, fluency and confidence as readers. The students need to listen to experienced readers so they can model their reading. They also need to listen to a variety of genres to build vocabulary. Most of the students here don't have that at home.

By providing funding for this project, you will help grow young readers who enjoy books and become lifelong readers.

You will also help the students become confident and fluent readers. Please help grow a nation of lifelong readers.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF280X - Best-Buy Listening Center • Lakeshore Learning $99.50 1 $99.50
Listening Fun Book and CD Set (Set of 8) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $72.21 1 $72.21
Read, Listen, and Wonder Set 1 (Set of 4) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $30.56 1 $30.56

Materials cost

$202.27

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.03

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$235.30

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.52

Total project goal

$276.82

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$276.82

5 Donors

-$172.41

Donations toward project cost

-$150.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.11

match offer

-$100.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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