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Ms. Magallon from Chicago IL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Bookshelves for Book Lovers!

Help me give my students more bookshelves to store and share their favorite books.

  • $619 goal

This project expired on June 24, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

In a classroom full of dynamic second graders, there are students with big personalities. Always eager to learn, my 23 second graders come to school with big smiles. When reading, my students love to explore a variety of genres from fables to biographies. They are hard working students who love to read all types of books.

My students are curious beings who love to learn through the knowledge of books.

As a result, their classroom library is full of leveled books on topics and genres that intrigue all 23 students. They love their classroom library and put it to very good use!

My Project

My students have an engaging classroom library full of books they can read and enjoy, but we are running out of space to put our books! The organization of the books is intentional. The books are categorized by reading level, genre, and topics; however, we need the extra storage space to keep it this way.

It is important to keep the classroom library organized in order to help the students find the books they want to read.

With the help of an additional bookshelf, my students will be able to continue enjoying their reading time while also helping maintain the library organized.

Ms. Magallon
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 23 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC298 - Flex-Space Mobile Book Bin Storage Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $399.00 1 $399.00
TT836 - Flex-Space Book Bins - Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $89.50 1 $89.50

Materials cost

$488.50

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.33

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$525.83

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$92.79

Total project goal

$618.62

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$618.62

8 Donors

-$333.00

Donations toward project cost

-$286.80

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.20

Matching donations from our partners

-$281.21

Match offers toward project cost

-$239.03

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.18

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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