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Mrs. Pineau from Auburn NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Storyworks Spells Success!

Help me give my students a Storyworks magazine subscription this year for Reading Class.

  • $370 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am lucky enough to teach all 6th-grade​ students at my elementary school. I am the English/Language Arts teacher for this grade level.

My students love the opportunity to investigate a wide range of topics and genres in the 6th grade.

I attempt to utilize a wide range of materials to expose my students to all literature, both fiction and nonfiction.

I have found that many of my students express a "hatred" of reading. My goal with this project is to hook my students with fictional novels that are proven favorites among 6th graders. With your help, I can provide each student with a novel to study during our school year.

My Project

Every student is unique in their own way, especially when it comes to reading abilities and interests. I would like to acquire a class set of Storyworks in order to reach as many students in my class as possible. Storyworks ignites a sense of wonder by incorporating fiction, nonfiction, drama, ​and poetry into each issue. This assures that every student has something they can relate to. In addition, Storyworks has leveled texts, audio versions and slideshows to reach every student, particularly my struggling readers. With every subscription of Storyworks, students can also utilize online quizzes and activities which will allow me to gauge their success!

Mrs. Pineau
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Storyworks, Grades 4-6 (min. 10 subscriptions per order) • Scholastic Magazines and Book Clubs $8.49 30 $254.70

Materials cost

$254.70

Vendor shipping charges

$25.47

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.82

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$313.99

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$55.41

Total project goal

$369.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$369.40

3 Donors

-$369.40

Donations toward project cost

-$313.99

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$55.41

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$0.00

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