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  • $408 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Perry
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Literacy Intervention

My students need books that are aligned to the Common Core Learning Standards. These include 16 copies each of "The Tale of the Mandarin Ducks" and "Dragonwings."

My Students

My library is in desperate need of literature aligned with the Common Core Learning Standards. My students are faced with a limited classroom library and would greatly benefit from exemplar texts that are aligned to the common core.

I am a 6th grade special education teacher in a low socio-economic, high-needs district.

I teach ELA and mathematics in a middle school setting. Most of my students struggle at both of these subjects, and I am always looking for great resources to inspire them and encourage them to be motivated life long learners. They have the potential they just need the resources to be a success.

My Project

My students are from a low socioeconomic area. They are very energetic and enthusiastic about learning. They are hardworking students who often do not have home support. The new standards will be difficult to teach or implement without the proper resources. With the new books that I have selected I will be able to deliver rigorous and engaging performance tasks to help students achieve a high level of learning.

My students need access to books aligned with the Common Core Learning Standards.

Each book will facilitate literacy learning through engaging and valuable material. This critical for my students to eventually become College and Career ready.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Black Ships Before Troy • AKJ Books $5.10 16 $81.60
The Tale of the Mandarin Ducks • AKJ Books $5.10 16 $81.60
Dragonwings • AKJ Books $5.10 16 $81.60
6-8 Exemplar Informational Texts: Science, Mathematics and Technical Subjects • AKJ Books $67.16 1 $67.16

Materials cost

$311.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$346.64

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$61.17

Total project goal

$407.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$407.81

1 Donor

-$203.90

Donations toward project cost

-$173.32

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.58

match offer

-$203.91

Match offer toward project cost

-$173.32

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.59

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 35 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by People's United Community Foundation and one other donor.

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