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Mrs. De La Cerda from Fresno CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

My Little Listening Library

My students need a all in one CD player with bluetooth (listening Center), headphones, and sets of books with a CD.

  • $1,379 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a Title 1 School that has kids who come from all backgrounds. They have limited resources at home, but still try their best come to school ready to learn and tackle the day. They love to read and are excited when they reach new levels of learning.

Students in our class are taught to use what they know to figure out what they don't know, trying your best is better than a right answer and talking about mistakes is a way to learn.

My Project

Access to books! My students come from homes where there few books, and not enough time to sit down and read. A listening library (all-in one CD player) would help them grow as independent readers. Having a variety of books to start with will help me implement the listening center right away.

Learning to read fluently by third grade has proven to set kids up for success.

Getting them to love reading is the easiest way to accomplish this goal. By giving them access to high quality books I am hoping to foster a love of learning to read, and reading itself.

Please help me give the gift of success!

Mrs. De La Cerda
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RE206X - Favorite Picture Book Read-Alongs - Set 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $225.00 1 $225.00
RE550X - Leveled C-G Read-Alongs • Lakeshore Learning Materials $215.00 1 $215.00
RE765X - Informational Text Picture Book Read-Alongs - Set 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $205.00 1 $205.00
RE810X - My First Informational Text Read-Alongs - Set 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $139.00 1 $139.00
FN2924CX - Listening Center Headphones - Set of 8 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.00 1 $129.00
LA620 - All-In-One CD Player with Bluetooth® • Lakeshore Learning Materials $119.00 1 $119.00

Materials cost

$1,032.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$94.43

3rd party payment processing fee

$15.48

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,171.91

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$206.81

Total project goal

$1,378.72

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,378.72

23 Donors

-$1,358.72

Donations toward project cost

-$1,154.91

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$203.81

match offer

-$20.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$17.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.00

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$0.00

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