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Ms. Peronard from Palm Bay FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

R Is for Reading!

Help me give my students new Sunshine State books to read in class.

  • $271 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Students at my school come from a working-class neighborhood that is very well integrated. They are every color of the rainbow and come from multiple backgrounds. One thing they have in common is that many of their families are working multiple jobs and having trouble making ends meet.

Teachers, counselors, and other staff members frequently purchase basic need items for students who are not able to receive them from their families.

This school uses a program of catching students doing the right thing. There is an ongoing conversation about "being a bucket filler" by doing good things. They receive incentive "bucks" for good behavior and deeds.

I want my students to have the same fun, exciting and wonderful experiences I had when I was in school. School should be fun and safe for all students to learn.

My Project

We are in need of new books for the classroom. We have an Accelerated Reading program and we use the Sunshine State winning books. I currently have none of these books being that I came from 2nd grade.

With these new 3-5 grade books students will be able to read and learn about various topics, and enjoy reading books on their level.

Students will be reading books and taking AR quizzes, earning point and receiving prizes. This is a great way to promote reading in the classroom. Students will be able to read at their desk, in the reading area, they will also be able to read with a partner. Let’s get these students reading.

Ms. Peronard
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Teen Titans GO! Box Set Cover Image may vary • Amazon Business $26.07 1 $26.07
I Survived The Sinking of the Titanic, 1912 (I Survived Graphic Novels) • Amazon Business $17.58 1 $17.58
Annie's Life in Lists • Amazon Business $12.89 1 $12.89
Poe: Stories and Poems: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by Gareth Hinds • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
Ben Franklin's in My Bathroom! (History Pals) • Amazon Business $10.29 1 $10.29
Cosmic Commandos • Amazon Business $9.28 1 $9.28
I Survived The Sinking of the Titanic, 1912 (I Survived Graphic Novels) • Amazon Business $8.39 1 $8.39
Wedgie & Gizmo • Amazon Business $8.29 1 $8.29
The City of Ember: The Graphic Novel • Amazon Business $7.69 1 $7.69
The Bicycle Spy • Amazon Business $7.69 1 $7.69
Bob • Amazon Business $7.59 1 $7.59
The Ambrose Deception • Amazon Business $7.59 1 $7.59
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Tumble & Blue • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Ruby Holler • Amazon Business $6.19 1 $6.19
The Dragon with a Chocolate Heart • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
EngiNerds (MAX) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Stella Dxedaz Has Something to Say (Stella Diaz) • Amazon Business $5.89 1 $5.89
Inside Out and Back Again • Amazon Business $5.29 1 $5.29
Superstar • Amazon Business $5.20 1 $5.20
Ghost Attack (Monster Itch #1) (1) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Survival Tails: The Titanic (Survival Tails (1)) • Amazon Business $4.69 1 $4.69
Sled Dog School • Amazon Business $4.69 1 $4.69

Materials cost

$197.34

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$230.30

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.64

Total project goal

$270.94

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$270.94

6 Donors

-$207.47

Donations toward project cost

-$187.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.87

Matching donations from our partners

-$50.24

Match offers toward project cost

-$42.70

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.54

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$13.24

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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