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Mrs. Teixeira from Patterson CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Readers Love to Read!

Help me give my students more reading books to add to our class library!

  • $260 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are from a high poverty area. Every day I see that these are very determined and intelligent students. My students love to come to school.

My students also love to read.

I need to add more books to my classroom library. I have a waiting list for popular books and I would love to have several copies and to add new books that will interest my students. They would greatly benefit from this project. When they read something they like, they will be readers for life.

My Project

My students are constantly reading. They have a weekly reading log where they read at home and we also have silent reading time in class.

Some students do not have books at home, so I allow them to bring home books to read from our classroom library.

My students are reading so much, that I am in desperate need of new books to ensure they are always engaged in books that they enjoy.

With your support, my little readers will be able to improve their comprehension, increase their vocabulary, and improve their reading levels. They will also continue to share in the joy of reading!

Mrs. Teixeira
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 33 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Middle School Box Set • Amazon Business $31.42 1 $31.42
Burlap 14 Pocket Chart (13" x 34") • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
The Meltdown (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 13) • Amazon Business $8.37 2 $16.74
Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #6) • Amazon Business $6.90 2 $13.80
Dork Diaries 13: Tales from a Not-So-Happy Birthday • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
Banished (The Storymakers) • Amazon Business $10.19 1 $10.19
Wanted (The Storymakers) • Amazon Business $8.79 1 $8.79
Holes (Holes Series) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Big Nate Goes Bananas! • Amazon Business $7.40 1 $7.40
Spelled (The Storymakers) • Amazon Business $7.18 1 $7.18
Flunked (Fairy Tale Reform School) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Who Was Walt Disney? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Who Was Neil Armstrong? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Who Was King Tut? • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
The Indian in the Cupboard • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
Where Are the Great Pyramids? (Where Is?) • Amazon Business $5.43 1 $5.43
Who Was Albert Einstein? • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

Materials cost

$171.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$15.73

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.58

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$220.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.87

Total project goal

$259.14

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$259.14

6 Donors

-$189.52

Donations toward project cost

-$171.82

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.70

match offer

-$57.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$48.45

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.55

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$12.62

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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