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Ms. Evans from Tallahassee FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Picture This: A Picture Book Project!

My students need more access to quality picture books. In our classroom we have a very wide range of reading abilities.

  • $341 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our fourth grade classroom is filled with twenty five wonderful individuals. We come from varying backgrounds and socio-economic statuses. Like our backgrounds, we all have varying needs and interests. But, one thing we all have in common is our love for learning. Unfortunately, we do not all have access to everything we need to learn about our interests.

With the funding of this project, we will have more opportunities to learn about our hobbies and interests, which will facilitate more engagement and classroom bonding.

As a teacher, I would like to provide more chances for my students to interact with technology, hands-on manipulatives, and student-driven projects.

My Project

Even though I teach fourth grade, picture books are still a major necessity and student-favorite within our classroom. Not only do they seem less intimidating to someone who currently lacks a love for reading, but they also can teach rich lessons to the reader.

Our goal is to raise enough money to purchase picture books for our classroom library.

The picture books I have selected are varying in topics and reading level. With these picture books, my students will not only deepen their love for reading, but have more access to quality picture books. My students in the future will also benefit from this project, as books handled with care can be used for years to come.

Ms. Evans
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
The Invention of Hugo Cabret • Amazon Business $14.89 1 $14.89
The Other Side • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
The Way I Act • Amazon Business $14.27 1 $14.27
One Cool Friend • Amazon Business $14.26 1 $14.26
The Book of Mistakes • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
Locomotive (Caldecott Medal Book) • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
The Day the Crayons Quit • Amazon Business $12.09 1 $12.09
Officer Buckle & Gloria (CALDECOTT MEDAL BOOK) • Amazon Business $10.05 1 $10.05
Each Kindness (Jane Addams Award Book (Awards)) • Amazon Business $9.14 1 $9.14
How to Catch a Leprechaun • Amazon Business $8.86 1 $8.86
The Man Who Walked Between the Towers • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98
Freedom Summer • Amazon Business $7.97 1 $7.97
White Socks Only (Albert Whitman Prairie Paperback) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
The Very Hungry Caterpillar • Amazon Business $6.89 1 $6.89
Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun: Having the Courage To Be Who You Are • Amazon Business $6.89 1 $6.89
The Way I Feel • Amazon Business $6.40 1 $6.40
Where the Wild Things Are • Amazon Business $6.36 1 $6.36
My Mouth Is a Volcano! • Amazon Business $6.32 1 $6.32
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
What If Everybody Did That? (What If Everybody? Series) • Amazon Business $5.54 1 $5.54
Last Day Blues (Mrs. Hartwells classroom adventures) • Amazon Business $5.15 1 $5.15
Prince Fly Guy (Fly Guy #15) • Amazon Business $5.15 1 $5.15
Fly Guy vs. The Flyswatter! • Amazon Business $5.06 1 $5.06
There's a Fly Guy in My Soup (Fly Guy #12) • Amazon Business $5.06 1 $5.06
Giraffes Can't Dance • Amazon Business $5.06 1 $5.06
The Snowy Day • Amazon Business $5.02 1 $5.02
The Story Of Ruby Bridges: Special Anniversary Edition • Amazon Business $5.00 1 $5.00
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Chick! • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Salt in His Shoes: Michael Jordan in Pursuit of a Dream • Amazon Business $4.55 1 $4.55
Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch (paperback) • Amazon Business $4.38 1 $4.38
Shoo, Fly Guy! (Fly Guy, No. 3) • Amazon Business $4.04 1 $4.04
Hi! Fly Guy • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type (A Click, Clack Book) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
There Was a Cold Lady Who Swallowed Some Snow! • Amazon Business $3.14 1 $3.14

Materials cost

$255.74

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.84

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$289.58

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$51.10

Total project goal

$340.68

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$340.68

1 Donor

-$340.68

Donations toward project cost

-$289.58

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$51.10

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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