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Mrs. Thomas from Gardena CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ready to Listen! Ready to Read!

My students need books on cd for the classroom listening center.

  • $727 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come to school every day ready to learn, be challenged, and have fun! They love to read and be read to! My goal is to give them as many opportunities to read and be read to that I can during the school year.

My school is a Title I school with students receiving free breakfast and after school daycare.

My class consists of ELD and SEL students who need extra help to access the curriculum. Although my students require extra help, they come to school every day ready to learn!

My Project

The books on CD will help my students to practice their listening, and reading skills. Students will be able to hear how books should be read while following along in the book. Students will be able to make connections with words and their meanings without having to struggle to sound out words. Also my students need fun character books to spark their interest and love for reading. The plush characters will make their reading experience cool! These materials will help my struggling and advanced readers to be able to see how a story should be read with expression, to make reading fun and interesting. 

Mrs. Thomas
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RE810X - My First Informational Text Read-Alongs - Set 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $139.00 1 $139.00
RE726 - Wemberly Worried Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning Materials $44.50 1 $44.50
RE703 - Chrysanthemum Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning Materials $44.50 1 $44.50
RE753 - Julius: The Baby of the World Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning Materials $44.50 1 $44.50
RE258 - Red Riding Hood Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning Materials $40.50 1 $40.50
Pete the Cat Doll and 4 Paperback Book Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $33.96 1 $33.96
Pigeon & Don't Let The Pigeon Drive The Bus Set - Hardcover • Kaplan Early Learning Company $33.96 1 $33.96
RE229 - Henry and Mudge Under the Yellow Moon Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning Materials $28.50 1 $28.50
RE228 - Henry and Mudge and the Sneaky Crackers Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning Materials $28.50 1 $28.50
RE226 - Henry and Mudge in the Sparkle Days Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning Materials $28.50 1 $28.50
RE224 - Henry and Mudge in the Green Time Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning Materials $28.50 1 $28.50
Elephant 7" & Piggie 5" Plush Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $23.80 1 $23.80

Materials cost

$518.72

Vendor shipping charges

$13.76

State sales tax

$47.46

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$617.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$109.01

Total project goal

$726.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$726.73

2 Donors

-$373.36

Donations toward project cost

-$317.36

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.00

match offer

-$353.36

Match offer toward project cost

-$300.36

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$53.00

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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