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Ms. DeVito from Queens NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Operation Get Books For My Bookworms

Help me give my students a variety of books that they will love to read.

  • $274 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is in the South Ozone Park area in New York. We have a diverse group of students here at HCMS. My students absolutely love to read and explore new novels. However, I have found it difficult for some of my students to get their hands on books that they are really interested in. I can honestly say their face lights up whenever I add books to the library. So, I want to keep that going for them. They are motivated and want to learn and I want to give them the class library they deserve.

My Project

I want to encourage my students to be reading at home every night. However, I know sometimes it is very difficult for my students to get to their public library or bookstore. The books they read most likely come from my class. I want a classroom library that will make my students excited and eager to read. I have already started building up my classroom library with books that really catch my students' interests. They are really enjoying the books I have added and I want to keep the new additions coming. So, please help us expand our classroom library and keep my students reading!

Ms. DeVito
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Lorien Legacies Series 7 Books Collection Set By Pittacus Lore I Am Number [NEW] • Amazon Business $47.99 1 $47.99
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: The Illustrated Edition • Amazon Business $28.79 1 $28.79
The Maze Runner Series Complete Collection Boxed Set (5-Book) • Amazon Business $26.70 1 $26.70
Angie Thomas 2-Book Box Set: The Hate U Give and On the Come Up • Amazon Business $17.59 1 $17.59
Susanna's Midnight Ride: The Girl Who Won the Revolutionary War (Sagebrush Publishing) • Amazon Business $12.84 1 $12.84
Battle of the Bands (Middle School Mayhem) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
The Science (Un)Fair (Middle School Mayhem) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Down with the Dance (Middle School Mayhem) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Santukkah! (Middle School Mayhem) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Tell Me Three Things • Amazon Business $8.19 1 $8.19
The Misadventures of Max Crumbly 3: Masters of Mischief (3) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The Lions of Little Rock • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Number the Stars • Amazon Business $5.79 1 $5.79

Materials cost

$199.23

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.99

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$232.22

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.98

Total project goal

$273.20

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$273.20

8 Donors

-$227.00

Donations toward project cost

-$192.95

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.05

match offer

-$46.20

Match offer toward project cost

-$39.27

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.93

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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