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Mrs. Gagliano from Milwaukee WI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading Makes The World BIG

My students need access to book collections that make reading an enjoyable experience.

  • $644 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

When you walk in our classroom, you would encounter 30 energetic, enthusiastic, hard-working kindergartners ready to learn. Our school has a student population that includes 67% of students who receive free/reduced price lunch and 17% of students who are English Language Learners.

In my classroom, I have a diverse group of students including English Language Learners and three different home languages represented.

The students and I work hard to create a safe, friendly classroom environment that is inclusive of a diverse group of learners.

My Project

Books in the hands of young readers? Yes! I can only imagine how excited my students will be as they take home a collection of Clifford books throughout the school year. The collection of books will be sent home on special days throughout the school year, such as the day of a field trip or the day before winter break. The children can keep the books at home to begin, or enhance, a home library for students.

The more children are exposed to stories, the more likely reading will become an everyday part of their life.

I am hoping to spark a love of reading by providing meaningful literacy experiences for young children. Please help make the world BIG by putting books in the hands of young children.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Clifford Goes to Kindergarten • AKJ Education $3.59 32 $114.88
Clifford, We Love You • AKJ Education $3.59 32 $114.88
Scholastic Reader Level 1: Clifford's Class Trip • AKJ Education $2.91 32 $93.12
Clifford's First Snow Day • AKJ Education $2.91 32 $93.12
Clifford's Puppy Days: Halloween Howl Halloween Howl • AKJ Education $2.91 32 $93.12

Materials cost

$509.12

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.64

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$546.76

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$96.49

Total project goal

$643.25

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$643.25

1 Donor

-$643.25

Donations toward project cost

-$546.76

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$96.49

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$0.00

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