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Mrs. Robinson from Burgaw NC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Rise With Esperanza, Learning Through Literacy!

Help me give my students a class set of the novel Esperanza Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan and additional curricular materials.

  • $254 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My 4th grade students are absolutely incredible! We live in a rural area of North Carolina. My students have a wide range of diverse backgrounds.

My students are curious, adventurous, compassionate, and cheerful and will accept any challenge given to them.

These boys and girls will do amazing things in life.

They are curious about so many different things and are not afraid to ask! I do my best to teach them to be proud of who they are and to not be afraid to try new things!

My Project

My 4th graders are beginning to read to learn, rather than learn to read. Reading is the most important skills they will develop at this age that will support them as life long learners. I am requesting a class set of "Esperanza Rising" and other curricular materials to encourage this skill.

With a book in their hand, my students will share an experience of resilience and love for family as they rise with Esperanza.

My students will learn, through Esperanza, the fortitude of a migrant family. Many of my students will be able to relate to this experience, as Hurricane Florence resulted in several of my students being displaced.

Mrs. Robinson
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Esperanza Rising • AKJ Education $4.89 22 $107.58
Esperanza Rising - Teaching Unit (Enhanced eBook) • AKJ Education $34.99 1 $34.99
Esperanza Rising • AKJ Education $18.25 1 $18.25
Esperanza Rising Teacher Guide NU7861 • AKJ Education $8.75 1 $8.75

Materials cost

$169.57

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$13.23

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$215.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.00

Total project goal

$253.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$253.34

1 Donor

-$253.34

Donations toward project cost

-$215.34

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.00

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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