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Ms. Y. from Santa Monica CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading at Home with Mo!

Help me give my students books high interest books to read at home.

  • $665 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My kindergarten students have not been in school since the mid-March. I did my best to create at home packets for my students, not realizing that we would not be returning for the remaining of the school year. We have been virtually learning using our home computers and tablets.

My students read books online, but it is important for students to have actual books in their hands.

Within our classroom, we use the workshop model and students have access to many books. Giving my students at level books will foster the continuation of the workshop model at home.

My Project

My students loved reading in our classroom during reading workshop. They have become amazing readers and writers and are continuing their hard work at home. I am so proud of all their hard work during distance learning!

Having tangible and engaging books at home, will help my students become stronger readers and encourage them to practice strategies that I am teaching them remotely.

My students adore Elephant and Piggie books and would be so excited to receive these to foster home reading workshop. They are ready to read this higher level books which will encourage them to practice reading strategies. Knuffle Bunny is a kindergarten favorite that will serve as an excellent mentor text to model writing strategies and author craft moves.

Ms. Y.
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
An Elephant & Piggie Biggie! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) • Amazon Business $9.90 21 $207.90
Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale • Amazon Business $8.13 21 $170.73
Let's Go for a Drive! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) (An Elephant and Piggie Book (18)) • Amazon Business $5.00 21 $105.00

Materials cost

$483.63

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$44.25

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.25

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$565.13

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$99.73

Total project goal

$664.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$664.86

7 Donors

-$496.38

Donations toward project cost

-$458.88

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.50

match offer

-$125.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$106.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$43.48

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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