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Mrs. Hawn from Cadet MO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Spring Flooding! Help Flood my Students with Books!

My students need copies of Flying Solo, Island of the Blue Dolphins, and books on investing to create world ready mindful students and lifelong readers.

  • $398 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in our building are extremely bright and ready to explore each and every day! We live in a very rural community. We are proud of where we live and how we have grown to overcome many challenges.

Our students are our greatest success, and we need to continue to help them reach their full potential!

Students in our building are not afraid to take on new challenges and want to show everyone what they can do. They are determined to represent our community by pushing themselves to conquer goals that are set before them.

My Project

Students will become lifelong readers if they have a variety of books to choose from and find that special spot called "readers flow."

Having multiple copies of books will challenge my students not only to read, but encourage peer discussions to find similarities in their reading and relationships among the stories and their lives.

Flying Solo is an important book for youth that touches on independence, death and the importance of communication, through the eyes of students their age. As stated by Vygotsky, "Children grow into the intellectual life of those around them."

Students flooded with books have more opportunities to read a good variety of genres.

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

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 80 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flying Solo • AKJ Education $5.83 10 $58.30
The River • AKJ Education $7.29 5 $36.45
Brian's Winter • AKJ Education $7.29 5 $36.45
Island of the Blue Dolphins • AKJ Education $5.83 5 $29.15
Hatchet • AKJ Education $5.48 5 $27.40
The Young Investor Projects and Activities for Making Your Money Grow • AKJ Education $13.46 2 $26.92
Who Was Mark Twain? • AKJ Education $4.37 5 $21.85
The Trail of Tears • AKJ Education $3.59 5 $17.95
Number the Stars • AKJ Education $5.58 3 $16.74
All About the Green: The Teens' Guide to Finding • AKJ Education $8.06 2 $16.12
11 Birthdays: A Wish Novel • AKJ Education $5.10 3 $15.30
Sophie Pitt Turnbull Discovers • AKJ Education $0.50 1 $0.50
Bitten • AKJ Education $0.50 1 $0.50

Materials cost

$303.63

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$338.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.68

Total project goal

$397.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$397.86

1 Donor

-$397.86

Donations toward project cost

-$338.18

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.68

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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