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Mrs. Beckett from S San Francisco CA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Bookworms Take Shelfies: Building a Classroom Library

Help me give my students bookshelves for a safe, organized place to hold their treasured books.

  • $1,056 goal

This project expired on January 17, 2020.

This project expired on January 17, 2020.

My Students

My learners are a diverse group of elementary students receiving targeted instruction to catch up to their peers reading at grade level. These readers benefit from every opportunity to nurture their growing literacy skills, build community, and to experience success.

Literacy is empowerment!

With the goal of future leaders in mind, my intention is supporting confident, engaged and capable readers. To do that, I try my best to expand and diversify my working knowledge, as well as hone my professional teaching skills.

My Project

Readers deserve a clean, safe, organized library! My elementary kiddos need a comfortable place to work, learn, and perchance to dream, within the pages of our classroom books.

Treat your shelf!

With your generous help, new and sturdy shelves will allow my students to better peruse books to enjoy in our classroom library. Currently, our library books endure undue wear and tear as result of our transient, and more makeshift library accommodations.

The ask: I am hoping for three bookshelves to corral and tame our unwieldy collection of books. This would allow students better access to new texts they might not have seen before. Improved exposure to new materials would encourage my readers to continue growing in their reading appreciation, skills and development!

Mrs. Beckett
Grades 3-5

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This project will reach 75 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
BOOK DISPLAY / STORAGE 4 SIDE MOBILE CC • School Specialty $307.97 1 $307.97
QS BOOK CENTER SGL SIDE TOP BROWSER MOBILE 48 L IN • School Specialty $282.07 1 $282.07
FixtureDisplays 24-Pocket 5.5" Wide Pocket (Fits 5x7") Vertical Black Greeting Card Display Spinning Greeting Holiday Card Rack Floor Stand 11703-FBA • Amazon Business $69.99 2 $139.98

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