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Ms. Lo Bello from Eugene OR is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Replacement Texts for Low Income Students

Help me give my students replacement texts. We do our best to keep books current and on the shelves, but inevitably books go missing.

  • $332 goal

This project expired on June 19, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school serves a low income, high needs population. The school over the last several years has seen a decline in enrollment due to school choice/lottery policies. Despite this decline in enrollment, we continue to push for high achievement and innovative practices, and it is because of this that I am seeking to improve a classroom library for extensive choice reading. Our kind and hard-working kids will respond to the high interest engaging texts and through interacting with them and each other, we can potentially change their lives. A great book can inspire and change a person. It can draw a person in and open doors to new ideas. It can give a student a new way of looking at things. Our kids deserve nothing less than this.

My Project

Having relevant and engaging classroom libraries is integral to having successful choice reading. When students have choice, their engagement goes up. When students choose texts that are suspenseful or dramatic or heartfelt, they often continue reading, which leads to trying other books.

The books I have placed in my cart have been my most successful titles that have either gone missing or have been read so much that they need to be replaced.

I call books like this a gateway to reading, and unfortunately they go missing at times and I do my best to replace them. Thanks for helping!

Ms. Lo Bello
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 150 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Nowhere Girls • Amazon Business $13.29 2 $26.58
Speak: The Graphic Novel • Amazon Business $11.97 2 $23.94
Long Way Down • Amazon Business $6.70 3 $20.10
Milk and Honey • Amazon Business $10.00 2 $20.00
Moxie: A Novel • Amazon Business $9.68 2 $19.36
salt. • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Two Can Keep a Secret • Amazon Business $15.79 1 $15.79
The Giver (Graphic Novel) (Giver Quartet) • Amazon Business $15.31 1 $15.31
Homegoing • Amazon Business $12.80 1 $12.80
No Matter the Wreckage • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
The Sun and Her Flowers • Amazon Business $12.74 1 $12.74
The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir • Amazon Business $12.23 1 $12.23
Night Sky with Exit Wounds • Amazon Business $10.87 1 $10.87
The Vegetarian • Amazon Business $10.20 1 $10.20
How to Be a Person in the World: Ask Polly's Guide Through the Paradoxes of Modern Life • Amazon Business $10.20 1 $10.20
the princess saves herself in this one • Amazon Business $9.54 1 $9.54

Materials cost

$248.40

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.73

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$282.13

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$49.79

Total project goal

$331.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$331.92

6 Donors

-$222.00

Donations toward project cost

-$188.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.30

match offer

-$109.92

Match offer toward project cost

-$93.43

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.49

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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