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

We're Going Global! Taiwan Here We Come!

My students need to be global learners and we need books including "Taiwan in Pictures", and "American Born Chinese" as well as music to learn about Taiwan.

  • $171 goal

This project expired on February 2, 2011.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Diversity is a necessity and my students want to learn more about it!

My students are Third graders in a rural, low-income public school.

These students come from a variety of backgrounds and they realize that they are each different. This year, I have students from Canada, China, and different states within the US. We are not only a school of diversity, but a class of diversity.

My Project

This year, our whole school is going global to learn about diversity and my students are "going" to Taiwan. These books will open the minds of my students by showing them, through pictures and words, what life is like in Taiwan. The music will allow them to hear how the sounds of Taiwan are like and different from ours. With these resources we will be able to learn how Taiwan is and isn't like us.

Many of my students will never have the opportunity to leave our small rural community, but with these resources they will be able to experience through pictures, words, and sound what life in Taiwan might be like.

Mrs. Barham
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Taiwan in Pictures Alison Behnke • Barnes and Noble $25.02 1 $25.02
Peanut Butter Friends in a Chop Suey World Deb Brammer, Grace Kim (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $5.54 1 $5.54
Do You Love Me?: Aili's Adventures in Taiwan [With MP3] Heather McNaught • Barnes and Noble $12.82 1 $12.82
American Born Chinese • AKJ Books $7.84 1 $7.84
Music from China & Taiwan Han Shin Chinese Folk & Dance Ensemble • Barnes and Noble $15.01 1 $15.01
Cloud Gate Dance Theater of Taiwan: Moon Water • Barnes and Noble $28.20 1 $28.20
National Geographic Traveler: Taiwan Phil Macdonald • Barnes and Noble $5.96 1 $5.96

Materials cost

$100.39

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$7.83

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.51

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$144.73

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.54

Total project goal

$170.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$170.27

2 Donors

-$170.27

Donations toward project cost

-$144.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.54

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$0.00

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