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Mrs. Smith from Olivehurst CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We Like to Read It, Read It!

My students need books that are engaging and help foster a lifelong love of reading!

  • $181 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our favorite chant is, "In our class we try and try again!"

My students come from a high poverty school district where 100% of our students receive free breakfast and lunch.

The challenges that face them at home are almost insurmountable. Curious, excited, and willing to work hard, my students love coming to school!

My students thrive in a creative environment where they help set their learning goals and are provided with multiple ways to learn and solve problems. Hard work is rewarded and relationships are built and nourished. My hope is to instill in each student a lifelong love of learning!

My Project

Your donation will allow me to provide a variety of reading materials to my students. My students need materials that are relevant, interesting , and challenge their imagination. From the moment my students receive their books, they will be taught how to care for them, how to find information, and how to determine important parts like the setting, characters, and plot.

These books will provide my students with a variety of books that the students can read independently and on grade level.

First grade is a pivotal time in a student's learning because students are just beginning to read. Your donation of books will allow me to provide a lifelong love of reading!

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

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Reading Recovery Level 20 (22 bk set) • AKJ Education $111.28 1 $111.28

Materials cost

$111.28

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.18

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.67

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$153.13

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.02

Total project goal

$180.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$180.15

2 Donors

-$125.78

Donations toward project cost

-$108.44

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.34

match offer

-$52.58

Match offer toward project cost

-$44.69

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.89

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.80

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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