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Mrs. Schaffer from Brooklyn NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Time For Kids to Explore the World!!

The cost of 25 subscriptions to Time for Kids magazine is $204, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $204 goal

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I am a second-grade teacher in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. As a New York City teaching fellow, I often get enthusiastic about exposing my students to the world outside of the classroom. However, although my intentions are grand, my funding is not. I recently exposed my students to a couple of issues of a children's magazine entitled "Time For Kids," Time magazine's version for young people. I had received complimentary copies in the mail and decided to share them with my students. The students simply loved them. Many of my students read them over and over again. It was such a joy to see my twenty-three underprivileged students take an interest in nonfiction texts. The magazine informs children of current events, at their own reading level. The publication is fun and colorful. The students are drawn to the articles, ideas, and photographs. My students would greatly appreciate their own subscriptions to "Time For Kids." The magazine would serve as a weekly reading assignment. Students will read the articles at home, and then come to school the next day to discuss what they have learned. The magazine will help to expose them to the world outside of the Marcy Projects. Please help my students explore the world beyond Brooklyn--with the help of "Time For Kids."

Mrs. Schaffer
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TIME For Kids Magazine- News Scoop Edition w/ Go Places with TFK! (grades 2-3). Pricing is valid for orders placed between August 1 and October 16, 2004. TIME For Kids reserves the right to prorate issue quantity, free gifts, and pricing for orders received after October 16, 2004. Only valid for orders in quantities of 10 or more. Orders for less than 10 subscriptions will NOT be fulfilled • Time for Kids $5.29 25 $132.25

Materials cost

$132.25

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$167.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$36.68

Total project goal

$203.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$203.76

1 Donor

-$192.14

Donations toward project cost

-$168.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.14

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$12.74

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$0.00

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