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Mrs. Kearns from Orlando FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

No More Bullies!!!

My students need the book Bullying in Schools to read as a group and 5 Kindles to share to read more books on bullying and how to stop it.

  • $495 goal

This project expired on May 24, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Bullying is becoming a very serious issue in schools today. My students need more resources to help them identify and combat bullying.

I have 21 students in my class all day as well as 4 students that I work with from other classes on reading skills.

All of my students are very bright but many are below grade level in reading skills due to difficult economic situations at home which leave very little for academic advantages such as books, paper, and pencils. We are a Title 1 school with over 93% receiving free lunch everyday.

My Project

I am requesting 23 copies of Bullying in Schools to read as a class to help students identify and combat bullying. When students have low self-esteem, they are easy targets for bullies as well as potential bullies. By helping students to recognize bullying and the causes, we can begin to find ways to stop it. I am also requesting 5 basic Kindles so we can read other books about bullying and self-esteem.

This project is so very important to these students because bullying causes severe obstacles to student learning.

If we can combat the underlying issues of bullying, students will be able to focus more on academics.

Mrs. Kearns
Grades 3-5
Nearly all 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
Bullying in Schools • AKJ Books $1.00 23 $23.00
Amazon - Kindle Bundle • Best Buy $69.99 5 $349.95

Materials cost

$372.95

Vendor shipping charges

$12.00

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.59

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$420.54

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$74.21

Total project goal

$494.75

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$494.75

1 Donor

-$95.00

Donations toward project cost

-$80.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.25

match offer

-$399.75

Match offer toward project cost

-$339.79

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.96

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$0.00

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