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Mrs. Gomez from Mascotte FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Wonder of the Book Wonder

My students need copies of the book Wonder by J. Palacio so that we can read it together as a novel study and grow as readers and people who are more kind!

  • $1,557 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

They are growing and learning in a small, tight knit, school community much like the one that inspired me to become a teacher. They are dreamers, thinkers, talkers, and questioners. They are over comers and will make better lives for themselves. They are mini inspirations to themselves and others around them, even if they don't realize it yet. They are budding ambassadors, world travelers, scientists, entrepreneurs, teachers, etc. They are our future and I want to give them a great start to their long successful career. Thank you so much for your consideration.

My Project

As a grade level we want to share this amazing book with our students. This book by R.J. Palacio touches on themes such as bullying, family, friendship, leadership, acceptance, love, and what it means to be "different". We anticipate great discussions revolving around these very relevant topics. Although we will use this book to teach and review a number of reading standards such as point of view, character traits, theme, etc. We also hope that our students will walk away from this novel study with important life lessons such as not to judge someone based on his or her appearance, that being different is okay, the power of words, and to always CHOOSE KIND!

Mrs. Gomez
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 125 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wonder • Amazon Business $10.19 125 $1,273.75

Materials cost

$1,273.75

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$19.11

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,322.86

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$233.45

Total project goal

$1,556.31

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,556.31

4 Donors

-$1,546.31

Donations toward project cost

-$1,314.36

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$231.95

match offer

-$10.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$8.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.50

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$0.00

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