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Mrs. M from Sand Point AK is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading, Writing, Oh, MY!

Help me give my students mentor texts for better reading and writing response.

  • $447 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are thoughtful, kind, energetic and enthusiastic. They are enthusiastic about learning, but some have developed a love-hate relationship with reading. They need books to draw them into reading and encourage them to read for fun.

My students are reluctant readers and writers.

They are in need of access to books that make them want to read. Ones that draw their attention and guide their writing. They are good kids with wonderful personalities, who are eager to learn all they can.

My Project

Please help provide my students books to help them become better writers. Books like "Word Collector" can open their eyes to new words they may not have known before. It will help them gain a new understanding of text in both, reading and writing. I plan to use books such as "Nerdy Birdy" to help guide students into understanding text on a deeper level, and then use that understanding to help them become better writers than they were before. The books will help them understand the different types of sentences that authors use to write and how that text variety is beneficial to the reader.

Mrs. M
Grades 3-5

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Show; Don't Tell!: Secrets of Writing • Amazon Business $23.57 1 $23.57
Stick and Stone • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
The Best Story • Amazon Business $16.14 1 $16.14
The Day You Begin • Amazon Business $14.58 1 $14.58
The Word Collector • Amazon Business $14.16 1 $14.16
I'm NOT just a Scribble... • Amazon Business $14.12 1 $14.12
The Word Collector • Amazon Business $13.64 1 $13.64
Nerdy Birdy • Amazon Business $13.62 1 $13.62
I Am Peace: A Book of Mindfulness • Amazon Business $13.46 1 $13.46
What Should Danny Do? (The Power to Choose Series) • Amazon Business $13.19 1 $13.19
Each Kindness (Jane Addams Award Book (Awards)) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Because • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
I Walk with Vanessa: A Story About a Simple Act of Kindness • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Rocket Writes a Story • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
I Am Human: A Book of Empathy • Amazon Business $11.80 1 $11.80
A Moment In Time • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Happy Dreamer • Amazon Business $9.88 1 $9.88
Fish in a Tree • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Now & Ben: The Modern Inventions of Benjamin Franklin • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Goin' Someplace Special • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
P Is for Pterodactyl: The Worst Alphabet Book Ever • Amazon Business $8.59 1 $8.59
Author: A True Story • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Roller Coaster • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Old Elm Speaks: Tree Poems • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Little Red Writing • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The Plot Chickens • Amazon Business $7.67 1 $7.67
Freedom Summer • Amazon Business $7.63 1 $7.63
The Story of the Statue of Liberty (Rise and Shine) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Fireflies • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Salt in His Shoes: Michael Jordan in Pursuit of a Dream • Amazon Business $6.98 1 $6.98

Materials cost

$339.04

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$5.09

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.09

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$379.22

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$66.92

Total project goal

$446.14

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$446.14

15 Donors

-$444.38

Donations toward project cost

-$379.22

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$65.16

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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