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Mr. Healy from Philadelphia PA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Philly Reading Phanatics

My students need a leveled reading library to help them on the path to reading fluency.

  • $876 goal

This project expired on December 13, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have the privilege of teaching 3rd graders in the great city of Philadelphia. My school is located in the heart of Kensington and could use your support for school supplies and books. We all know back to school supplies can be expensive and we want our students set up for success this year!

My 3rd grade class is going to focus its attention on the Love of Literacy this year.

By providing these students with a fully stocked library of books and a supply room filled with the right materials we will be ready to take on the challenge of getting every student to read on grade level.

My Project

Learning to read by the 3rd grade in pivotal in setting up our students to succeed in future grades and in life. To help my students on this path a leveled library would help students grow their reading levels with books that meet their needs on every level.

A library full of books will be the perfect opportunity to engage my class and get them on the path to becoming life long lovers of reading!

Students need to be exposed to all different types of reading materials. We never know what book is going to catch the attention of a student. The more choices they have the more likely the student will find the book they fall in love with.

Mr. Healy
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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17 donors17 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LL610X - Nonfiction Leveled Books Classroom Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $659.00 1 $659.00
TIME For Kids - 3-4 COMBO Bundle - 28 issues / Minimum of 10 subscriptions • TIME for Kids $4.50 10 $45.00

Materials cost

$704.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$744.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$131.39

Total project goal

$875.95

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$875.95

16 Donors

-$634.00

Donations toward project cost

-$546.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$87.60

match offer

-$233.13

Match offer toward project cost

-$198.16

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.97

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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