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Ms. Peters from Albuquerque NM is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Read With Me Library

My students need sets of books that can be checked out by their families and shared together.

  • $465 goal

This project expired on August 22, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I would like to provide an opportunity for the students and their families to be able to read together. Reading together will make the students better readers as well as provide parents with the ability to support their students' reading progress.

We are a low income school.

We are Title One and serve 100% free breakfast and lunch. Many of families wish to have resources to work with their students at home but the expense is out of their reach. As well as a large poverty population we also serve several special education programs.

My Project

These requested books will be available for parents to check out and take home to work with their students. I intend to put together information packets that they can use when reading with their child at home that go with the books. These books provide an opportunity for students to read with their family at an appropriate level. As well the books provide more in depth information that is read by the parent to increase the student's knowledge base.

Donations to this project will allow us to purchase these books and begin the process of setting up resources that are available to our families.

To improve the quality of reading the skills taught at school need to be practiced at home. Hopefully providing this library will give the parents the help they need to get started.

Ms. Peters
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 100 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Frank and the Giant • AKJ Books $10.91 1 $10.91
The Boy Who Carried the Flag • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
A Pony Named Peanut (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay, Mered • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
About Bugs • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
About Dinosaurs (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay, Robert Wa • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
About Dogs (We Both Read Series) Bruce Johnson • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
About Pets (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
About Space (We Both Read Series) Jana Carson • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
About the Ocean (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
About the Rain Forest (We Both Read Series) Heather Johanase • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
About the Seasons (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Animals under Our Feet (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay, Ju • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Baseball Fever • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Being Safe (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Ben and Becky Get a Pet (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay, M • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Ben and Becky in the Haunted House (We Both Read Series) Sin • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Endangered Animals: Level 2 (We Both Read Series) Elise Fori • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Fox''s Best Trick Ever (We Both Read Series) Dev Ross, Larry • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Frank and the Balloon: Level K-1 (We Both Read Series) Dev R • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Happy and Healthy (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Jack & the Beanstalk (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay, Lydi • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Jack and the Toddler • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
June''s Tune (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay, Bob Staake (I • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Just Five More Minutes! (We Both Read Series) Marcy Brown, D • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Lulu''s Lost Shoes (We Both Read Series) Paula Blankenship, L • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Lulu''s Wild Party • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
My Car Trip (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay, Meredith John • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
My Day (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
My Sitter Is a T-Rex! • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
My Town (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay, Meredith Johnson • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
New Car Design (We Both Read Series) Peter Economy • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Soccer! (We Both Read Series) Dev Ross, David Wenzel (Illust • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Stop Teasing Taylor! (We Both Read Series) Jana Carson, Mery • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
The Big Tan Van (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay, Meredith • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
The Frog Prince (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay, Wilhelm G • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
The Horse Lover''s Book (We Both Read Series) Stephanie Ledu, • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Mighty Little Lion Hunter (We Both Read Series) Jana Carson, • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
The Mystery of Pirate''s Point: Level 3 (We Both Read Series) • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
The New Red Bed (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay, Erin Mari • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
The Old Blue Hat (We Both Read Series) Dev Ross, Meredith Jo • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
The Ruby Rose Show • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
The Three Little Pigs (We Both Read Series) Dev Ross, Erin M • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
The Well-Mannered Monster (We Both Read Series) Marcy Brown, • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Too Many Cats: Level K (We Both Read Series) Sindy McKay, Me • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
We All Sleep (We Both Read Series) D. J. Panec, Gloria Lapuy • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
We Both Read • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
When I Grow Up (We Both Read Series) Dennis Haley, Marcy Bro • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Amazing Eggs • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26
Wild Animals of the United States (We Both Read Series) Dev • AKJ Books $7.26 1 $7.26

Materials cost

$359.39

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.39

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$394.78

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$69.67

Total project goal

$464.45

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$464.45

4 Donors

-$464.45

Donations toward project cost

-$394.78

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$69.67

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$0.00

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