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Ms. Tate from Chicago IL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

My First Informational Text Read-Alongs

My students need 4 sets of read-alongs and 1 storage box.

  • $759 goal

This project expired on April 5, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a Head start teacher in a low income/high poverty school district, my students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom. Despite the many challenges they face, they always come to school ready and willing to learn. I am looking to provide my students with creative and meaningful learning experiences.

My students are creative, brilliant, and eager to learn.

They like to draw, they love counting songs, listening to stories, rhymes and finger play. They love learning about and exploring this big beautiful world that we live in, and they thrive on lots of positive attention. Many of them are being raised in single parent households and receive a free lunch based on their socioeconomic status. Despite the odds stacked against them, my students show persistence in their daily challenges and long to show others how capable and smart they truly are.

My Project

My students need informational text-read-along sets for their listening center. These sets will be used during our literacy rotation time. The informational text will help to introduce nonfiction topics to my early readers. These sets are just right story books for my emergent readers. These readers will help reinforce the sight words that my students are starting to master. The text in these books are simple enough that my students will be able to follow along. These sets are great resources that will help to build the foundation for my early readers.

Ms. Tate
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RE570X - My First I Can Read! Read-Alongs • Lakeshore Learning Materials $139.00 1 $139.00
RE260X - My First Ready-To-Read Read-Alongs • Lakeshore Learning Materials $139.00 1 $139.00
RE810X - My First Informational Text Read-Alongs - Set 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $139.00 1 $139.00
RE735X - My First Informational Text Read-Alongs - Set 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $139.00 1 $139.00
GG825 - Storage Box Only • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99

Materials cost

$605.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.09

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$645.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$113.84

Total project goal

$758.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$758.92

1 Donor

-$379.46

Donations toward project cost

-$322.54

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.92

match offer

-$379.46

Match offer toward project cost

-$322.54

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.92

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$0.00

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