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Mrs. Smith from Indianapolis IN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Wizards in Training: Part 2!

Help me give my students the newest adventure in their minds: The next Harry Potter books to read!

  • $346 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come to school each day and leave behind all the difficulties of their home lives. These kids are an inspiration! My students live in extreme poverty, but they don't let that hinder their drive for success! Our school is a unique, one-of-a-kind opportunity for these inner-city kids to get the most out of their education through academic rigor and recognition for their hard work, and I am determined to do what it takes to help them achieve that!

My Project

The second book in the Harry Potter series will help my students understand that reading is a process! I am teaching them to stick with something from the beginning to the end, and I want them to be reading this series all the way through!

We will be finishing the first Harry Potter book as a read aloud, and need the second on to continue reading!

My scholars are absolutely in love with the series so far and have asked multiple times if we will have the next book to continue reading! I hope that I am able to give them that experience!

Mrs. Smith
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets • AKJ Education $7.69 30 $230.70
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: The Illustrated Edition (Harry Potter, Book 2) • AKJ Education $29.19 1 $29.19

Materials cost

$259.89

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$293.79

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$51.85

Total project goal

$345.64

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$345.64

1 Donor

-$345.64

Donations toward project cost

-$293.79

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$51.85

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$0.00

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