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  • 24 donors
  • $211 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Calandra
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 24 donors
  • $0 still needed
Distance learning
These materials will help students continue learning through school closures and other scheduling uncertainties related to coronavirus. Items will be delivered to the location chosen by the teacher.

Read All About It

Help me give my students books to help with social emotional learning while learning from afar.

My Students

My students who will benefit from this project are PreK-5th grade students living and working in a community with the highest Covid-19 positive rate in the county. Students are staying positive and checking in despite learning in these challenging times.

My students come from very diverse backgrounds.

I have a large ENL population; they are eager to learn and enjoy every minute of it. My students are general and special education students. They are all amazing kids!

My Project

Having these books will allow me to better target specific social skills that all students need in order to become better learners in the classroom, better friends everywhere, and better people in the community. Social and emotional skills are something that children need in order to cope with various situations they may be presented with. These books will be read aloud in our Google meets.

Each Google Meet a new skill and book will be used to teach students different life skills.

Especially with distance learning,I need to ensure that my students are successful not only in their academics, but in their personal lives too.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Juan and Gwen's Big Fundraising Surprise • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Gentle Hands and Other Sing-Along Songs for Social-Emotional Learning • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
The Color Monster: A Pop-Up Book of Feelings • Amazon Business $14.17 1 $14.17
The Way I Act • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
In My Heart: A Book of Feelings (Growing Hearts) • Amazon Business $10.97 1 $10.97
The Way I Feel • Amazon Business $10.89 1 $10.89
Even Superheroes Have Bad Days • Amazon Business $10.48 1 $10.48
The Color Monster: A Story About Emotions • Amazon Business $10.20 1 $10.20
The Hugging Tree: A Story About Resilience • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Rumor Has It... (Building Relationships) • Amazon Business $9.61 1 $9.61
I Am Human: A Book of Empathy • Amazon Business $8.39 1 $8.39
But It's Just A Game • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Cell Phoney • Amazon Business $6.36 1 $6.36

Materials cost

$147.02

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$179.23

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.63

Total project goal

$210.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$210.86

22 Donors

-$134.43

Donations toward project cost

-$123.37

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.06

Matching donations from our partners

-$65.72

Match offers toward project cost

-$55.86

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.86

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$10.71

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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24 donors24 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 999 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and 23 other donors.

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