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Mrs. Wakefield from Reno NV is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading the World

Help me give my students a wide variety of books to read! My students love to read just don't have access to a good variety!

  • $545 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Typical high school students. Wanting to provide more reading options for them. They read a lot and a variety, I am hoping to provide them a large variety. While we are lucky to still have a library, funding continues to regularly get cut. The kids need variety in order to pursue their interests. This project will help provide them with a greater variety of the regions we study. Please help my students be learners and readers for their whole lives!

My Project

Providing more reading options for students helps create readers. If they find material that is interesting to them, they will pick it up and read it! Thus....filling my classroom library and the school library with a wide variety of reading topics will help us reach out goal!

While we are lucky to still have a library, annual funding continues to regularly get cut.

The kids need variety in order to pursue their interests. This project will help provide them with a greater variety of the regions we study. Please help my students be learners and readers for their whole lives!

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This project will reach 185 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The World of Maps: Map Reading and Interpretation for the 21st Century • Amazon Business $58.93 1 $58.93
Me Against My Brother: At War in Somalia, Sudan and Rwanda • Amazon Business $40.90 1 $40.90
Jordan and the Arab Uprisings: Regime Survival and Politics Beyond the State (Columbia Studies in Middle East Politics) • Amazon Business $30.00 1 $30.00
A Planet of 3 Billion: Mapping Humanity's Long History of Ecological Destruction and Finding Our Way to a Resilient Future: A Global Citizen's Guide to Saving the Planet • Amazon Business $29.10 1 $29.10
Honey and Venom: Confessions of an Urban Beekeeper • Amazon Business $27.00 1 $27.00
The Ages of Globalization: Geography, Technology, and Institutions • Amazon Business $24.95 1 $24.95
North Korea: A History • Amazon Business $24.49 1 $24.49
The Rohingyas: Inside Myanmar's Genocide • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
The Knowledge Gap: The hidden cause of America's broken education system--and how to fix it • Amazon Business $18.49 1 $18.49
How to Lie with Maps, Third Edition • Amazon Business $18.39 1 $18.39
Interior Chinatown: A Novel • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Behemoth: A History of the Factory and the Making of the Modern World • Amazon Business $16.79 1 $16.79
Into the Hands of the Soldiers: Freedom and Chaos in Egypt and the Middle East • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Treasure Hunters: The Plunder Down Under (Treasure Hunters (7)) • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
A Rope from the Sky: The Making and Unmaking of the World's Newest State • Amazon Business $13.39 1 $13.39
Scavengers • Amazon Business $12.35 1 $12.35
Animal Farm: The Graphic Novel • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99

Materials cost

$392.19

Vendor shipping charges

$3.92

State sales tax

$30.79

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.88

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$462.78

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$81.67

Total project goal

$544.45

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$544.45

1 Donor

-$417.81

Donations toward project cost

-$362.64

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$55.17

match offer

-$117.81

Match offer toward project cost

-$100.14

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.67

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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