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

Rockin' Reading

My students need chapter books to grow as readers.

  • $171 goal

This project expired on January 31, 2016.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are rocking reading this year! They are so eager to have books in their hands. Our classroom library primarily consist of storybooks and these growing readers need more. We are in need of chapter books to help these readers soar to new heights!

My students are excited about reading.

They have discovered some favorite characters that they want to learn more about: Fly Guy, Junie B. Jones, Nancy Clancy, and Flat Stanley to name just a few. Our classroom library is very limited to the types of chapter books they need to grow as readers.

My Project

My students need chapter books to grow as readers. These books will be purchased and placed in our classroom library. The classroom library is a cuddly place where kids love to snuggle up with a good book. Children check out books and keep them safe in their own reading bag. During our day, whether at Reader's Workshop or free time children are often engaged in reading their favorite books.

These children have so much enthusiasm for reading.

They are growing by leaps and bounds. Your donation would provide each child with more appropriate text in their hands. It would enable our readers to grow to the next level!

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flat Stanley Collection Box Set, The • AKJ Books $10.94 1 $10.94
Magic Tree House #53: Shadow of the Shark • AKJ Books $9.48 1 $9.48
Super Fly Guy Tedd Arnold, Tedd Arnold (Illustrator) • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Shoo, Fly Guy! Tedd Arnold, Tedd Arnold (Illustrator) • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
There was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Fly Guy Tedd Arnold • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Fly High, Fly Guy! Tedd Arnold • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Hi! Fly Guy Tedd Arnold, Tedd Arnold (Illustrator) • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Dinosaurs • AKJ Books $4.37 1 $4.37
Junie B. Jones and Some Sneaky Peeky Spying • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Dragon of the Red Dawn (Magic Tree House Series #37) Mary Po • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Pirates Past Noon • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Dark Day in the Deep Sea (Magic Tree House Series #39) Mary • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Afternoon on the Amazon • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Junie B. Jones Is Captain Field Day • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Dragon of the Red Dawn (Magic Tree House Series #37) Mary Po • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Junie B. Jones Is (Almost) a Flower Girl • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Nancy Clancy Secret Admirer • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Junie B. Jones is a Party Animal • AKJ Books $3.64 1 $3.64
Henry & Mudge First Book • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Henry & Mudge & Very Merry Xmas • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Henry & Mudge Annie''s Good Move • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Henry And Mudge And Annie''s Perfect Pet • AKJ Books $2.91 1 $2.91
Henry &Mudge and the Big Sleepover • AKJ Books $2.85 1 $2.85

Materials cost

$104.82

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.18

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$144.57

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.51

Total project goal

$170.08

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$170.08

5 Donors

-$119.79

Donations toward project cost

-$106.32

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.47

match offer

-$45.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$38.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.29

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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