You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Ms. Robinson from Ukiah CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Teens Crave Books

Help me give my students exciting, brand-new books that will help them improve their reading and writing skills. Teens have requested these books specifically for our book cart. The book cart is available to sixth through eighth graders.

  • $290 goal

This project expired on May 31, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

At our meetings, students animatedly explain their writing, gather story ideas, and respond supportively to other students' pieces. This multigrade club is open to all to attend virtually and in person.

Our student population is primarily from low socio-economic levels and many are learning English as a second language.

We welcome all students and encourage attitudes of positivity and peer guidance.

These students are actively writing stories, poems, and novels. They are increasing their reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills by sharing their writing, reading the work of others, and offering and receiving constructive feedback. They use close reading and collaborative conversation skills and are advancing their teamwork and empathy in an enjoyable environment.

My Project

These recently published books will benefit my teenage students by engaging their imagination combined with quality literature that should connect with their lives.

My students chose these award-winning books for our middle school cart of books that they can keep at home or return.

Our writers are interested in learning more about others, such as Malala, to gain a global perspective and elevate their own writing. They will be able to find new ways to convey their own life experiences through writing from these role models. We are intrigued with the opportunity to offer interesting books for otherwise reluctant readers.

Ms. Robinson
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 96 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Ms. Robinson is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
10 Favorite Books Grades 6-8 • AKJ Education $105.00 1 $105.00
Award Winners and Favorites (6 Book Set) • AKJ Education $13.50 1 $13.50
We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World • Amazon Business $12.91 1 $12.91
Animus Vox (The Aporia Series) (Volume 1) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
The Queen of Air and Darkness (The Dark Artifices) • Amazon Business $11.72 1 $11.72
Because You'll Never Meet Me • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban • Amazon Business $9.78 1 $9.78
Rise of the Evening Star (Fablehaven, Book 2) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
If You're Reading This, It's Too Late (Secret, Book 2) (The Secret Series, Book 2) • Amazon Business $6.98 1 $6.98
Nowhere Near You • Amazon Business $5.49 1 $5.49

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


4 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Ukiah","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[206652],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":3,"name":"Middle School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":3919664,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":96,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Robinson","authorIds":{"206652":{"owner":"Ms. Robinson","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3919664],"proposalHash":"-1516848927","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":36254,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MjA2NjUy","NDI3MTE1Mg==","Mzg5NDUyNQ==","Mzg1NTE0NA=="],"teacherId":206652,"schoolCounty":"Mendocino","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CA","name":"California"}}