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Ms. Diaz from Hermosa Beach CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

These Kids Will Eat These Books Right Up!

Help me give my students these DIY titles as to provide them with the most optimal and enjoyable hands on reading experience.

  • $360 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students love to learn and experiment with a variety of new, interesting topics and ideas. They are imaginative, collaborative, and have unique outlooks on life. These students are not afraid to try new things. They always love to undertake stimulating challenges!

They are eager, brimming with creativity, and have a considerable desire to be hands on.

Many of my students love to cook as one of their favorite past-times, often bringing in treats. Yum! Their love for cooking and baking has lead them to have an understanding as well as an interest in the science behind cooking.

My Project

I am a librarian at an exuberant 4 - 8 school full of passionate and avid readers. In an effort to support my students, I want to provide these devoted and inquiring readers brand new do-it-yourself books so that they can explore and relate to a plethora of inquisitive subjects they find meaningful.

My goal is to provide fresh, relatable, and interesting texts to my students.

I am constantly taking surveys and asking my students what kind of books they would like to see in their school library. In doing so, I am able to select the most popular, coveted subjects for my students to check out and have available. We would very much appreciate a more diverse library collection as to support my students’ assorted taste.

Their thirst for new material will help them develop a range of STEM skills and allow their expanding minds to flourish. By including these new titles into our library collection, my students will be encouraged to have an everlasting love for reading and STEM.

Ms. Diaz
Grades 3-5

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This project will reach 500 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Origami Vehicles (Mastering Origami) • Amazon Business $27.93 1 $27.93
A Stop-Motion Animation Mission (Adventures in Makerspace) • Amazon Business $27.59 1 $27.59
Mini Wearables (Mini Makers) • Amazon Business $25.86 1 $25.86
The Crafty Kids Guide to DIY Electronics: 20 Fun Projects for Makers, Crafters, and Everyone in Between • Amazon Business $18.53 1 $18.53
Cement Crafts (Handmade by Me) • Amazon Business $16.12 1 $16.12
The Nerdy Nummies Cookbook: Sweet Treats for the Geek in All of Us • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Mermaid Food: 50 Deep Sea Desserts to Inspire Your Imagination (Whimsical Treats) • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Kawaii Sweet World Cookbook: 75 Yummy Recipes for Baking That's (Almost) Too Cute to Eat • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
The Minecrafter's Cookbook: More Than 40 Game-Themed Dinners, Desserts, Snacks, and Drinks to Craft Together • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Chocolate: 50 Easy Recipes • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Whatcha Mean, What's a Zine? • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
The Complete Cookbook for Young Chefs • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
The Unofficial Harry Potter Cookbook: From Cauldron Cakes to Knickerbocker Glory--More Than 150 Magical Recipes for Wizards and Non-Wizards Alike (Unofficial Cookbook) • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
Unicorn Food: Rainbow Treats and Colorful Creations to Enjoy and Admire (Whimsical Treats) • Amazon Business $10.46 1 $10.46
The Ultimate Guide to Modern Calligraphy & Hand Lettering for Beginners: Learn to Letter: A Hand Lettering Workbook with Tips, Techniques, Practice Pages, and Projects • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Lettering and Modern Calligraphy: A Beginner's Guide: Learn Hand Lettering and Brush Lettering • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$241.61

Vendor shipping charges

$7.97

State sales tax

$22.11

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.62

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$305.31

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$53.88

Total project goal

$359.19

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$359.19

4 Donors

-$359.19

Donations toward project cost

-$305.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$53.88

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$0.00

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