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Mrs. Donaghey from Tecumseh OK is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading Rocks!

My students need A classroom CD player and books on cd's.

  • $561 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a First Grade teacher in a low income, high poverty school district, where 70% of our students receive free or reduced lunches. Our school serves over 200 First and Second Grade students every day. Our staff continues to create a safe atmosphere of acceptance and love for our students. We meet each child where they are while fostering a lifelong love of learning. For many of our students, school is the only place they feel safe, accepted and loved.

My Project

My students need a CD and cassette player to listen to stories read by various readers. Listening to others read is great way to build reading skills and fluency. I have chosen level 1 and level 2 books that students can use to increase vocabulary, identify patterns in words, and build strong fluent readers. Each set of books has 6 different stories. Reading is the foundation of education. I believe teaching a student to read is the greatest achievement we can give them. If we can teach them to read, we can teach them to be anything they want to be!

Mrs. Donaghey
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RE210X - Ready-To-Read Read-Alongs - Level 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $139.00 1 $139.00
RE435X - I Can Read! Read-Alongs - Level 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $139.00 1 $139.00
CE326 - Classroom CD/Cassette Player with Bluetooth® • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.00 1 $129.00

Materials cost

$407.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$33.17

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.10

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$476.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$84.05

Total project goal

$560.32

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$560.32

1 Donor

-$560.32

Donations toward project cost

-$476.27

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$84.05

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$0.00

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