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Mrs. Ebadi from Hayward CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Tactile and Beginning Reader Books for Differentiation

Help me give my students a variety of books, including textured books and beginning reader books.

  • $203 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have 26 first graders who enter the classroom daily with a positive attitude and who are ready to learn. I have a very diverse group of students who embrace each other's differences. Over 63% of our school population are on free/reduced lunch, so any extra support or resources we receive is much appreciated. The students I have this year are resilient, kind, and love to explore! They get restless if they have to do seat work; it is through hands-on learning where they truly thrive. Being able to hold things, examine, and create, are some of the ways we learn in our classroom. We emphasize collaboration, teamwork, and helping each other out.

My Project

I have students with different learning goals and some of them are at the preschool level that love books with different textures. These books will allow students who do not know their letters, colors, and sight words to practice during independent reading time.

The bright colors and textures in these books will keep struggling and beginning readers engaged.

Students will feel successful and it will give them a sense of enjoyment by having a variety of books to choose from. These books will make our classroom library feel a lot more inclusive by providing more choices for students who need extra support.

Mrs. Ebadi
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Baby University ABC's Four-Book Set • Amazon Business $30.83 1 $30.83
Baby University Four-Book Set • Amazon Business $30.65 1 $30.65
Simple First Words Let's Talk • Amazon Business $13.46 1 $13.46
Polar Bear, Polar Bear What Do You Hear? sound book (Brown Bear and Friends) • Amazon Business $13.46 1 $13.46
Simple First Words Let's Say Our Numbers • Amazon Business $11.50 1 $11.50
Simple First Words Let's Say Our Colors • Amazon Business $11.48 1 $11.48
Little Bear Boxed Set: Little Bear, Father Bear Comes Home, and Little Bear's Visit • Amazon Business $10.77 1 $10.77
Baby Touch and Feel: Trucks (Baby Touch & Feel) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99

Materials cost

$128.14

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.72

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$171.78

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.31

Total project goal

$202.09

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$202.09

1 Donor

-$202.09

Donations toward project cost

-$171.78

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.31

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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