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Mrs. W. from Sophia NC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We Love Books!

My students need award winning books from which to select for library check out.

  • $396 goal

This project expired on May 22, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach K-5 students in a rural community in North Carolina. Our students are creative and love to learn. They work hard to do the best job they can and strive to improve. Like all children, they are motivated by hands-on experiences that teach them real-life skills. Our students come from a variety of backgrounds. We have students who are affluent and those whose families struggle. We have a large ESL population and many students have ties to family in other countries.

My Project

My students love to read. They get so excited about new books but our reading scores need to improve and I believe great reading materials and a genuine love of reading is the answer! Providing engaging materials for our students to read is the solution! We've made great strides in improving our collection but we still need your help and support. My budget is very limited. $1000 a year translates into about 50 books. It's impossible to keep materials relevant and up to date with a very limited budget. You can help supplement our collection with new, engaging and interesting books.

Mrs. W.
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 260 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Black Cats get a Bad Rap • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
A Stone for Sascha • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Battle of the Boss-Monster: A Branches Book (The Notebook of Doom #13) • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
The Adventures of Super Diaper Baby • Amazon Business $7.10 2 $14.20
Trombone Shorty • Amazon Business $14.08 1 $14.08
Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (Americas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature. Commended) • Amazon Business $13.31 1 $13.31
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Ghost (Track) • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Dragons Love Tacos 2: The Sequel • Amazon Business $11.90 1 $11.90
The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors • Amazon Business $11.90 1 $11.90
Dragons Love Tacos • Amazon Business $11.45 1 $11.45
Her Right Foot • Amazon Business $11.25 1 $11.25
Eugenia Lincoln and the Unexpected Package: Tales from Deckawoo Drive, Volume Four • Amazon Business $10.29 1 $10.29
The Princess in Black and the Mysterious Playdate • Amazon Business $10.06 1 $10.06
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Rodrick Rules • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Dork Diaries 12: Tales from a Not-So-Secret Crush Catastrophe • Amazon Business $9.78 1 $9.78
Diary of a Wimpy Kid #10: Old School • Amazon Business $9.59 1 $9.59
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul • Amazon Business $9.59 1 $9.59
The Ugly Truth (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 5) • Amazon Business $9.59 1 $9.59
The Third Wheel (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 7) • Amazon Business $9.59 1 $9.59
The Getaway • Amazon Business $9.59 1 $9.59
Cabin Fever (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 6) • Amazon Business $9.58 1 $9.58
The Adventures of Ook and Gluk, Kung-Fu Cavemen from the Future (Captain Underpants) • Amazon Business $8.97 1 $8.97
Dog Man and Cat Kid: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #4) • Amazon Business $6.40 1 $6.40

Materials cost

$280.42

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$21.87

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$336.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.38

Total project goal

$395.88

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$395.88

1 Donor

-$197.94

Donations toward project cost

-$168.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.69

match offer

-$197.94

Match offer toward project cost

-$168.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.69

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$0.00

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