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Mrs. Mila from Weston FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading Comes Alive With SSYRA 3-5

My students need these amazing SSYRA 3-5 Books to instill the love of reading and to be able to compete in our annual Book Battles!

  • $545 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Encouraging students to meet their reading potential is imperative.

Our school has a wide demographic with over 750 students.

Many face challenges at home, academically, and/or emotionally. They are hard-working children who love being part of a bigger school community.

Students are from over 50 countries, including those from South America, Europe, Asia, and Africa. Many students are on the free and reduced fee lunch program. All of our students receive free breakfast. School starts at 7:50 am, and most students are dropped off well before the 7:20 am gate opening. After school care is also well attended. We need to provide reading resources that will spark the love of reading for our students. But, we can't do it without YOU!

My Project

Our students love reading these highly engaging books on the SSYRA 3-5 list! I Love You Michael Collins by Lauren Baratz-Logstead helps students connect with the first landing on the moon. The Edge of Extinction is a fast paced action thriller that is sure to engage both boys and girls! Chris Grabenstein's Home Sweet Motel is a heartwarming and funny story set in our great state of Florida. Mr. Grabenstein has even offered to Skype with our fourth grade students before their book battle! Sherri Winston's The Sweetest Sound is an inspirational realistic fiction, and Kallie George's A True Home is so sweet; our students love them!

All of these books are amazing and so important to our students.

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12 donors12 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 400 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Great Treehouse War • Amazon Business $8.05 5 $40.25
The Doublecross: (And Other Skills I Learned as a Superspy) • Amazon Business $7.99 5 $39.95
Welcome to Wonderland #1: Home Sweet Motel • Amazon Business $7.48 5 $37.40
I Love You, Michael Collins • Amazon Business $7.25 5 $36.25
Edge of Extinction #1: The Ark Plan • Amazon Business $6.99 5 $34.95
Wish • Amazon Business $6.98 5 $34.90
Lemons • Amazon Business $6.47 5 $32.35
Dragons and Marshmallows (Zoey and Sassafras) • Amazon Business $5.99 5 $29.95
Heartwood Hotel, Book 1 A True Home • Amazon Business $5.99 5 $29.95
The Sweetest Sound • Amazon Business $5.87 5 $29.35
Overboard! (Survivor Diaries) • Amazon Business $4.54 5 $22.70
The Ember Stone: A Branches Book (The Last Firehawk #1) • Amazon Business $4.00 5 $20.00
Hero Dog!: A Branches Book (Hilde Cracks the Case #1) • Amazon Business $3.99 5 $19.95
Fergus and Zeke (Candlewick Sparks) • Amazon Business $3.74 5 $18.70

Materials cost

$426.65

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.40

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$463.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$81.71

Total project goal

$544.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$544.76

9 Donors

-$404.53

Donations toward project cost

-$344.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.08

match offer

-$139.53

Match offer toward project cost

-$118.60

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.93

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.71

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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