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Mrs. Ness from Chicago IL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Wrestle Mania Helps Boys Love Reading!

The cost of the Pro Wrestlers Complete Series of 12 from Capstone Press is $302, 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>.

  • $302 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Many boys at Gary School love to read about pro wrestlers. The boys try to "wrestle" for the few books on the subject that we have in the library. It is these reluctant readers I am trying to reach. They will usually pass up the opportunity to check out a book if there is not a wrestling book available. I am the primary librarian at Gary School. I serve students in Prekindergarten, third, and fourth grades. My goal is to capture their interest in wrestling and encourage their interest in reading.

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

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This project will reach 40 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pro Wrestlers Complete Series of 12 • Capstone Press $203.40 1 $203.40

Materials cost

$203.40

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$247.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$54.23

Total project goal

$301.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$301.26

1 Donor

-$284.08

Donations toward project cost

-$248.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.08

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$18.36

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$0.00

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