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Mrs. Klawiter from Grandville MI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Bless Us with Beautiful Books!

Help me give my students some new books to help update our classroom library!

  • $477 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are phenomenal. They work so hard every day despite the challenges life has brought their way. My goal as an educator is to help students fall in love with learning so they can become lifelong learners.

I am much more than a teacher to them.

I am a friend and often a provider as well. I want them to have an abundance of resources at their fingertips so they can learn to their maximum potential each and every day!

My Project

We are requesting new books to help update our classroom library! I want my students to fall in love with reading. Some students come into my room with a passion for reading and for some it is an absolutely painful task. I want all my students to have a fair chance to fall in love with reading which means all students deserve a wide variety of books at their reading level.

No kid is the same which means I need to have ALOT of books.

New books for the child who breezes through everything I give them and a large variety for the child who struggles finding a single book they are interested in.

Getting this project funded would give my students more opportunity to fall in love with reading. It would give my classroom library an update and also give me some new and up to date read alouds to use as mentor texts in my reader's workshop lessons.

Mrs. Klawiter
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Baby-Sitters Club Graphic Novels #1-7: A Graphix Collection: Full-Color Edition (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix) • Amazon Business $47.27 1 $47.27
Wings of Fire Box Set, The Jade Mountain Prophecy (Books 6-10) • Amazon Business $35.96 1 $35.96
Judy Moody and Stink in the School's Out Collection • Amazon Business $18.64 1 $18.64
Mr. Sketch Chiseled Tip Marker (2054594) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
The Thing Lou Couldn't Do • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Seeds and Trees: A children’s book about the power of words • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
What Do You Do With an Idea? — New York Times best seller • Amazon Business $11.05 1 $11.05
This Is How We Do It: One Day in the Lives of Seven Kids from around the World (Easy Reader Books, Children Around the World Books, Preschool Prep Books) • Amazon Business $10.89 1 $10.89
The Wonderful Things You Will Be • Amazon Business $10.81 1 $10.81
Nothing Rhymes with Orange: (Cute Children's Books, Preschool Rhyming Books, Children's Humor Books, Books about Friendship) • Amazon Business $10.79 1 $10.79
Grumpy Monkey • Amazon Business $10.62 1 $10.62
The Invisible Boy • Amazon Business $10.59 1 $10.59
Dork Diaries 11: Tales from a Not-So-Friendly Frenemy (11) • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
Sisters • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
What Do You Do With a Problem? — New York Times best seller • Amazon Business $9.31 1 $9.31
Stephen Curry: The Children's Book: The Boy Who Never Gave Up • Amazon Business $9.13 1 $9.13
Escape from the Isle of the Lost: A Descendants Novel (The Descendants) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Rosie Revere, Engineer • Amazon Business $8.39 1 $8.39
Dork Diaries 10: Tales from a Not-So-Perfect Pet Sitter (10) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Dork Diaries 13: Tales from a Not-So-Happy Birthday (13) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Dork Diaries 12: Tales from a Not-So-Secret Crush Catastrophe (12) • Amazon Business $7.97 1 $7.97
Smile • Amazon Business $7.00 1 $7.00
Dork Diaries 14: Tales from a Not-So-Best Friend Forever (14) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
The Name Jar • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Those Shoes • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Mr. George Baker (Reading Rainbow Books) • Amazon Business $6.93 1 $6.93
Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus (Volume 1) • Amazon Business $6.69 1 $6.69
Dragones y Tacos 2: La continuacixf3n (Dragones y Tacos / Dragons Love Tacos) (Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
Best Friends (Real Friends) • Amazon Business $5.79 1 $5.79
Pax • Amazon Business $5.39 1 $5.39
Freckle Juice • Amazon Business $4.79 1 $4.79
The Land of the Spring Dragon: A Branches Book (Dragon Masters #14) • Amazon Business $4.49 1 $4.49
Eye of the Earthquake Dragon: A Branches Book (Dragon Masters #13) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Treasure of the Gold Dragon: A Branches Book (Dragon Masters #12) (12) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Shine of the Silver Dragon: A Branches Book (Dragon Masters #11) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

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