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Ms. Theeuwes from Indianapolis IN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

SCHO-Excited for Scholastic Magazines!

My students need Scholastic Magazines to learn more about the world around us with authentic reading materials.

  • $277 goal

This project expired on September 10, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My Kindergartners are loving and caring, active and spontaneous but they have so many hardships to overcome both in and outside our classroom. Between living in low income homes, free and reduced lunch, homelessness, and foster care, they still come into class eager and ready to learn. I may not be able to control what goes on in their home lives, but I give my all to make their school lives warm and inviting.

Coming into class and learning to read is one of the hardest things they have to do but they put 110% into it.

Most of my Kindergartners are having trouble learning the most basic sight words, let alone being able to read Kindergarten leveled text. We do not have a reading curriculum that supports their reading levels and end up having to find reading books they can read by themselves from other sources but not in their interest levels. 83% of my students are reading below grade level. I want to provide them a life long love of learning by providing them the tools for them to succeed!

My Project

These Scholastic Magazines will help my kindergartners learn more about the world around us. The topics Scholastic will cover; school, community, holidays, and science, are all relevant to my kiddos. The authentic reading material of a magazine are things most of them do not get to interact with.

In our inner-city, my students do not get to go many places and these Scholastic Magazines will open them up to a world of new discoveries.

I want to broaden their knowledge base to include places they would not normally get to go and things they do not get to see or experience.

Ms. Theeuwes
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 32 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Let's Find Out, Kindergarten (min. 5 subscriptions per order) - 32 Issues / Min. 5 Subscriptions / Kindergarten • Scholastic Classroom Magazines $5.75 32 $184.00

Materials cost

$184.00

Vendor shipping charges

$18.40

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.76

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$235.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.50

Total project goal

$276.66

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$276.66

3 Donors

-$137.20

Donations toward project cost

-$128.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.00

match offer

-$125.84

Match offer toward project cost

-$106.96

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.88

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$13.62

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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