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  • $277 goal

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Mrs. Parker
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 1 donor
  • $0 still needed

Reading and Succeeding!

My students need 45 books at various levels for our independent reading time. Our favorites titles include Katie Woo, Clifford, Mr. Putter and Tabby, and Ivy and Bean.

My Students

My classroom is filled with adorable second graders, who are ready to learn and excited to be at school each day.

I work at a small Title I school located in Southern California.

A majority of my students receive free or reduced priced lunch and come from households where English isn't their first language. We are a Kinder through 6th grade AVID school, where we focus on getting students college and career ready. Resources are limited at my school but we always come together and make it work for our students.

My Project

"Everyone is a reader...some just haven't found their favorite book yet." ~ Anonymous.

My students have fallen love with certain series in our library and I want to keep that love for reading going.

This project would allow for me to provide my students with a variety of engaging books at their reading level. I plan to use these books daily during our DEAR (Drop Everything and Read) block. During this time, the students will have 15 to 20 minutes to drop everything and read. The 15-20 minutes allows me the opportunity to pull small groups and support students in reading skills they need. Students will also be able to take Online quizzes designed specifically for their book. The quizzes will provide direct feedback and they will be able to earn points. Having a good selection of books will be motivating and engaging for all of my students.

Let's get books into the hands of my second graders.

With your support and donation, you will help create an environment that promotes literacy. Let's keep reading and succeeding in second grade.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Mr. Putter & Tabby (17 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $71.28 1 $71.28
Ivy & Bean Boxed Set: Books 7-9 • Amazon Business $15.18 1 $15.18
Ivy and Bean Boxed Set 2 (Books 4-6) • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
Clouds (Weather Ready-to-Reads) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
The Missing Cupcake Mystery (Tony and Lauren Dungy Ready-to-Reads) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Clifford for President (Clifford the Big Red Dog) (Big Red Reader Series) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Rainbow (Weather Ready-to-Reads) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Snow (Weather Ready-to-Reads) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Clifford's Valentines (Scholastic Reader, Level 1) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Scholastic Reader Level 1: Clifford Sees America • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Scholastic Reader Level 1: Clifford and the Halloween Parade • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Chester (I Can Read Level 1) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Katie Woo Has the Flu • Amazon Business $3.95 1 $3.95
Katie Woo, Where Are You? • Amazon Business $3.95 1 $3.95
Katie and the Class Pet (Katie Woo) • Amazon Business $3.95 1 $3.95
Katie's Lucky Birthday (Katie Woo) • Amazon Business $3.95 1 $3.95
Grizzwold (I Can Read Level 1) • Amazon Business $3.89 1 $3.89
The Littlest Leaguer (I Can Read Level 1) • Amazon Business $3.73 1 $3.73
Rain (Weather Ready-to-Reads) • Amazon Business $3.59 1 $3.59
Clifford's Field Day (Scholastic Reader, Level 1) • Amazon Business $3.59 1 $3.59
The Horse in Harry's Room (Level 1) • Amazon Business $3.59 1 $3.59
Wind • Amazon Business $3.59 1 $3.59
Boss of the World (Katie Woo) • Amazon Business $3.56 1 $3.56
Mac and Cheese (I Can Read Level 1) • Amazon Business $3.46 1 $3.46
Oliver (I Can Read Level 1) • Amazon Business $3.46 1 $3.46
Sun (Weather Ready-to-Reads) • Amazon Business $2.71 1 $2.71

Materials cost

$185.23

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.95

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$234.96

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.46

Total project goal

$276.42

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$276.42

1 Donor

-$276.42

Donations toward project cost

-$234.96

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.46

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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This project will reach 28 students.

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