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Mrs. G. from Brooklyn NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Where in the World is...New York???( A Proposal Poem)

The cost of various book about New York from Barnes & Noble is $373, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $387 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

As a 1st grade teacher in East New York, Brooklyn, I try my best to get all the days work in. While studying social studies, one of my students said, Where is New York? as I shockingly turned my head. I posed the same question to the students in their chairs. My question was met with confused looks and blank stares. When one of my students shouted, "We all live in New York", with disbelief, I thanked him for his answer and gave a sigh of relief. Still puzzled that my students hardly knew about their state, I needed to write a proposal and it just couldn't wait! I am requesting books in which New York is the theme, For my students to explore, learn from and dream. Thank you so much for your consideration and good deed, Please remember our class, its books about New York we desperately need! :) Thanks again for your consideration.

Mrs. G.
Grades PreK-2
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
New York Facts & Symbols • Barnes & Noble $21.26 1 $21.26
Brooklyn Pop Ups • Barnes & Noble $19.95 1 $19.95
My New York: New Anniversary Edition • Barnes & Noble $18.95 1 $18.95
Journey Around NY from A to Z • Barnes & Noble $17.95 1 $17.95
E is for Empire • Barnes & Noble $17.95 1 $17.95
Go Wild in New York City • Barnes & Noble $16.95 1 $16.95
Madison in New York • Barnes & Noble $16.95 1 $16.95
I live in Brooklyn • Barnes & Noble $16.00 1 $16.00
Melanie in Manhattan • Barnes & Noble $15.95 1 $15.95
ABC NYC: A Book About Seeing New York • Barnes & Noble $14.95 1 $14.95
Miffy Loves New York City • Barnes & Noble $9.99 1 $9.99
Lisa in New York • Barnes & Noble $9.95 1 $9.95
My First Book about New York • Barnes & Noble $7.95 1 $7.95
Tar Beach • Barnes & Noble $6.99 1 $6.99
Cassie's Word Quilt • Barnes & Noble $6.99 1 $6.99
Hattie and the Wild Waves: A Story from Brooklyn • Barnes & Noble $6.99 1 $6.99
If You Lived 100 Years Ago • Barnes & Noble $5.99 1 $5.99
The Mayor of Central Park • Barnes & Noble $5.99 1 $5.99
The Cricket in Times Square • Barnes & Noble $5.99 1 $5.99
Yikes! Grandma's a Teenager • Barnes & Noble $4.99 1 $4.99
Hey Kid, Want to Buy a Bridge • Barnes & Noble $4.99 1 $4.99
Next Stop, New York City!: A Polk St. Special, Vol. 0 • Barnes & Noble $3.99 1 $3.99
I'm Going to New York to Visit the Lions • Barnes & Noble $3.95 1 $3.95
New York Coloring Book • Barnes & Noble $3.95 1 $3.95

Materials cost

$265.56

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$316.73

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$69.53

Total project goal

$386.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$386.26

1 Donor

-$364.24

Donations toward project cost

-$317.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.24

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$22.35

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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