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Mrs. Sieg from Portland IN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Mrs. Sieg's Eager Readers

Help me give my students the opportunity to enjoy a mystery book that we can read as a class!

  • $289 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This is my first year as a second grade teacher, and I have been blessed with 23 students who are so eager to learn. They are full of energy and love exploring new topics. These students remind me daily of why I chose to be a teacher. Their curiosity and desire has motivated me to find materials that will help them to progress and continue to love learning.

Watching my students read and truly enjoy a book is such a fulfilling moment as a teacher.

My Project

For my project, I have chosen two classroom novel sets. I chose the A-Z Mystery Novels because of my students' curiosity and eagerness to read and learn. By having a classroom set, each of the students will have their own book to follow along and read from. This gives the students confidence and excitement about having their own book. I feel that a student who loves to read will excel in all subject areas.

One of my favorite quotes is from Mason Cooley who said, "Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are." Many of my students have not had the opportunity to travel outside of our county.

Books give them the unique ability to experience different places without leaving the classroom.

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

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This project will reach 23 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Invisible Island - Paperback • Kaplan Early Learning Company $4.24 25 $106.00
The Jaguar's Jewel - Paperback • Kaplan Early Learning Company $4.24 25 $106.00

Materials cost

$212.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$245.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.27

Total project goal

$288.45

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$288.45

2 Donors

-$275.00

Donations toward project cost

-$239.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.25

match offer

-$6.39

Match offer toward project cost

-$5.43

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.96

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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