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Mrs. Tracy from Philadelphia PA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Social Studies Is Important Too!

My students need Social Studies books to expand their education and minds!

  • $234 goal

This project expired on October 12, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach for the School District of Philadelphia Funding can be limited, and I would like to provide the best tools for instruction for my future students.

We are required to teach Social Studies in third grade, yet do not have any resources to teach it.

It is crucial for third grade students to learn the ways of the world, and the history of it! Providing my students with Social Studies resources will literally change their world, and their knowledge of it!

My Project

As a third grade teacher in the School District of Philadelphia, we are required to teach Social Studies, yet we unfortunately do not have any resources! I found a free website with amazing resources for Social Studies, yet books are required for the lessons. The books are not provided with the lessons.

By allowing students to have access to these non-fiction stories, they will have a whole year of Social Studies at their fingertips!

This project will help the class have an actual Social Studies program, and it will give the students the opportunity to learn about all the wonders of the world! Your donation will go directly to the non-fiction books to follow an amazing Social Studies program for my third grade students!

Mrs. Tracy
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Growing Up In Ancient Greece (Growing Up In series) • Amazon Business $30.96 1 $30.96
If You Lived With The Hopi Indians • Amazon Business $17.26 1 $17.26
One World, Many Religions: The Ways We Worship • Amazon Business $15.32 1 $15.32
The Massachusetts Bay Colony: The History and Legacy of the Settlement of Colonial New England • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
What Is Religion? (Our Multicultural World) • Amazon Business $8.95 1 $8.95
What Do You Believe? (Big Questions) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Liberty!: How the Revolutionary War Began (Landmark Books) • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
If You Lived With The Indians Of The Northwest Coast • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
If You Lived With The Iroquois • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00
Ancient Greece and the Olympics: A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House (Magic Tree House Fact Tracker) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
The Gods and Goddesses of Olympus (Trophy Picture Books (Paperback)) • Amazon Business $5.70 1 $5.70
Ancient Rome and Pompeii: A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #13: Vacation Under the Volcano • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
Paul Revere's Ride • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
If You Lived With The Sioux Indians • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
If You Lived With The Cherokees • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
The Massachusetts Colony (True Books: American History (Paperback)) • Amazon Business $5.56 1 $5.56
. . . If You Sailed on the Mayflower in 1620 • Amazon Business $5.31 1 $5.31
If You Lived At The Time Of The American Revolution • Amazon Business $5.31 1 $5.31
Pilgrims: A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #27: Thanksgiving on Thursday • Amazon Business $4.79 1 $4.79

Materials cost

$165.67

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.49

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$198.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$34.97

Total project goal

$233.13

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$233.13

7 Donors

-$229.60

Donations toward project cost

-$198.16

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.44

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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