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Mrs. Coleman from Trenton SC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Revving Up Reading!

My students need 6 copies of 18 book titles, which are on four different reading levels.

  • $537 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

I teach 2nd grade in a high-poverty school where more then 80% of the students get free and/or reduced lunch. I want my students to develop and apply their reading skills to understand and appreciate progressively more complex texts. I want to show them that reading can be fun and that it will open many doors for them in the future.

I want my students to be able to read books that are at their reading level and then be able carry on a conversation with their peers about what they have read. I do not have the book sets necessary to teach this way. We only have the basal reader and it is not at many of my students' level. These book sets will allow my students to see reading in a whole new way that will open their eyes to the wonderful world of reading.

I will need 18 sets of 6 books that are at varying levels. These book sets will allow me to teach reading to my students in a way that will increase their reading levels and reading abilities.

Your help will make it possible for my students to become the best readers they can be.

Mrs. Coleman
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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21 donors21 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Amelia Bedelia (Paperback) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
Me And My Robot • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
Bad Hair Day • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
Wild Wild Wolves • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
Bravest Dog Ever • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
Baseball Ballerina • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
The Dragons Scales • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
Helen Keller • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
No Tooth No Quarter • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
Soccer Sam • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
Pinky And Rex (Paperback) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.40 6 $20.40
Harriet Tubman And The Freedom Train (Paperback) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.40 6 $20.40
Sacagawea And The Bravest Deed • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.40 6 $20.40
Henry And Mudge And The Forever Sea • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.40 6 $20.40
Days With Frog And Toad (Paperback) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
Mouse Soup (Paperback) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
Dear Tooth Fairy • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58
Case of The Missing Jelly Donut - Paperback • Kaplan Early Learning Company $3.43 6 $20.58

Materials cost

$369.72

Vendor shipping charges

$36.97

State sales tax

$18.49

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$9.00

Total project cost

$439.76

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$96.53

Total project goal

$536.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$536.29

21 Donors

-$536.29

Donations toward project cost

-$439.76

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$96.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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