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Mrs. Fifita from Salt Lake Cty UT is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Storybook STEM

My students need these books to tie literacy and STEM together.

  • $500 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Working in a low income/high poverty neighborhood, my students face many challenges both in and out of the classroom. I want to keep life simple for them, as they still need to be kids, but engaging enough to learn.

My students come from a variety of different backgrounds, but have so much in common.

They are thinkers, dreamers and believers who can do whatever they set their mind to do! They are excited to come to school and WANT to learn about the world around them. They have so much to offer to others.

My Project

All students need access to STEM books! These books will help us tie STEM into our daily learning.

STEM is very important in education and I want to give my students all the opportunities I can so they can dream, create and bring to life their own ideas and see their ideas in action.

Each month students will have different projects to make based off of the books they read! I want my students to see the connections between their world and the books we read.

I want my students to understand what awaits them in the future and what they can do if they persevere!

Mrs. Fifita
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 25 students.

3 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Polar Express 30th anniversary edition • Amazon Business $17.95 1 $17.95
Iggy Peck, Architect • Amazon Business $16.16 1 $16.16
Perfect Square • Amazon Business $15.82 1 $15.82
You Think It's Easy Being the Tooth Fairy? • Amazon Business $15.03 1 $15.03
If I Built a House • Amazon Business $14.77 1 $14.77
When a Dragon Moves In • Amazon Business $14.38 1 $14.38
Toasting Marshmallows: Camping Poems • Amazon Business $14.32 1 $14.32
We're All Wonders • Amazon Business $14.24 1 $14.24
I Wanna New Room • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59
The Most Magnificent Thing • Amazon Business $13.56 1 $13.56
Ada Twist, Scientist • Amazon Business $13.46 1 $13.46
What To Do With a Box • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
The Day the Crayons Quit • Amazon Business $12.69 1 $12.69
What Do You Do With an Idea? • Amazon Business $12.06 1 $12.06
The Easter Egg • Amazon Business $11.96 1 $11.96
A Wish to Be a Christmas Tree • Amazon Business $11.66 1 $11.66
The Giving Tree • Amazon Business $11.39 1 $11.39
Press Here • Amazon Business $10.76 1 $10.76
Leaf Man • Amazon Business $10.21 1 $10.21
The Recess Queen • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
If You Take a Mouse to School • Amazon Business $9.78 1 $9.78
Balloons over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's Parade (Bank Street College of Education Flora Stieglitz Straus Award (Awards)) • Amazon Business $9.77 1 $9.77
Gingerbread Christmas • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49
Groundhog Day! • Amazon Business $7.18 1 $7.18
Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Big Pumpkin • Amazon Business $6.88 1 $6.88
If I Were President • Amazon Business $6.64 1 $6.64
Snowballs (Rise and Shine) • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
My Friend Rabbit: A Picture Book • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Snowflake Bentley • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Where the Wild Things Are • Amazon Business $6.36 1 $6.36
Compost Stew: An A to Z Recipe for the Earth • Amazon Business $6.09 1 $6.09
The Bee Tree • Amazon Business $6.07 1 $6.07
Day It Rained Hearts • Amazon Business $5.76 1 $5.76
Room on the Broom • Amazon Business $5.59 1 $5.59
Animals in Winter (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science) • Amazon Business $4.54 1 $4.54
Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs • Amazon Business $4.39 1 $4.39

Materials cost

$388.38

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.83

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$424.21

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$74.86

Total project goal

$499.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$499.07

2 Donors

-$215.85

Donations toward project cost

-$212.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

match offer

-$249.54

Match offer toward project cost

-$212.11

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.43

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$33.68

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$0.00

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