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  • $487 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Dain-Marlo
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households
  • 7 donors
  • $0 still needed

We're Wild About Reading Non-Fiction!

My students need a variety of nonfiction materials (such as Creepy Beetles Take Home Pack, All Kinds of Animals Vocabulary Readers, and more) to inspire a love for reading while building skills and encouraging critical thinking!

My Students

Can you imagine how exciting to read about creepy crawlies, diving dolphins, or visiting an active volcano and feeling like you are there? Amazing photos and fascinating facts can keep my students "wildly" engaged!

I teach at a kindergarten through fifth grade building with approximately 500 students.

I have 24 second graders who are "Wild About Learning", my classroom theme. I have a wide variety of learners in my classroom; from high risk to high ability and everything in-between.

My Project

My students will be able to use all the nonfiction materials both in-school reading and at-home activities from small group to independent explorations! "All Kinds of Animal Vocabulary Readers" will boost vocabulary skills while teaching the wonders of the animal kingdom! Both "Investigate Science! Activity Readers" and "Eyewitness Nonfiction Readers" engage students in essential science concepts using real-life situations, stunning photos, and fascinating facts! "The Creepy Beetles Take Home Pack" is a great way to encourage at-home reading with irresistible books and hands-on activities for parents and students to share! Think of the comprehension possibilities!

When students find any reading materials that keep them engaged and excited about reading, we all win... teachers and students!

Nonfiction science readers can be such an amazing resource in the classroom and can be used during daily literacy stations, as well as during any small group, paired or independent reading time! What a BONUS for a teacher!! Nonfiction readers are even more exciting than fiction and inspire students to read a book from cover to cover!!!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FB710X - Eyewitness Nonfiction Readers - Complete Series • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
AR430 - Investigate Science! Activity Readers • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.00 1 $129.00
AV335 - All Kinds of Animals Vocabulary Readers • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
AA673 - Creepy Beetles! Take-Home Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99

Materials cost

$377.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.67

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$413.65

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$73.00

Total project goal

$486.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$486.65

5 Donors

-$208.33

Donations toward project cost

-$177.08

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.25

Matching donations from our partners

-$278.32

Match offers toward project cost

-$236.57

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.75

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 36 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation, Inc. and 6 other donors.

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