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Hooray! This project is fully funded

  • 3 donors
  • $0 still needed

Reach For The Stars: Updating Our Solar System Section

My students need 15 updated books on our solar system.

My Students

"To infinity and beyond!" My students have taken a tip from Buzz Lightyear and are eager to read more books on the solar system!

Our school is small but full of wonderfully active and engaging students.

We are located in an old, established neighborhood, where our building is on the historic register. Unfortunately, due to the poor economy, our library has been without a book budget for the past few years.

My Project

Our library has been unable to update many of its most used sections. The solar system books we have are old and worn. With these new books, our students will be able to do reports as well as fuel their imaginations. It would be exciting for them to have new books with updated information!

Getting new books is like opening a present.

While informative, they are also full of fantasy and dreams. My hope is that these books will be used and loved for a long time to come.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Outer Solar System: Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and • AKJ Books $29.20 1 $29.20
Earth • AKJ Books $23.36 1 $23.36
Jupiter • AKJ Books $18.72 1 $18.72
Mars • AKJ Books $18.72 1 $18.72
Mercury • AKJ Books $18.72 1 $18.72
Exploring Black Holes • AKJ Books $20.39 1 $20.39
Exploring Dangers in Space • AKJ Books $20.39 1 $20.39
Exploring Space Robots • AKJ Books $20.39 1 $20.39
Exploring Space Travel • AKJ Books $20.39 1 $20.39
Exploring the International Space Station • AKJ Books $20.39 1 $20.39
Why Isn''t Pluto a Planet? • AKJ Books $17.99 1 $17.99
Jupiter and Saturn • AKJ Books $21.83 1 $21.83
Constellations • AKJ Books $18.97 1 $18.97
Comets, Asteroids, and Meteors • AKJ Books $23.36 1 $23.36
The Milky Way and Beyond: Stars, Nebulae, and Other Galaxies • AKJ Books $29.20 1 $29.20

Materials cost

$322.02

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$19.48

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.83

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$376.33

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$66.41

Total project goal

$442.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$442.74

2 Donors

-$221.36

Donations toward project cost

-$188.16

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.20

match offer

-$221.38

Match offer toward project cost

-$188.17

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.21

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 200 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Build-a-Bear Workshop and 2 other donors.

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