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Ms. Aspin from Saginaw MI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Read Read Read

My students need books for our classroom library that will enrich their learning.

  • $632 goal

This project expired on August 29, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our multi-age classroom is a community of learners and growers. We spend two years with our students, guiding them and watching them blossom. We emphasize working together and being a community. Students help one another and learn in the best way, by teaching others.

Our students are an amazing and diverse group of third and fourth graders.

They come from high poverty areas. School is often their comfort place and provides food, as well as stability. The school is Title I funded. Our classroom is like a community, and we want the students to feel comfortable and safe while learning.

My Project

Our students need books for your classroom library. We are forunate to have a pretty decent selection of books in our classroom. However, we have 50 students that stay in this classroom for 2 years. Many times they have read all of the books that interest them or are within their abilities before the second year. It is important to keep them interested and wanting to read. Adding the science collections will ensure the students have access to books about our current science curriculum. The Jake Maddox series is a classroom favorite and I am always looking to add more to our collection. Reading is such an essential part of everyday learning for students. I want to make sure to keep them hooked with a good book.

Ms. Aspin
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 52 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
NGSS Grade 4 Complete Collection • AKJ Education $203.51 1 $203.51
NGSS Grade 3 Complete Collection • AKJ Education $142.58 1 $142.58
You Should Meet Collector's Set • AKJ Education $11.67 1 $11.67
Building with Poop • AKJ Education $7.68 1 $7.68
Digging for Poop Fossils • AKJ Education $7.68 1 $7.68
Discovering the Universe • AKJ Education $7.68 1 $7.68
Jim Henson: Puppeteer and Producer • AKJ Education $6.83 1 $6.83
Zoom in on Weather Maps • AKJ Education $6.83 1 $6.83
Ancient Rome Inside Out • AKJ Education $6.53 1 $6.53
Ancient Greece Inside Out • AKJ Education $6.53 1 $6.53
Hero: Rescue Mission • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
I Even Funnier • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Who Was Chuck Jones? • AKJ Education $4.37 1 $4.37
Kart Competition • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Wild Hike A Jake Maddox Sports Story • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Storm Surfer • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Board Rebel • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Linebacker Block • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Soccer Shake-up • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Beach Bully • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Hoop Hustle • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Volleyball Dreams • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Running Scared • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Jump Serve • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Softball Surprise • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Win or Lose • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
On the Line • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Speedway Switch • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
Caught Stealing • AKJ Education $4.34 1 $4.34
DK Reader L2 Star Wars The Last Jedi Heroes of the Galaxy • AKJ Education $3.64 1 $3.64
The Superstar Story of the Harlem Globetrotters • AKJ Education $2.91 1 $2.91

Materials cost

$499.54

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.49

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$537.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$94.77

Total project goal

$631.80

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$631.80

1 Donor

-$537.03

Donations toward project cost

-$537.03

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$94.77

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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