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Ms. Lamm from Wilson NC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Library for Students

Help me give my students a bookshelf full of various genres that peak student interest to start our very own classroom library!!

  • $402 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am responsible for teaching the entire fifth grade language arts each day. Though my students come from various backgrounds, they come to school ready to learn and eager to share their experiences. They enjoy new challenges and have a strong desire to do well and be successful. They are eager to become better students and have a bright future ahead of them. My goal is to share the love of reading with my students and to help them understand that an entire world awaits them if they would only open the pages of a book and begin a new adventure.

My Project

What if student's could have their very own classroom library so they could check out books at their convenience? No longer would students have to wait to check out a book from the school or public library if their classroom had a bookshelf that housed books of interest just for them!!

Imagine how thrilled a fifth grade student will be when they enter their reading class and find a bookshelf full of books that contain various genres that peak their interest!

How much more engaged students would become if they were able to take control of their own reading. Will you please help us start a classroom library so that ALL students will develop a LOVE for reading that will go beyond their school days??

Ms. Lamm
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 90 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sunon Collection Wood Bookcase Freestanding Display Shelf for Home and Office (4-Shelf, White) • Amazon Business $139.99 1 $139.99
The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club (Bccb Blue Ribbon Nonfiction Book Award (Awards)) • Amazon Business $12.98 1 $12.98
The Child of Auschwitz: Absolutely heartbreaking World War 2 historical fiction • Amazon Business $9.77 1 $9.77
The War Outside • Amazon Business $8.59 1 $8.59
Girl in the Blue Coat • Amazon Business $8.49 1 $8.49
The River (A Hatchet Adventure) • Amazon Business $8.49 1 $8.49
Sold on a Monday: A Novel • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Dancing Carl • Amazon Business $7.89 1 $7.89
The Car • Amazon Business $7.54 1 $7.54
Dogsong • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
Beneath a Scarlet Sky: A Novel • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49
Sentries • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Harris and Me • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Once (Once Series) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
The Haymeadow • Amazon Business $6.93 1 $6.93
Tracker • Amazon Business $6.69 1 $6.69
Now (Once Series) • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas • Amazon Business $6.39 1 $6.39
THE FINEST HOURS (True Rescue Series) • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29
Woodsong • Amazon Business $4.59 1 $4.59

Materials cost

$284.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$22.23

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.27

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$341.46

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$60.26

Total project goal

$401.72

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$401.72

5 Donors

-$237.62

Donations toward project cost

-$224.48

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.14

match offer

-$137.62

Match offer toward project cost

-$116.98

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.64

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$26.47

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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