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Mrs. Bryan from Bridgeport CT is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

My Students Love To Read

Help me give my students the opportunity to listen to classic listen along stories with their parents from our lending library

  • $263 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are 3 or 4 years old when they enter my class for the first time. They come from families with little or no income. Many of them cannot speak English. This can be hard, not only on my students but even on their parents. They are entrusting their babies to me. I assure parents that when they walk into my classroom, they become my babies, too.

My students are like blank slates and it is my job to expose them to experiences that encourage exploration!

They will become readers, scientists, artists, writers, friends, singers, and investigators. I want to provide opportunities for my students to become lifelong learners.

My Project

These read aloud books will provide my students with the opportunity to hear stories that they normally would not be able to hear at home. Most of my students are English Language Learners so having the CD with the book helps parents and children enjoy the story together. They will be able to connect with the story. After reading the story, they can talk about it.

Reading or listening to books builds may important foundational skills

My students will be introduced to new vocabulary. These books will help my students enjoy the pleasure that reading can bring to a person. Reading is one of the most important things parents and teachers can do with children!

Mrs. Bryan
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Listen Along Book and CD Set - Set of 8 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $77.36 1 $77.36
Classic Stories Book & CDs - Set of 8 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $64.76 1 $64.76
Fairy Tale CD and Books - Set of 6 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $48.55 1 $48.55

Materials cost

$190.67

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.86

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$223.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.45

Total project goal

$262.98

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$262.98

1 Donor

-$176.00

Donations toward project cost

-$149.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.40

match offer

-$86.98

Match offer toward project cost

-$73.93

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.05

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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