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Mrs. Lyon from Avalon TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Teaching Supplies

Help me give my students books for interactive read alouds, magnetic letters for word work, and baskets for storage for my guided reading center.

  • $166 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom has 25 wonderfully diverse students who come to school each day eager to learn. Some students are confused about the material presented or find it difficult to stay engaged. My goal is to use different types of materials to help these students learn in their own unique way and at their own pace.

Our school is filled with caring educators that nurture all of these beautiful children in ways that extend beyond the classroom.

I am truly blessed to teach at this school with these wonderful, amazing students and teachers.

My Project

I am wanting to get some guided reading materials to help my students while we are doing out guided lessons. I would like to provide them with magnetic letters to help them spell words or to help them understand prefixes and suffixes.

I am hoping to provide the materials to help them expand their reading fluency and to progress their comprehension and understanding.

I think it is important for the students to have the materials on hand to build on their skills in ways they never thought of before. I hope I am able to do that for them this year!

Mrs. Lyon
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Deluxe Plastic Storage Bin Organizer Basket Containers Set 2pc Set - Large - Coral • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Gamenote Classroom Magnetic Letters kit with Double-Side Magnet Board - Foam Alphabet Letters for Kids Spelling and Learning(208pcs in Box) • Amazon Business $25.99 1 $25.99
It's Back to School We Go!: First Day Stories From Around the World • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
Back-to-School Rules • Amazon Business $13.52 1 $13.52
Dear Teacher • Amazon Business $8.95 1 $8.95
My Teacher's Secret Life (Aladdin Picture Books) • Amazon Business $7.56 1 $7.56
This School Year Will Be the BEST! • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$109.19

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.64

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$140.83

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.85

Total project goal

$165.68

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$165.68

2 Donors

-$165.68

Donations toward project cost

-$140.83

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.85

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$0.00

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