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Mrs. Reynolds from Durham NC is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

A Shelf is a House for a Book

Help me give my students safe bookshelves in their reading area and a bookshelf that is sturdy for me to hold my Guided Reading books.

  • $224 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Soon, I will have another energetic group of students eager to learn in a Title I school with a limited budget and resources for our students. I love seeing their faces in the fall, eager for the year, ready to learn! I am passionate about student success and want them to feel comfortable and safe in the learning environment! Students are our future so it is equally important to provide a wonderful and safe environment where students are engaged and learning.

My Project

My bookshelves in my classroom are falling apart. The bookshelves for students are not safe. At any point one of the shelves can fall down which can be a liability. My Guided Reading bookshelf is taped in the back. These new bookshelves will provide safety for not only my books but the student reading area. This will provide peace of mind for students while they are in reading area. I would greatly appreciate any donors help in funding this project to receive the new bookshelves for the upcoming school year.

Mrs. Reynolds
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hayden 5-Shelf Standard Bookcase, Cherry (9615016P) • Staples Advantage $85.99 1 $85.99
Hayden 3-Shelf Standard Bookcase, Cherry (9614016P) • Staples Advantage $59.99 1 $59.99

Materials cost

$145.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.39

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.19

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$189.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.45

Total project goal

$223.01

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$223.01

3 Donors

-$223.01

Donations toward project cost

-$189.56

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.45

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$0.00

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