You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 
  • $2,554 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. BAYNE
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 6 donors
  • $0 still needed

Reading Our Number One Goal!!

The cost of the Reading Level Library is $2516, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

I teach Reading/Science at my school and thanks to DonorsChoose my classroom is full of Science resources. Because of our testing scores, I am over the Reading Lab and we desperately need items to reach our lower reading students. My school has no active PTO, we are a Chapter 1 school, and because of the Hurricane we now have around 30 students from New Orleans. I have a very important job ahead of me and it is going to take some very good resources to help our students get on the reading level where they should be so they will successfully pass the state test. This leads me to the first resource I am asking for, a Reading Level Library. These books help students build their confidence, reading fluency, and comprehension skills. With the activites included in the kit, the students will be able to improve on skills that are very critical to passing the TAKS Test. Nonfiction and Fiction Reading Kits would be great for the kids to actually do activities that would help them to see the differences between the two. Word cards, reading board games, teacher books, and computer disks will all be great resources to help practice new skills, review things that have been taught, help with peer tutoring that will hopefully make them lifelong readers. I hope you see the importance of this proposal and how it will touch so many kids present and future. Thank you for considering this proposal.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT160X - Leveled Books Classroom Library 2 • Lakeshore Learning $475.00 1 $475.00
EE340X - 5th Grade Literature Circles Reading Kit • Lakeshore Learning $169.00 2 $338.00
EE330X - 4th Grade Literature Circles Reading Kit • Lakeshore Learning $169.00 2 $338.00
GG370 - Reading Comprehension Games Library - Gr • Lakeshore Learning $139.00 1 $139.00
GG880 - Reading Comprehension Games Library - Gr • Lakeshore Learning $139.00 1 $139.00
EE380X - Reading Comprehension Activity Centers - • Lakeshore Learning $75.00 1 $75.00
EE838 - Nonfiction Reading Comprehension Learnin • Lakeshore Learning $69.50 1 $69.50
EE837 - Fiction Reading Comprehension Learning C • Lakeshore Learning $69.50 1 $69.50
GG856 - Vocabulary Practice Cards - Gr. 4-6 • Lakeshore Learning $49.95 1 $49.95
EE378 - Vocabulary Quiz Game Show - Gr. 4-6 • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95
LA127 - Stick-On Pocket Chart • Lakeshore Learning $36.50 1 $36.50
DS723 - Web Organizer Pocket Chart • Lakeshore Learning $29.99 1 $29.99
AW950 - Coupon for 12 Fertilized Chicken Eggs • Lakeshore Learning $27.50 1 $27.50
GG765 - Activity Center Stand • Lakeshore Learning $14.95 1 $14.95

Materials cost

$1,841.84

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$2,094.07

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$459.67

Total project goal

$2,553.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$2,553.74

6 Donors

-$2,434.43

Donations toward project cost

-$2,095.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$339.43

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$120.45

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 300 students.

Project Activity

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo
{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Houston","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[29753],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"TX","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"merchant.com.donorschoose1.prod","proposalId":39467,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":2,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/reading-our-number-one-goal/39467/","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":300,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. BAYNE","authorIds":{"29753":{"owner":"Ms. BAYNE","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[39467],"proposalHash":"512699320","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://cdn.donorschoose.net/images/placeholder-avatars/136/teacher-placeholder-2_136.png","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":22,"teacherChallengeId":72973,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":{"completingDonationAmount":444,"proposalURL":"project/school-has-ended-in-a-building-but-not/4868382/","proposalTitle":"School Has Ended in a Building, But Not at Home","proposalId":4868382},"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":29753,"schoolCounty":"Harris","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"TX","name":"Texas"}}