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Ms. Panoutsos from Schiller Park IL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

New Who Was and What Was Books!

Help me give my students new nonfiction texts about what we are learning in class!

  • $244 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in the Chicago area and have 22 little minds that I dedicate myself to every single day. I am a second year teacher and could not be happier with the career I chose. My students are rambunctious, hard working, and hungry for knowledge. My students love to go above and beyond for all assignments and show great perseverance while learning. These kids continuously put a smile on my face and are the reason I want to get up and go to work everyday!

My Project

My 5th grade students have been learning about important people and events in literacy, science, and history. I want my students to begin to make connections between what they are learning in class to what they are reading and researching independently.

The "Who Was" and "What Was" series is the perfect way for students to be exposed to new information that they can connect to our goals in class.

I would really appreciate your help in making my classroom library more advanced and suitable for my students interests and needs. Thank you for your support! I can't wait to see my students excited about reading!

Ms. Panoutsos
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Who Was? Nonfiction (24 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $107.57 1 $107.57
What Was...? (10 Books) • AKJ Education $44.82 1 $44.82
Who Was Amelia Earhart? • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Who Was Elvis Presley? • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Who Was Eleanor Roosevelt? • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Who Was Albert Einstein? • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Who Was Anne Frank? • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37

Materials cost

$174.24

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.61

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$206.85

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$36.50

Total project goal

$243.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$243.35

4 Donors

-$218.35

Donations toward project cost

-$185.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.75

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

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$0.00

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