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Mrs. Pieper from Marengo IA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Build Our Library!

Help me give my students a variety of books that spark their interests! The Game of Thrones and Narnia series are one of their favorites!

  • $256 goal

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My Students

My junior high (and even high school) students are all about having a fun and creative learning environment. We are an extremely small school district in an agricultural town located in Iowa.

Most of these students wake up early in the morning, even earlier than a majority of their teachers, to do farm chores with fellow family members.

Even though they wake up early for morning duties, they still have time for their extra-curricular activities.

It amazes me at how much energy they still have throughout the day after everything they do in the morning and night before!

My Project

All of my students are so different in a number of different ways and one way they are able to show their individuality is by reading a variety of books.

Some of my students enjoy mystery and thrillers, and others enjoy fantasy, history, or romance.

By building our classroom library my students will be able to expand their reading knowledge and dive into different genres. Some may find out that they enjoy not only fantasy, but thrillers as well. Other students may realize they are a romantic at heart, but still enjoy a good historical novel every now and again.

Mrs. Pieper
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
A Game of Thrones / A Clash of Kings / A Storm of Swords / A Feast of Crows / A Dance with Dragons • Amazon Business $29.97 1 $29.97
Percy Jackson and the Olympians 5 Book Paperback Boxed Set (new covers w/poster) (Percy Jackson & the Olympians) • Amazon Business $26.96 1 $26.96
Chronicles of Narnia Box Set • Amazon Business $23.75 1 $23.75
Seuss-isms: Wise and Witty Prescriptions for Living from the Good Doctor (Life Favors(TM)) • Amazon Business $15.80 1 $15.80
One of Us Is Lying • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Prisoner B-3087 • Amazon Business $14.24 1 $14.24
The Book Thief • Amazon Business $10.22 1 $10.22
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas • Amazon Business $8.87 1 $8.87
Fahrenheit 451 • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
1984 (Signet Classics) • Amazon Business $7.79 1 $7.79
All American Boys • Amazon Business $6.98 1 $6.98
The Perks of Being a Wallflower • Amazon Business $5.74 1 $5.74

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