You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts
To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Mrs. Welch from Fresno CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Who Will Find The Golden Ticket?

Help me give my students individual copies of the book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and a copy of the book on CD.

  • $203 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students brighten my day from the moment they walk into our classroom until the second they leave. As my students enter the classroom each morning, I am greeted with smiles, stories, questions, and my very favorite "Mrs. W, how are you doing over there?" My students have a wide range of disorders that affect the way that they process, understand and communicate information. My classroom consists of students that are in the 4th, 5th and 6th grade.

My students all have different abilities that require different methods of instruction and materials to help them learn to the best of their ability.

My students come to school each day knowing that more than their educational needs will be met. Our school provides each student with free breakfast, a healthy snack at recess and free lunch. Our school also has social and emotional supports for our students if they are needed.

My Project

Having a classroom set of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and a copy of the book on CD will allow my students opportunities to access the literature at their level. My students will have choices how they access the story and complete our novel study. Each day I will read a chapter of the book aloud to my students. The following day my students will be able to choose how they reread the chapter for the second time.

My students can use their copy of the book to read alone, with a partner, in a small group, or listen to the story at our listening.

After each chapter my students will work on completing an activity from our novel study unit. When we have completed our unit we will watch the movie as a class. The final part of our project will be to compare the book to the movie and to talk about the similarities and the differences.

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

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 18 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Welch is requesting.

See our finances


You can start a project with the same resources being requested here!

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory • AKJ Education $5.59 18 $100.62
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory • AKJ Education $18.97 1 $18.97
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Teacher Guide NU1904 • AKJ Education $8.75 1 $8.75

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


3 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


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

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Fresno","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[4829205],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3728650,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","eligibleToBeCopied":false,"mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":18,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Welch","isEquityFocus":true,"authorIds":{"4829205":{"owner":"Mrs. Welch","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3728650],"proposalHash":"-1830193602","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":",480,x0,y59&width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1643150553754","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21014343,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NTE4NzI3OQ==","NDgyOTIwNQ==","MjcyNDEyOQ=="],"teacherId":4829205,"schoolCounty":"Fresno","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CA","name":"California"}}