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Mrs. Reeves from Orange TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading Is An Adventure

My students need independent and instructional leveled fiction and non-fiction books to do guided reading.

  • $593 goal

This project expired on July 20, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Many of my students are from low income families, and most have been displaced from their homes due to Hurricane Harvey. Even with all the negativity in their lives, they are happy, energetic, and have a great desire to come to school and learn every day. We are currently at a junior high with books that are not on their reading level that they can only look at pictures and use imagination to read. They would love nothing more than to have leveled books they can read at their independent and instructional levels to make reading enjoyable.

My Project

First grade is the year where students learn to read and learn information that they will use for the rest of their lives. This is also the year they develop their attitude toward reading and school in general.

In order for me to help them develop a love of reading and learning, I am needed leveled readers so that they are being taught at their independent and instructional levels.

With these leveled readers they will learn to read at a pace that makes reading fun without causing frustration in guided reading groups. I would love to see each child develop a love of reading.

Mrs. Reeves
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Can A Hippo Hop? • AKJ Education $6.53 6 $39.18
LITTLE RABBIT IS SAD • AKJ Education $5.80 6 $34.80
Colors of Horses • AKJ Education $5.80 6 $34.80
Things I Can Do • AKJ Education $4.56 6 $27.36
The Pond 6 pack • AKJ Education $26.28 1 $26.28
Katydids 6 pack • AKJ Education $26.28 1 $26.28
The Artist 6 pack • AKJ Education $26.28 1 $26.28
The Dragonflies 6 pack • AKJ Education $26.28 1 $26.28
Sal Sleeps In 6 pack • AKJ Education $25.84 1 $25.84
Digger Makes a Friend 6 pack • AKJ Education $25.84 1 $25.84
Just Me and My Puppy (Little Critter) • AKJ Education $2.91 6 $17.46
My Tooth Is Loose! • AKJ Education $2.91 6 $17.46
I Went to the Beach 6 pack • AKJ Education $16.05 1 $16.05
Celebrating President's Day: What Is a President? • AKJ Education $2.55 6 $15.30
Pilgrim Children Had Many Chores 6 pack • AKJ Education $15.29 1 $15.29
Our Favorites 6 pack • AKJ Education $15.29 1 $15.29
Barnyard Math 6 pack • AKJ Education $15.29 1 $15.29
Mom Can Fix Anything 6 pack • AKJ Education $15.29 1 $15.29
Where Did It Go? 6 pack • AKJ Education $15.29 1 $15.29
Scaredy Cat, 6 pack - 3670 • AKJ Education $15.29 1 $15.29
I Can't Sleep 6 pack • AKJ Education $15.29 1 $15.29

Materials cost

$466.24

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.99

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$503.23

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$88.81

Total project goal

$592.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$592.04

1 Donor

-$296.02

Donations toward project cost

-$251.62

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.40

match offer

-$296.01

Match offer toward project cost

-$251.61

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.40

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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