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  • $459 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Robertson
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 5 donors
  • $0 still needed

Literate Leaders of the Future

My students need a classroom library of books that are lower leveled since many of them are below level readers.

Twenty-five wanna-be readers, in a grade 5 class, in a high-need community, want to become grade level readers! I want to be able to put books in the hands of ALL students.

We had many budget cuts this year and therefore no extra money to buy independent reading books for the children entering my class. Many of my students want to become great readers, but lack the resources to do so. This will supply the books they desperately want and need.

To start with, a small classroom library of below leveled books can hook them in. We have many grade level books, but they get frustrated. I want to hook them in and guide them along the way to be successful readers and grow into grade-level readers.

Your donation will send my students along the right path. In order for students to be successful in school, they need to be readers and I want to give them that opportunity!

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Grade 4 Book Bundle (20 book set) • AKJ Books $82.70 1 $82.70
Grade 3 Book Bundle (20 book set) • AKJ Books $81.72 1 $81.72
ALA Best Books For Young Adults 7+ (12 Book Set) • AKJ Books $71.43 1 $71.43
Favorite Chapter Books: Book Bundle for Grades 2-4 (10 Books) • AKJ Books $40.22 1 $40.22
Friendship: Book Bundle for Grades 4-6 (8 Books) • AKJ Books $42.69 1 $42.69

Materials cost

$318.76

Vendor shipping charges

$31.88

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.97

Fulfillment labor & materials

$17.00

Total project cost

$376.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$82.54

Total project goal

$458.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$458.54

5 Donors

-$442.35

Donations toward project cost

-$376.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$66.35

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$16.19

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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