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Mrs. Hanohano from Newark CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Motivating Young Readers!

Help me give my students reading books at their level with a leveled classroom library set.

  • $501 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are the best and only deserve the best! I teach in a K-6 Elementary School in the San Francisco Bay Area. I serve special education students with mild/moderate disabilities ranging from a specific learning disability to autism. Their disabilities require specific resources that the school cannot provide to them due to a lack of funding. I love that my students are hard-working, resilient and eager to learn. With the right resources, they can truly grow to reach their potential.

My Project

In order to motivate my young readers, I need to have books at their reading levels that will interest them. By having a leveled library, they will have access to books that they can read independently and that will challenge them.

With a limited library of books, the students have to read the same books over-and-over.

In order to keep my struggling readers motivated and to help them make progress, I need to have more books to offer them. I service students from grades K-6 which is a challenge for me to have enough books at all their levels for them to read.

We read in my classroom daily, and my students are very excited when a new book is introduced to the library. These books would be used for independent reading, shared reading, and guided reading.

Mrs. Hanohano
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT919 - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 - Books Only - Level I (Gr. 1) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $36.00 1 $36.00
TT948 - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 - Books Only - Level O (Gr. 3) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $33.00 1 $33.00
TT942 - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 - Books Only - Level K (Gr. 2) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $32.00 1 $32.00
TT916 - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 - Books Only - Level F (Gr. 1) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $32.00 1 $32.00
TT949 - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 - Books Only - Level P (Gr. 3-4) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $31.00 1 $31.00
TT918 - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 - Books Only - Level H (Gr. 1) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $31.00 1 $31.00
TT917 - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 - Books Only - Level G (Gr. 1) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $30.00 1 $30.00
TT943 - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 - Books Only - Level L (Gr. 2) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.00 1 $29.00
TT947 - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 - Books Only - Level N (Gr. 3) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $27.00 1 $27.00
TT944 - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 - Books Only - Level M (Gr. 2-3) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $26.00 1 $26.00
TT915 - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 - Books Only - Level E (Gr. 1) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $26.00 1 $26.00
TT941 - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 - Books Only - Level J (Gr. 1-2) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.00 1 $24.00

Materials cost

$357.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$32.67

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.36

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$425.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$75.01

Total project goal

$500.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$500.04

4 Donors

-$358.19

Donations toward project cost

-$321.44

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.75

match offer

-$121.87

Match offer toward project cost

-$103.59

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.28

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$19.97

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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