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Mrs. Barrick from Smiths Grove KY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading is Dreaming with Your Eyes Wide Open!

My students need VIBRANT nonfiction readers to get the full effect of reading! With these nonfiction books and weekly newsletters, these young scholars will learn to love exploring books and will become eager learners!

  • $486 goal

This project expired on November 17, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach Kindergartners who love to learn and love school! Kindergarten students work hard and do their best each and everyday. Our school is Title 1 eligible and face many challenges in a single school year. With this being said, my job is to make their first year of school safe, exciting, fun, engaging, and full of learning.

My Kindergartners are eager to learn!

My goal as a teacher is to give them the resources they need to be successful! My students love hands on learning! We are up and moving often and learning through singing, hand motions, and many types of manipulatives! We also love to use technology has much as possible! I cannot wait to see the future of these kids!

My Project

With all of the great resources from Scholastic Books, these young scholars will be able to experience the love of learning by holding vibrant books in their hands. Exploring the world around them by reading about nonfiction topics that are crucial for students to know and understand.

Eager learners need opportunities to explore the world in the classroom!

These nonfiction books and newsletters will provide students with a vast amount of information that connects to their background knowledge, helping them retain important information! They are like little sponges, and it is my job to give them the materials they need to soak up as much information as possible, in a fun and memorable way.

Mrs. Barrick
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 27 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Let's Find Out, Kindergarten (min. 5 subscriptions per order) - 32 Issues / Min. 5 Subscriptions / Kindergarten • Scholastic Classroom Magazines $5.75 27 $155.25
Let's Find Out: My Rebus Readers (Multiple Copy Set) - Box of 144 Books / 24 Titles (6 Copies Each) / Pre-K–K • Scholastic Classroom Magazines $99.00 1 $99.00
Weather, Scholastic News Nonfiction Readers: Grades 1 - 2 - Box of 6 titles, 6 copies each title / - / Grades 1–2 • Scholastic Classroom Magazines $89.00 1 $89.00

Materials cost

$343.25

Vendor shipping charges

$34.32

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.15

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$412.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$72.83

Total project goal

$485.55

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$485.55

6 Donors

-$380.28

Donations toward project cost

-$323.24

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.04

match offer

-$105.27

Match offer toward project cost

-$89.48

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.79

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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