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Ms. Enger from Chula Vista CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The World Opened to Me When I Learned to READ!

Help me give my students reading opportunities with leveled fiction and nonfiction books.

  • $1,778 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Learning how to read is a beautiful and critical time in a child's education. Students either fall in love with reading or end up despising it. My students love listening to books being read to them, but not every child loves reading on their own. I want to ensure that they continue to have this love for reading and find that passion to want to read on their own. I believe that by setting them up with the passion for reading I am doing my part to ensure that they are on the right track to become life long learners.

"The whole world opened up to me when I learned to read." I want to ensure that I make reading an enrichment experience for my students.

This requires me to use engaging reading materials, as well as bring reading to life with hands on opportunities.

My Project

These reading materials will give my students an enrichment experience when learning to read. These particular books are leveled reading books which helps students learn to read while using books that are just right for them. By using leveled reading books, students can take pride in their own reading abilities, all while challenging themselves to continue to become more fluent readers.

In order to become a life long learner, students need to have passion to better themselves.

I feel that that this passion starts with the love for reading. Please help me guide my students to the path of success through the power of literature.

Ms. Enger
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 23 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LL610X Nonfiction Leveled Books Classroom Library Complete Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $689.00 1 $689.00
AA300X Leveled Books Classroom Library 1 Complete Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $649.00 1 $649.00

Materials cost

$1,338.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$122.43

3rd party payment processing fee

$20.07

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,510.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$266.56

Total project goal

$1,777.06

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,777.06

5 Donors

-$1,444.25

Donations toward project cost

-$1,425.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.75

match offer

-$100.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$232.81

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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