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  • 2 donors
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Novels To Support Below Grade-Level Readers

My students need 1-3 copies of 17 different books, including works by Stephenie Meyer and Matt Christopher.

My classroom consists of high-need general education students that are performing below grade level in their reading skills.

The obstacle that my students face is the fact that they are challenged daily in school due to their difficulties in reading. This is a challenge in all of their classes as reading is imperative in most academic subjects at the middle school level. In my classroom, students need books that are written at a lower grade level yet are still of high interest. The books currently available to them are either too challenging to read or the topic is too elementary.

To better educate and engage my students, I would love to have the requested high-interest novels in my classroom library. This donation would motivate the students to read more as the topics would be engaging and the level of difficulty would be appropriate (not frustrating) to their reading levels.

With this donation, you will make it possible for my students to improve their reading levels, feel more confident in their overall academic performance, and, most importantly, enjoy reading.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
New Moon Stephenie Meyer • Barnes and Noble $9.89 2 $19.78
No More Dead Dogs Gordon Korman • Barnes and Noble $5.39 3 $16.17
Hush Jacqueline Woodson • Barnes and Noble $5.39 3 $16.17
Captain Underpants and the Attack of the Talking Toilets (Captain Underpants Series) Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $5.39 3 $16.17
Captain Underpants and the Wrath of the Wicked Wedgie Women Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $5.39 3 $16.17
Captain Underpants and the Perilous Plot of Professor Poopypants (Captain Underpants Series) Dav Pilkey (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $5.39 3 $16.17
Soccer Duel: There Are Two Sides to Every Story... Matt Christopher, Paul Mantell • Barnes and Noble $4.49 2 $8.98
Football Nightmare Matt Christopher, Robert Hirschfeld • Barnes and Noble $4.49 2 $8.98
On the Field With... Peyton and Eli Manning Matt Christopher, Stephanie Peters • Barnes and Noble $4.49 2 $8.98
The Rescue (Kidnapped Series #3) Gordon Korman • Barnes and Noble $4.49 3 $13.47
Amanecer (Breaking Dawn) Stephenie Meyer • Barnes and Noble $11.99 1 $11.99
Twilight Stephenie Meyer • Barnes and Noble $9.89 2 $19.78
Ghost Children Eve Bunting • Barnes and Noble $5.35 2 $10.70
The Transall Saga Gary Paulsen • Barnes and Noble $6.29 2 $12.58
Escape from Memory Margaret Peterson Haddix • Barnes and Noble $6.29 2 $12.58
Night Hoops Carl Deuker • Barnes and Noble $6.29 3 $18.87
Bud, Not Buddy Christopher Paul Curtis • Barnes and Noble $6.29 3 $18.87

Materials cost

$246.41

Vendor shipping charges

$24.64

State sales tax

$17.86

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.16

Fulfillment labor & materials

$17.00

Total project cost

$312.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$68.49

Total project goal

$380.49

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$380.49

1 Donor

-$185.49

Donations toward project cost

-$156.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.49

match offer

-$195.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$159.90

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.10

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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This project will reach 60 students.

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