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Mrs. Waldron from Neptune NJ is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Cozy, Comfy and Becoming Stronger Readers!

My students need comfortable cushions and amazing grade level books, such as Wishtree.

  • $264 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach a group of awesome and creative young minds. What these wonderful children come up with constantly amazes me! They love to write, draw, dance and perform daily. The one place that they struggle with the most is reading. For many, reading is their weakness, and they will do everything in their power to avoid it.

I want my students to love reading, want to read and have access to amazing books and comfortable places to enjoy them.

Many of the students in my school come from struggling socioeconomic backgrounds and distracting external environments, and this is a large contributing factor in whether they have academic success or not. Some students will always come out on top, but there are many that need the extra love and support to truly blossom as students and citizens.

My Project

The books that will be added to our classroom library will be cherished by all students. With a constant influx of amazing books, I am constantly trying to add more amazing books that will hook and draw in my reluctant and struggling readers.

If this project is funded, my students will thrive within the environment that I am creating for them.

My students desperately need to have access to new and interesting books, as well as comfortable places to sit and enjoy their books. I look forward to them relaxing on their pillows, rapt attention and enjoying an amazing read-aloud.

Mrs. Waldron
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cheer Collection Super Comfortable Foam-Filled TV and Reading Pillow for Kids in Sky Blue with Removable Microplush Washable Cover • Amazon Business $29.95 2 $59.90
Heart to Heart Girls Flower Floor Pillow Seating Cushion, Great for a Reading Nook, Bed Room, or Watching TV. Softer and More Plush Than Area Rug or Foam Mat. 20", Purple • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Heart to Heart Girls Flower Floor Pillow Seating Cushion, for a Reading Nook, Bed Room, or Watching TV. Softer and More Plush Than Area Rug or Foam Mat. 20" Blue • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
The Wild Robot • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59
The Last Kids on Earth and the Nightmare King • Amazon Business $11.71 1 $11.71
The Last Kids on Earth and the Cosmic Beyond • Amazon Business $11.19 1 $11.19
Wishtree • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98
The Last Kids on Earth and the Zombie Parade • Amazon Business $10.53 1 $10.53
Rain Reign • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
Fish in a Tree • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00

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