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Mrs. Michael from Charlotte NC is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ziploc Bags Aren't Cutting It!

Help me give my students Sort & Store book totes to carry their books back and forth between school and home to increase their time reading!

  • $234 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work with kindergarten students at a wonderful neighborhood school in south Charlotte. We have a diverse student population and we are dedicated to growing each student individually at their own ability level in all content areas.

Our school is unique as it is a personalized learning school, focused on growing the whole child.

We emphasize a growth mindset, setting personal goals, as well as having students track their progress toward those goals. The students at our school are eager learners, who benefit from hands-on experiences.

My Project

Every kindergartener in my classroom of twenty-one has the opportunity to take home leveled books from our classroom library to increase their time in literature. Unfortunately the traveling in between from classroom to home are tough on the books because I currently use Ziploc bags. Books are damaged, lost and not properly taken care of as a result of using Ziploc bags.

With these portable Sort & Store Book Totes I know the travel between home and school will be much smoother.

I know that every minute a child spends emerged in reading is valuable to their development as a reader and a life long learner!

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 21 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP116 - Sort & Store Book Totes - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $21.99 7 $153.93

Materials cost

$153.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$12.01

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.31

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$198.25

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$34.99

Total project goal

$233.24

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$233.24

3 Donors

-$183.24

Donations toward project cost

-$155.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.49

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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