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Mrs. Lee from Norfolk VA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Mrs. Lee's Class Loves to Read!

Help me give my students new chapter books to read during small group reading!

  • $499 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have the privilege of teaching at a Title 1 school that has a very diverse population. Each child has a unique background and home life that I enjoy learning about throughout our time together.

Every year I have the honor of being part of each child's academic, social, and emotional growth, which I find to be incredibly rewarding!

I am excited to meet my new students in September and embark on this new journey as a reading and writing teacher!

My Project

This year I will be moving from 2nd grade up to 4th grade as a reading and writing teacher. In order to best meet the needs of my 40+ students, I need new, higher lever books to use during my small group reading blocks.

The chapter books that I have chosen will help foster students' imagination, comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills while engaging them in higher level thinking.

In the two years that I have been teaching, I have found that my students get extremely invested in novel studies and can't wait to start the next story once one is completed. With these books I believe my students' love for reading will continue to grow and the students who are apprehensive about literature will discover it.

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Mrs. Lee
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 45 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The One and Only Ivan • AKJ Education $6.29 7 $44.03
Holes • AKJ Education $6.29 7 $44.03
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing • AKJ Education $5.81 7 $40.67
Frindle • AKJ Education $5.59 7 $39.13
James and the Giant Peach • AKJ Education $5.59 7 $39.13
The Lemonade War • AKJ Education $5.59 7 $39.13
Matilda • AKJ Education $5.59 7 $39.13
Sideways Stories from Wayside School • AKJ Education $5.10 7 $35.70
The Chocolate Touch • AKJ Education $5.59 6 $33.54
The BFG • AKJ Education $5.59 6 $33.54

Materials cost

$388.03

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.82

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$423.85

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$74.80

Total project goal

$498.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$498.65

6 Donors

-$398.65

Donations toward project cost

-$338.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.80

match offer

-$100.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

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$0.00

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