You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 
See this teacher's page

Mrs. Rhodes from Carl Junction MO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Picture Books Help Us Learn!

Help me give my students mentor books to help aide us in our reading program!

  • $209 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Being in a Title I school, many of my students experience new things when they come to school. They love to grow and learn throughout the day and school year. My job is to help instill that love of learning and keeping them engaged and excited to learn. My students are most engaged and focused when they are given the opportunity to move!

My students are first graders who are excited to explore their world around them.

They are eager learners, and love being able to have a place that feels warm and welcoming, as well as engaging and exciting!

My Project

In our school we do not have a reading curriculum provided. So, as a teacher I must go out and find resources to help cover all of the first grade reading and language standards.

These books will help aid in my teaching of the rigorous standards, while keeping the subjects relevant, engaging and fun!

These books will aid in my teaching for August-February! They will be used throughout the year and loved immensely by both myself and my kids! Through my reading aloud my students are able to not only develop the love of reading, but also learn multiple strategies.

Mrs. Rhodes
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Rhodes is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cloudette • Amazon Business $17.18 1 $17.18
Little Red and the Very Hungry Lion • Amazon Business $17.09 1 $17.09
Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (Americas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature. Commended) • Amazon Business $17.09 1 $17.09
Thunder Underground • Amazon Business $16.16 1 $16.16
The Big Bed • Amazon Business $16.14 1 $16.14
The Koala Who Could • Amazon Business $14.29 1 $14.29
The Mermaid • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
The Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Farfallina & Marcel • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Wangari's Trees of Peace: A True Story from Africa • Amazon Business $6.21 1 $6.21

Materials cost

$145.41

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$177.59

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.34

Total project goal

$208.93

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$208.93

4 Donors

-$123.55

Donations toward project cost

-$110.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.50

match offer

-$79.46

Match offer toward project cost

-$67.54

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.92

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.92

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Carl Junction","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[3762450],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"MO","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3702869,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/picture-books-help-us-learn/3702869/","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":22,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Rhodes","authorIds":{"3762450":{"owner":"Mrs. Rhodes","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3702869],"proposalHash":"-2103653190","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp3762450_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1532824498354","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20817291,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["Mzc2MjQ1MA==","NTk2ODQyNw==","NjAwOTgxOA==","NDg1MzcxMw==","NTk0MTczOQ=="],"teacherId":3762450,"schoolCounty":"Jasper","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"MO","name":"Missouri"}}