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Ms. Abarca from Alexandria VA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Readers in Need of Books in Spanish

My students need 28 books to read in Spanish to develop their literacy.

  • $407 goal

This project expired on February 21, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you remember what it was like the first time you read a book that you couldn't put down? My students are in need of books that capture their interest.

My students come from various backgrounds and are from low income families.

The school is a public school that does have a library, but I would love to have more books in Spanish to help my students improve their literacy. My students need books in order to find their passion in reading.

My Project

My students will discover a passion for reading with the books. My students will enjoy reading books especially in Spanish and develop a better understanding for the Spanish language. We would be able to have silent reading and every student will have books to choose from.

My classroom project is very important because it will develop literacy skills and help students develop a love for reading.

The students will realize that by reading they can develop vivid picture in their minds.

Ms. Abarca
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 19 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Mi primer diccionario de sinonimos y palabras afines/ My Fir • AKJ Books $14.59 1 $14.59
Enciclopedia Basica Del Estudiante/basic Student Encyclopedi • AKJ Books $105.85 1 $105.85
Mi Primer Atlas Magnetico/ My First Magnetic Atlas • AKJ Books $20.43 1 $20.43
Doctora Judy Moody (Judy Moody, M. D.: The Doctor is In!) Me • AKJ Books $5.80 3 $17.40
Diario del humor de Judy Moody Megan McDonald • AKJ Books $5.80 3 $17.40
Judy Moody adivina el futuro Megan McDonald, Peter H. Reynol • AKJ Books $5.80 3 $17.40
Judy Moody va a la universidad (Judy Moody Goes to College: • AKJ Books $5.80 3 $17.40
Judy Moody y la vuelta al mundo en ocho d as y medio (Jud • AKJ Books $5.80 1 $5.80
Judy Moody y la Declaraci n de Independencia (Judy Moody • AKJ Books $5.80 1 $5.80
Judy Moody est de mal humor, de muy mal humor Me • AKJ Books $5.80 1 $5.80
Judy Moody salva el planeta (Judy Moody Saves the World!: Ju • AKJ Books $5.80 1 $5.80
Judy Moody se vuelve famosa (Judy Moody Gets Famous!: Judy M • AKJ Books $5.80 1 $5.80
El dia del Ray Dragon • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
Barcos vikingos al amanecer • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
Delfines al amanecer (Dolphins at Daybreak: Magic Tree House • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
Dinosaurios al atardecer (Dinosaurs Before Dark: Magic Tree • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
Atardecer en el pueblo fantasma (Ghost Town at Sundown: Magi • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
Leones a la hora del almuerzo (Lions at Lunchtime: Magic Tre • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
La noche de las ninjas (Night of the Ninjas) • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
El caballero del alba (The Knight at Dawn: Magic Tree House • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
Medianoche en la Luna (Midnight on the Moon) Mary Pope Osbor • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
Osos polares despues de la medianoche (Polar Bears Past Bedt • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
Una momia al amanecer (Mummies in the Morning) Mary Pope Osb • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
La hora de los juegos olimpicos (Hour of the Olympics: Magic • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
Una tarde en el Amazonas (Afternoon on the Amazon) Mary Pope • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
Piratas despues del mediodia (Pirates Past Noon: Magic Tree • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
Esta noche en el Titanic • AKJ Books $3.61 1 $3.61
Complete FlashCard Set - Addition, Substration, Multiplication & Division • AKJ Books $17.37 1 $17.37

Materials cost

$310.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.66

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$345.65

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$61.00

Total project goal

$406.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$406.65

6 Donors

-$403.12

Donations toward project cost

-$345.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.47

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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