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Mrs. Eckelmann from Bulverde TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Library Upgrades

My students need high-quality, engaging literature in their classroom library to help support the ranges of their interests and reading abilities.

  • $220 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My fourth grade students are the future! They are still building their reading careers and are learning how to enhance their love of learning and books as they gear up for middle school and beyond.

My creative, curious fourth graders are looking to fall in love with their next book every day they walk through my door.

They are growing and learning in a small, tight-knit rural/suburban school, and I cannot wait to provide them doors to more worlds through books.

My Project

The Jennifer Serravallo Go-To Books and Ronald Dahl sets are curated collections of high-quality, high-interest books, combined together into a classroom library collection. In a classroom structured around reading workshop, providing students with a wide variety of books is crucial to offer them choice, help them to take ownership of their reading choices and goals, and introduce them to genres and styles of books that they may never have encountered.

The more time you spend with books you can read and want to read, the more you will grow as a reader.

These classroom library books will teach my readers new things, whisk them away to new worlds, and model ideas and character traits. I firmly believe that reading every day is the best way to become a better reader and being surrounded by these materials and choices will help my students immeasurably.

Mrs. Eckelmann
Grades 3-5

This project will reach 70 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Jennifer Serravallo Go-To Books - Grade 4 (15 Books) • AKJ Education $124.65 1 $124.65
Favorite Author Study - Roald Dahl (5 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $29.89 1 $29.89

Materials cost

$154.54

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.32

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$186.86

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$32.98

Total project goal

$219.84

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$219.84

1 Donor

-$219.84

Donations toward project cost

-$186.86

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.98

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$0.00

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