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Mrs. Jack from East Haven CT is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Mrs. Jack Is Back ...for More Books!

My students need books in their hands on day one of school!

  • $156 goal

This project expired on December 4, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you remember getting new books as a child? Going to the book store or seeing the book order arrive at school. Many of my students do not know this feeling. I want to help my students grow a deep attachment to books so they will ask for these types of experiences. To do this, I want to bring new books to my classroom. I feel that bringing many different characters to the classroom will bring reading excitement to my students.

Help me establish a community of readers from day one of 2nd grade.

With technology taking over many aspects of a child's day, I am seeing that my students are becoming less attached to books!

My Project

School is almost back in session and I want to bring my love for reading to my students. In the past, many of my students have found a love for the characters in the Weird School, Weirder School, and Weird School Daze books by Dan Gutman. So, I want to get one of his a books in the hand of every student in my class on day one as well as stock my class library with many other titles.

Reading leads to discovery, knowledge, better writing and most importantly success!

By encouraging the students to read and finding books that help accomplish this, I am sure this class of second graders will be life long readers! Let the reading begin!

Mrs. Jack
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 21 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
My Weird School 21-Book Box Set • Amazon Business $52.97 1 $52.97
My Weird School Daze 12-Book Box Set: Books 1-12 • Amazon Business $30.62 1 $30.62
4 Dozen (48) Smiley Face Laminated BOOKMARKS - Smile EMOJI Emoticon PARTY Favors CLASSROOM Rewards Incentives TEACHER • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95
Fun Express 48 ~ Superhero Laminated Bookmarks ~ Size: 2" x 6" ~ New • Amazon Business $6.49 1 $6.49
My Weird School Goes to the Museum (I Can Read Level 2) • Amazon Business $3.53 1 $3.53

Materials cost

$100.56

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.51

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$132.07

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.31

Total project goal

$155.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$155.38

2 Donors

-$108.59

Donations toward project cost

-$92.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.29

match offer

-$46.79

Match offer toward project cost

-$39.77

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.02

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$0.00

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