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Ms. Czekaj from Tampa FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Little Readers for Little Readers

My students need 8 sets of sight word readers to help them practice their sight words.

  • $513 goal

This project expired on February 5, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Try, Try, Try! My class is full of hard working students that are trying to learn how to read. Going from being a non-reader to an expert in one year is quite the challenge for my students. Together, we work daily on our literacy skills to promote achievement and gain a passion for reading.

Teaching in a high-needs school is often a frantic experience.

I find myself, along with other colleagues, putting in well over 60 hours a week to manage multiple interventions, meet the social and emotional needs of students, mediate conflicts when out-of-school turmoil spills over into the classroom, cope with the complexity of teaching highly mobile students, and deal with the constant pressure to prepare for high-stakes tests.

My Project

My students need 8 sets of fiction and nonfiction leveled readers to help them gain essential skills necessary for reading. The literacy tools requested would tremendously help them on their reading journey. My students would be able to utilize the tools in a variety of ways in order to learn their sight words while increasing their fluency in reading.

Just imagine what it would be like if you couldn't read.

Can you bear the thought of children in our society not being able to read? I can't! Please help us in our year long process by donating to our project. Help keep the love of literacy alive in my students now and throughout their lives!

Ms. Czekaj
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT559 - Lakeshore Nonfiction Sight-Word Readers - Level 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 2 $99.98
TT557 - Lakeshore Nonfiction Sight-Word Readers - Level 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 2 $99.98
TT235 - Lakeshore Fiction Sight-Word Readers - Level 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 2 $99.98
TT536 - Lakeshore Fiction Sight-Word Readers - Level 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 2 $99.98

Materials cost

$399.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$435.92

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$76.93

Total project goal

$512.85

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$512.85

1 Donor

-$10.00

Donations toward project cost

-$10.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$501.08

Match offer toward project cost

-$425.92

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$75.16

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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