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  • 1 donor
  • $576 still needed
  • $586 goal
Ms. Roofe
Never Before Funded Grades 3-5
Never Before Funded
  • 1 donor
  • $576 still needed

Reading Rockstars in 3rd Grade!

Help me give my students diverse children literature and books to help foster a love of reading, teach acceptance of human diversity, and to encourage them to embrace culture.

My Students

I am a third grade inclusion teacher who teaches a fabulous group of diverse students. My students all differ in ethnicities, race, socioeconomic backgrounds, culture, gender, abilities, and motives. Each student brings something unique to the classroom and always brings a smile to my face. A goal of mine is to create a warm and welcoming classroom that is safe for all my students to grow and learn. From the beginning of the year, I focus on building a strong relationship with students based on respect and understanding because in my classroom we are "TEAM ROOFE" and we strive to help one another and be kind to all. I'm so thankful for my students because not only are they learning from me, but I am learning from them.

My Project

As a teacher and a lifelong learner, it is important for me to help foster a love of reading for students. Reading helps take children to different places without having to actually travel. With a classroom library that is filled with engaging and diverse children literature, I can accomplish my goal. Diverse books will help me to teach acceptance of human diversity and to encourage students to embrace culture. I can use them as read alouds and implement them into lessons, too. This will help create a culture of respect and acceptance into my classroom. Thank you for supporting my 3rd grade reading rockstars! It is truly appreciated!

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ordinary People Change the World (10 Books) • AKJ Education $124.70 1 $124.70
Sports Illustrated Kids (18 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $96.84 1 $96.84
Grade 3 Nonfiction (10 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $40.73 1 $40.73
Ready-to-Read Childhoods of Famous Americans (10 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $37.59 1 $37.59
My Weird School (10 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $37.34 1 $37.34
Pebble Guides: My World (6 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $31.20 1 $31.20
Dork Diaries Box Set (Books 4-6) Dork Diaries 4; Dork Diaries 5; Dork Diaries 6 • AKJ Education $30.65 1 $30.65
Dork Diaries Box Set (Book 1-3) Dork Diaries; Dork Diaries 2; Dork Diaries 3 • AKJ Education $30.65 1 $30.65
I Have an Olive Tree • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
The Fiesta Dress • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29
The Story Of Ruby Bridges: Special Anniversary Edition (Common Core Exemplar) • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10

Materials cost

$455.22

Vendor shipping charges

$6.00

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.83

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$498.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$87.89

Total project goal

$585.94

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$585.94

1 Donor

-$10.00

Donations toward project cost

-$8.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.50

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$575.94

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This project will reach 24 students.

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