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Mrs. Zaccardo from Apex NC is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

You Read to Me and I'll Read to You

My students need book storage carts for the classroom.

  • $873 goal

This project expired on November 29, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'€™ll go. Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss must have been thinking of my first graders since they love to read EVERYTHING in sight!

Oh the joyous sounds of beginning readers as they dramatize their favorite characters aloud as if no one can hear their thoughts. I smile from afar, but my school is only a few years young and we are already running out of places to keep students' books.

My Project

My first grade friends need a place to keep their well-loved and treasured book collections. The storage trays will provide each child with a special 'resting spot' for their beloved characters Clifford the Big Red Dog and Curious George, hold curiosities: How does an airplane stay in the sky? And capture imaginary adventures to the Grand Canyon and the bottom of the ocean until the next day of reading.

Wouldn't you want to be a learner in an organized classroom with a space of your own?

Just think, by supporting my DonorsChoose grant, You Read To Me and I'll Read to You, you will help me to encourage more reading, more knowing, more learning and more going!

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12 donors12 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KIT STORAGE ORGANIZER 24 FLAT TRAY WITH • School Specialty $326.87 1 $326.87
BOOK DISPLAY MOBILE 25HH • School Specialty $269.47 1 $269.47

Materials cost

$596.34

Vendor shipping charges

$59.63

State sales tax

$46.51

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$741.43

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$130.84

Total project goal

$872.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$872.27

11 Donors

-$542.27

Donations toward project cost

-$460.93

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$81.34

match offer

-$330.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$280.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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