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Mrs. Cerda from Bakersfield CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading is Out of this World!

My students need a class set of Fish in a Tree and a reading rug to take our imaginations out of this world!

  • $638 goal

This project expired on May 30, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is a diverse place, where we all share a common love and passion—learning! We are always looking for the next challenge and what more we can learn. We are a Title I school with the majority of our students receiving free or reduced priced lunches. Forever wanting the best for all of my students, I want to make my classroom the most enriching and exciting environment I possibly can.

I have a bright, talented and fun bunch of fourth-grade students.

My Project

My class loves to read and have discussions. We particularly love novels that relate to elementary students. Fish in a Tree is a wonderful novel that teaches students that it is ok to be different and good friends can help you through difficult times. This book will have wonderful discussion topics, will help increase their fluency and comprehension, and challenge their reading abilities. Our reading rug will give us a place to lounge and read.

With this project, I want to keep the love of reading strong in my classroom and give my students a comfy area to go and take reading out of this world!

Mrs. Cerda
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 31 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fish in a Tree • Amazon Business $13.59 30 $407.70
KC CUBS Playtime Collection Space Safari Road Map Educational Learning & Game Area Rug Carpet for Kids and Children Bedrooms and Playroom (5' 0" x 6' 6") • Amazon Business $54.99 1 $54.99

Materials cost

$462.69

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$42.34

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$541.97

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$95.64

Total project goal

$637.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$637.61

1 Donor

-$637.61

Donations toward project cost

-$541.97

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$95.64

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$0.00

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