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Mrs. Espinoza from South Gate CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Wonders of Reading

Help me give my students the wonder of reading through Science with Max Axion, Super Scientist Comic Books.

  • $203 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students love to learn and face new challenges. They have not been exposed to nor engaged in Steam activities. The are eager to learn and create and I want to give them the opportunity to succeed. My students are naturally motivated and will welcome the challenge to learn at a higher level. They are creative, thoughtful and inquisitive. They retain more information with hands-on, active, engaging projects that pique their interest.

My students are hands-on learners who like to dig deep and get dirty.

They like to get to the core of the problem and find a solution. My students will be able to take huge steps into the future and find success with this project.

My Project

I have noticed that students do not read just for the joy of reading. I want to bring back that joy through comic book reading. I believe that when my student picks up these books, they will again learn to read just for the pleasure of reading. This new found love will help increase fluency and comprehension.

Max Axiom will give my students exciting adventures of science and technology.

They will be able to travel through the wonders of science in a stimulating fun manner. They will rediscover the joy of reading and learn academic content. Help me grab the minds of my students and hook them on books!!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Science Comics: Sharks: Nature's Perfect Hunter • Amazon Business $8.40 1 $8.40
Understanding Photosynthesis with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science) • Amazon Business $8.10 1 $8.10
The Solid Truth About States of Matter With Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science) • Amazon Business $8.10 1 $8.10
A Crash Course in Forces and Motion with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science) • Amazon Business $8.10 1 $8.10
The Surprising World of Bacteria with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science) • Amazon Business $8.10 1 $8.10
A Refreshing Look at Renewable Energy with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science) • Amazon Business $8.10 1 $8.10
The Science of Basketball with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (The Science of Sports with Max Axiom) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
The Basics of Cell Life with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science) • Amazon Business $7.63 1 $7.63
The Remarkable World of Robots: Max Axiom STEM Adventures • Amazon Business $7.56 1 $7.56
A Journey into Adaptation with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science) • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
Investigating the Scientific Method with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science) • Amazon Business $7.43 1 $7.43
The Earth-Shaking Facts about Earthquakes with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science) • Amazon Business $7.43 1 $7.43
The World of Food Chains with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science) • Amazon Business $7.40 1 $7.40
The Dynamic World of Drones: Max Axiom STEM Adventures • Amazon Business $7.16 1 $7.16
The Science of Football with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (The Science of Sports with Max Axiom) • Amazon Business $6.88 1 $6.88
The Incredible Work of Engineers with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science and Engineering in Action) • Amazon Business $6.79 1 $6.79
The Dynamic World of Chemical Reactions with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science) • Amazon Business $5.58 1 $5.58

Materials cost

$128.20

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.73

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$171.85

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.33

Total project goal

$202.18

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$202.18

3 Donors

-$146.23

Donations toward project cost

-$136.03

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.20

match offer

-$42.14

Match offer toward project cost

-$35.82

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.32

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$13.81

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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