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Ms. Girard from Jurupa Valley CA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Building a Classroom Library

My students need a bookshelf and books to fill their classroom library.

  • $248 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are truly amazing and one of a kind! They come to school each day with a passion for learning. Each day we take 15 minutes to ourselves to read personal books that spark our interest. We also take an additional 15 minutes as a class to complete a chapter book read aloud. My students are never ready to for me to close the book when the 15 minutes are up.

Creative & enthusiastic; my students are true book worms.

My Project

The goal of my project is to create a space where students can go in the classroom to find reading materials. Currently my class is without an area where students can go to pick out a books of their choice. The bookshelf will serve as a storage unit that houses a variety of texts. The books will range from picture books to chapter books, non-fiction to fiction, and formative to just for fun. The themes will promote a positive learning environment and meet the interest of a variety of students. With time our library will continue to grow and inspire young scholars!

Ms. Girard
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
South Shore Axess Collection 3-Shelf Bookcase, Black • Amazon Business $60.50 1 $60.50
Stack-On DS-22 22 Drawer Storage Cabinet • Amazon Business $21.53 1 $21.53
Snow & Rose • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
The Wild Robot • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street • Amazon Business $11.68 1 $11.68
Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers • Amazon Business $11.20 1 $11.20
The Librarian of Auschwitz • Amazon Business $11.19 1 $11.19
Piecing Me Together • Amazon Business $10.48 1 $10.48
The Dollmaker of Krakow • Amazon Business $10.24 1 $10.24

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