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Mr. Camino from Chelsea MA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

New Books for a New Year!

My students need new and interesting books for a new year!

  • $429 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The 4rd graders in my class are truly amazing. They come to school everyday ready to work and are excited about the day, even with the struggles they may face outside of the classroom. Many of my students speak a language other than English at home. My students come from an urban, low-income city comprised largely of immigrant families. The key to success with my students is making the learning engaging, real, independent and powerful. My students have a variety of strengths and with your help I can give them opportunities of a lifetime.

My Project

I have been incredibly lucky to have the opportunity to travel with my 2017-18 class from 3rd grade to 4th grade. This class is truly amazing, and we are excited to embark on a new year of learning.

At the beginning of the year I challenged my students to choose a chapter book that they would try to finish by a date they set and not only have they accepted the challenge, they have surpassed even their own expectations.

Through donations over the summer and used book stores I was able to add to the classroom library so not all the books were familiar from 3rd grade, however my students are excited to read more than ever and have requested MORE BOOKS for their library. They requested everything from graphic novels, books about their home countries, informational books, and Harry Potter. We are very excited to dive into more books and different genres! Thank you so much!

Mr. Camino
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Big Nate Series Collection Lincoln Peirce 6 Books Box Set Gift Pack (Big Nate on a Roll, Goes for Broke, the Boy with the Biggest Head in the World, Strikes Again, Flips Out, in the Zone) • Amazon Business $44.99 1 $44.99
Fish in a Tree • Amazon Business $6.00 5 $30.00
Amulet Boxset: Books 1-3 • Amazon Business $25.21 1 $25.21
Dog Man: The Epic Collection: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #1-3 Boxed Set) • Amazon Business $22.47 1 $22.47
Pelé: The King of Soccer • Amazon Business $10.48 2 $20.96
Ivy & Bean's Secret Treasure Box (Books 1-3) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
El Deafo • Amazon Business $7.69 2 $15.38
Smile and Sisters: The Box Set • Amazon Business $15.38 1 $15.38
Smile and Sisters: The Box Set • Amazon Business $15.38 1 $15.38
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban • Amazon Business $7.39 2 $14.78
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Book 7) • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
Harry Potter And The Order Of The Phoenix • Amazon Business $10.66 1 $10.66
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Book 6) • Amazon Business $9.94 1 $9.94
Ghosts • Amazon Business $8.79 1 $8.79
Komodo Dragon vs. King Cobra (Who Would Win?) • Amazon Business $3.99 2 $7.98
Babymouse #1: Queen of the World! • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Beach Babe (Babymouse #3) • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
Babymouse: Rock Star • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
Our Hero (Babymouse #2) • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
Tarantula vs. Scorpion (Who Would Win?) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Hammerhead vs. Bull Shark (Who Would Win?) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Who Would Win? Polar Bear vs. Grizzly Bear • Amazon Business $3.74 1 $3.74
Who Would Win? Tyrannosaurus Rex vs. Velociraptor • Amazon Business $3.17 1 $3.17
Who Would Win? Killer Whale vs. Great White Shark • Amazon Business $2.94 1 $2.94
Who Would Win? Lion vs. Tiger • Amazon Business $2.94 1 $2.94

Materials cost

$329.62

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$364.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$64.33

Total project goal

$428.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$428.89

6 Donors

-$428.89

Donations toward project cost

-$364.56

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$64.33

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$0.00

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