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Mrs. Benko from Hudsonville MI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Spanish Language Learners' Library

Help me give my students the opportunity to read in Spanish in my classroom every week.

  • $593 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are beginning learners of the Spanish language. They are mainly freshmen and sophomores taking a Level 2 Spanish class. They are eager and enthusiastic students who would greatly benefit from reading daily in Spanish. Magazines and short novels is what I would like my students to read every week. By incorporating FVR (free voluntary reading) time into my lessons, my students will increase their Spanish vocabulary and practice their fluency with the language.

By becoming better readers, they will become better writers and also speakers of the Spanish language.

My Project

My classroom library will be a place where my students will really enjoy learning more vocabulary and cultural stories in Spanish. My students will be able to pick books, which will in turn, help them to enjoy independent reading time in Spanish.

By building up my library and with these short novels and magazines, my students will be able to choose from a variety reading levels that will allow them to read independently at their own pace.

They will also be able to choose books that interest them. The best way to increase their Spanish reading ability is to read more, and these books will continue to help my students grow stronger in that area. This project will also help enrich their experiences by learning about the Spanish speaking world in terms of the culture.

Mrs. Benko
Grades 9-12

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 150 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
El capibara con botas (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $8.50 30 $255.00
Ahora, Spanish, Grades 6-12, Level 2 (min. 10 subscriptions per order) • Scholastic Magazines and Book Clubs $7.99 10 $79.90
¿Qué Tal?, Spanish, Grades 6-12, Level 1 (min. 10 subscriptions per order) • Scholastic Magazines and Book Clubs $7.99 10 $79.90
Fiesta fatal • Amazon Business $8.50 1 $8.50
Agentes secretos y el mural de Picasso • Amazon Business $8.39 1 $8.39
La isla más peligrosa (Lo m?s peligroso) (Volume 1) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $7.00 1 $7.00
Pancho y las momias (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $6.50 1 $6.50
La Novia Perfecta (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00

Materials cost

$451.19

Vendor shipping charges

$15.98

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$503.94

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$88.93

Total project goal

$592.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$592.87

4 Donors

-$592.87

Donations toward project cost

-$503.94

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$88.93

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$0.00

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