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Ms. Marney from De Soto KS is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Read Me A Good Book, Please

Help me give my students a love of reading by adding these books to our library.

  • $178 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students love to explore and create. They are curious children who love to learn by doing and creating. My students come from very diverse backgrounds; yet, you would not know it when you walk into the classroom. We all interact and enjoy learning together.

Learning by doing is a focus in my school and classroom.

We make the most out of what we have. We don't focus on what we can't do; instead, we focus on what we can do.

My Project

These books will allow me to add to the collection of books that I am reading to my students every day. I want my students to realize that there are all different kinds of places, people and animals in books. I want to show them places they have never been, people they have never met, and teach them about problems and how to go about solving them. I can do all these things through books.

I believe the way to make a good reader, is to show them how great reading can be.

By reading a book every day to my students I am sharing my love of reading with them and show them books they might never have picked on their own.

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Ms. Marney
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Strictly No Elephants • Amazon Business $15.58 1 $15.58
Hello Lighthouse • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Hair Love • Amazon Business $10.96 1 $10.96
The Hiccupotamus • Amazon Business $9.73 1 $9.73
That Rule Doesn't Apply to Me! (Responsible Me!) • Amazon Business $9.31 1 $9.31
Soda Pop Head • Amazon Business $9.28 1 $9.28
But It's Not My Fault! (Responsible Me!) • Amazon Business $9.25 1 $9.25
Wilma Jean - The Worry Machine • Amazon Business $8.58 1 $8.58
A Bad Case of Tattle Tongue • Amazon Business $8.08 1 $8.08
The Big Umbrella • Amazon Business $7.59 1 $7.59
The Fed-up Cow • Amazon Business $7.59 1 $7.59

Materials cost

$107.94

Vendor shipping charges

$3.99

State sales tax

$7.61

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.62

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$151.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.68

Total project goal

$177.84

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$177.84

3 Donors

-$93.92

Donations toward project cost

-$79.83

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.09

match offer

-$83.92

Match offer toward project cost

-$71.33

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.59

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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