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Mr. Nisbet from Los Angeles CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Mr. N's Class Needs Books and Bookshelves!

My students need books at their reading level, end of book tests, and two bookshelves.

  • $972 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are from the inner city and are mostly English language learners from low-income homes. They are hard-working, respectful, self-motivated young people who are eager to learn! Our school is a pilot school where students, teachers, parents, administrators, and community members work together to create the best learning environment possible.

The school's philosophy focuses on social justice and leadership skills with an emphasis on critical thinking, 21st-century skills, and college.

We constantly are trying to find ways to be creative with the resources we have, but basic school supplies and books are what we need most at our school.

My Project

My students are so excited about reading. They helped me choose the books like The Wild Robot Escapes and Freckle Juice as well as the end of book tests we need for Novel Study. We also agreed that we need more bookshelves to keep our books in good condition and allow for easy to access to them in class. My students are learning about parts of speech so we chose several books that will help us learn and understand more about nouns, adjectives, verbs, pronouns, and adverbs. The end of the book tests will help us assess our comprehension skills.

Mr. Nisbet
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ECR4Kids Birch 5-Section School Classroom Storage Cabinet with Casters, Natural, 24" H • Amazon Business $163.98 2 $327.96
The Wild Robot Escapes • Amazon Business $11.16 5 $55.80
Hairy, Scary, Ordinary What Is an Adjective? • AKJ Education $5.83 7 $40.81
To Root, to Toot, to Parachute What Is a Verb? • AKJ Education $5.83 7 $40.81
Dearly, Nearly, Insincerely What Is An Adverb? • AKJ Education $5.83 7 $40.81
A Mink, a Fink, a Skating Rink What Is a Noun? • AKJ Education $5.83 7 $40.81
I And You And Don't Forget Who What Is a Pronoun? • AKJ Education $5.83 7 $40.81
The Flunking of Joshua T. Bates • AKJ Education $4.37 7 $30.59
Freckle Juice • AKJ Education $4.37 7 $30.59
Standards Based End-of-Book Test for Number the Stars (eBook) • AKJ Education $9.99 1 $9.99
Standards Based End-of-Book Test for Dear Mr. Henshaw (eBook) • AKJ Education $9.99 1 $9.99
Standards Based End-of-Book Test for Stone Fox (eBook) • AKJ Education $9.99 1 $9.99
Standards Based End-of-Book Test for Frindle (eBook) • AKJ Education $9.99 1 $9.99
Standards Based End-of-Book Test for Sideways Stories From Wayside School (eBook) • AKJ Education $9.99 1 $9.99
Standards Based End-of-Book Test for James and the Giant Peach (eBook) • AKJ Education $9.99 1 $9.99
Standards Based End-of-Book Test for Freckle Juice (eBook) • AKJ Education $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$718.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$65.78

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$825.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$145.67

Total project goal

$971.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$971.15

9 Donors

-$957.04

Donations toward project cost

-$825.48

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$131.56

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$14.11

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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