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Ms. Grassi from Brooklyn NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Third Grade Thinkers!

Help me give my students high-interest book sets to build their independent reading skills.

  • $472 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our classroom is a beautiful place where amazing things happen every day. Students come into this classroom from every walk of life imaginable. Upon walking into the classroom, you will see a diverse group of students who share the same love for school and friendship.

While all the students are so amazingly different, they all share a strong desire for learning and success.

These children strive for greatness every day, regardless of where they come from. Some children come from a family living in poverty and some from a country they moved from only days ago. No matter what, they are strong and resilient children who work hard every day to do well and learn to the best of their ability.

My Project

New year, new grade! As I begin my first year as a third grade teacher, I know I am going to learn a lot. What I do know is that reading is always the most important, and interesting books that will hold my students interested will aid in their growing love for reading. I also know that organization is key, and students will need lots of materials for different assignments and projects.

This school year is going to be a huge adjustment for my third graders.

Because of the hardships faced by COVID-19, my students will need as much support in all aspects of learning. Having a wide range of books and adequate materials will remind them of the joy of learning and reading.

Ms. Grassi
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 32 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Baby-Sitters Club Graphic Novels #1-7: A Graphix Collection: Full-Color Edition (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix) • Amazon Business $54.83 1 $54.83
Roald Dahl Collection 16 Books Box Set • Amazon Business $48.98 1 $48.98
Nancy Drew Starter Set - Books 1-5 • Amazon Business $24.08 2 $48.16
Geronimo Stilton Series 1 Collection 10 Books Box Set • Amazon Business $38.99 1 $38.99
Dog Man: The Supa Epic Collection: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #1-6 Boxed Set) • Amazon Business $38.96 1 $38.96
Amelia Bedelia 12-Book Boxed Set: Amelia Bedelia by the Dozen • Amazon Business $34.99 1 $34.99
Cam Jansen 6 Book Set (Mystery of the UFO, Television Dog, Babe Ruth, Stolen Diamonds, Dinosaur Bones, Gold Coins) • Amazon Business $34.95 1 $34.95
BIC Round Stic Xtra Life Ballpoint Pen, Medium Point 144 ct • Amazon Business $9.29 2 $18.58
Avery 23585 Hi-Liter Pen-Style Highlighters, Smear Safe Ink, Chisel Tip, 6 Assorted Color Highlighters • Amazon Business $3.45 5 $17.25
Dxlover Pack Of 50, Face Masks, 1count • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 150 Pack • Amazon Business $12.49 1 $12.49

Materials cost

$365.17

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.48

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$400.65

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$70.70

Total project goal

$471.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$471.35

1 Donor

-$400.65

Donations toward project cost

-$400.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$70.70

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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