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  • $270 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Ferguson
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 5 donors
  • $0 still needed

We Need Non-Fiction!

My students need non-fiction books by two of our favorite authors, Nic Bishop and Gail Gibbons!

My Students

Help us learn! We love to learn about real things and need non fiction books in our classroom that we can get our hands on every day!

My students are curious investigators who love to learn!

We learn to read a variety of books in first grade, and non fiction is very important in our classroom! My students attend one of six elementary schools in our district and 90% of our students come from low-income backgrounds.

My Project

I am requesting non-fiction texts by two of our favorite authors, Nic Bishop and Gail Gibbons. The new Common Core State Standards emphasizes learning through non fiction texts, and we need books to help us with this! These books will be exciting and informative to my first grade students.

Having a great collection of non fiction books for children to explore in the classroom every day is extremely important.

It is their classroom and they need to know there are materials that will help them learn.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Frogs • Amazon $16.15 1 $16.15
Sea Turtles • Amazon $16.15 1 $16.15
Nic Bishop: Marsupials • Amazon $15.38 1 $15.38
Tornadoes • Amazon $15.34 1 $15.34
From Seed to Plant • Amazon $15.34 1 $15.34
Planet Earth: Inside Out • Amazon $14.39 1 $14.39
Nic Bishop Snakes • Amazon $13.28 1 $13.28
Ladybugs • Amazon $13.26 1 $13.26
How a House Is Built • Amazon $13.26 1 $13.26
Chameleon, Chameleon • Amazon $12.04 1 $12.04
The Moon Book • Amazon $7.61 1 $7.61
The Vegetables We Eat • Amazon $7.19 1 $7.19
Bats • Amazon $7.19 1 $7.19
Whales • Amazon $7.19 1 $7.19
Owls • Amazon $6.40 1 $6.40
My Soccer Book • Amazon $6.08 1 $6.08
Strange Plants (Books for Young Learners) • Amazon $5.75 1 $5.75
Scholastic Reader Level 2: Butterflies • Amazon $3.99 1 $3.99

Materials cost

$195.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$228.93

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.40

Total project goal

$269.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$269.33

3 Donors

-$109.67

Donations toward project cost

-$93.22

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.45

Matching donations from our partners

-$159.66

Match offers toward project cost

-$135.71

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.95

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Kia Motors America and 4 other donors.

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