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Mrs. Swercheck from New Brunswick NJ is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Read Across Redshaw!

My students need bookmarks to celebrate reading on Read Across America day.

  • $370 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is located in a growing urban community. We have 1200 proud students, 100% are from low-income households, requiring free or reduced-price lunch. We are also fortunate to have a free breakfast program enabling our students to receive proper nutrition to start their day. Regardless of what our students have or have not at home, they are always excited to come to school to learn!

Our school community is enthusiastic about instilling a positive learning environment, always focusing on respect and responsibility.

As a result, our students take pride in being part of our school family.

My Project

As we celebrate the love of reading on Read Across America day in March, students will experience a dedicated moment to celebrate their favorite books. As teachers, we already know that reading is the foundation of learning and we try to instill an on-going love of reading for our students.

As a celebration of reading, the bookmarks for our 1200 students will be a fun keepsake to use in their favorite book.

Sometimes it's the little things that make a big difference! The bookmarks have quotes about reading books and are a great inspirational reminder of why we love reading!

Mrs. Swercheck
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 999 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Creanoso Kids Reading Bookmarks Cards(60-Pack)- Excellent Reading Rewards and Incentive for Young Readers Kids Boys and Girls - Stocking Stuffers • Amazon Business $13.99 11 $153.89
Creanoso Animal Reading Bookmarks for Kids (60-Pack) - Party Favors Classroom Rewards Incentives Teacher Stocking Stuffers • Amazon Business $13.99 9 $125.91

Materials cost

$279.80

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.20

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$314.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$55.41

Total project goal

$369.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$369.41

1 Donor

-$369.41

Donations toward project cost

-$314.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$55.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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