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Mrs. Prada from Miami FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Literacy for Middle Schoolers

Help me give my students access to Books and Learning Materials for Success in Reading!

  • $968 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach 6th-grade reading and writing. My students come from diverse backgrounds. Many of my students have specific learning disabilities. An overwhelming number of my students are English Language Learners.

Research has shown that giving students choice yields the highest rate of achievement for our students.

I would love to give my students first-rate learning experiences each and every day. I believe that giving students access to an inviting classroom will enable them to succeed this school year and prepare them for the future.

My Project

I teach sixth graders in Miami, FL. I have students who read on grade level. I also have students who read above and below grade level. I have English Language Learners who are acquiring the language. Help me reach ALL of my students with these books from varying levels and interests. I will use the materials during small group instruction. I will also set up a small check out where students can take books home and read them on their own time. I want them to be able to read books that they are interested in and will remember for years to come.

Mrs. Prada
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Teaching Reading: A Differentiated Approach: Assessments, Strategy Lessons, Transparencies, and Tiered Reproducibles • Amazon Business $120.62 1 $120.62
Rime Magic: Phonics-Powered Prevention and Intervention for All Students • Amazon Business $85.39 1 $85.39
Little people, big dreams series 1 : 5 books collection bundle set ( Maya Angelou ,Marie Curie,Frida Kahlo,Coco Chanel,Amelia Earhart) • Amazon Business $45.99 1 $45.99
Academic Vocabulary for Middle School Students: Research-Based Lists and Strategies for Key Content Areas • Amazon Business $29.95 1 $29.95
Phonics and Word Study for Struggling Readers • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99
Middle School Box Set • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
New Kid • Amazon Business $7.79 3 $23.37
The Decoding Solution: Rime Magic & Fast Success for Struggling Readers • Amazon Business $22.72 1 $22.72
To Kill a Mockingbird: A Graphic Novel • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
A Twisted Tale Collection: A Boxed Set • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
This Was Our Pact • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
Henry Humming: Henry Saves Hanna • Amazon Business $13.28 1 $13.28
Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks • Amazon Business $13.19 1 $13.19
Other Words for Home • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Herstory: 50 Women and Girls Who Shook Up the World • Amazon Business $12.79 1 $12.79
The Undefeated (Caldecott Medal Book) • Amazon Business $12.30 1 $12.30
Clean Getaway • Amazon Business $12.19 1 $12.19
Middle School: Ultimate Showdown • Amazon Business $12.10 1 $12.10
Ready Player One: A Novel • Amazon Business $11.79 1 $11.79
Martin Luther King, Jr. (Little People, BIG DREAMS (33)) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
The Oddmire, Book 1: Changeling • Amazon Business $10.89 1 $10.89
Before We Were Yours: A Novel • Amazon Business $10.31 1 $10.31
Little Fires Everywhere: A Novel • Amazon Business $10.20 1 $10.20
Grammar In a Jarxae • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Figurative Language In a Jarxae • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Cursive Handwriting Workbook for Teens: Practice Workbook with Inspiring Quotes that Build True Character in a Young Adult • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Rosa Parks (Little People, BIG DREAMS (9)) • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
Five Feet Apart • Amazon Business $9.69 1 $9.69
Black Beauty: The Graphic Novel • Amazon Business $9.53 1 $9.53
Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky (Tristan Strong (1)) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
The Hunger Games (Book 1) • Amazon Business $8.77 1 $8.77
The Call of the Wild: The Graphic Novel (Campfire Graphic Novels) • Amazon Business $8.70 1 $8.70
Anne of Green Gables: A Graphic Novel • Amazon Business $8.66 1 $8.66
Tell Me Three Things • Amazon Business $8.49 1 $8.49
Girl in the Blue Coat • Amazon Business $8.49 1 $8.49
Beverly, Right Here • Amazon Business $8.49 1 $8.49
The Secret Lake: A children's mystery adventure • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Print Handwriting Workbook for Teens: Practice Workbook with Amazing Historical Facts that Build Knowledge in a Young Teenager • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet) • Amazon Business $7.70 1 $7.70
Max Einstein: Rebels with a Cause • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
The Beginning of Everything • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
The Storm Runner (Storm Runner (1)) • Amazon Business $6.78 1 $6.78
Click (A Click Graphic Novel) • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29
Trapped in a Video Game (Book 1) (Volume 1) • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29
Wish • Amazon Business $6.11 1 $6.11
Number the Stars • Amazon Business $5.79 1 $5.79
Best Friends (Real Friends) • Amazon Business $5.79 1 $5.79
Pax • Amazon Business $5.39 1 $5.39
The Stars Beneath Our Feet • Amazon Business $4.79 1 $4.79
Letters from Rifka • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

Materials cost

$774.38

Vendor shipping charges

$6.53

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.62

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$822.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$145.15

Total project goal

$967.68

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$967.68

7 Donors

-$471.04

Donations toward project cost

-$422.13

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$48.91

match offer

-$471.06

Match offer toward project cost

-$400.40

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$70.66

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$25.58

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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