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Mr. Penley from Chicago IL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

From DnD to Fantasy

My students need great books that they will make them fall in love with reading!

  • $418 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are amazing! Even though we live in a city full of violence and money problems, these kids come ready to learn! They take trains, cars, and feet traveling all over the city to get to school, which is so amazing! These kids have more skills than most adults I know! They can map out and maneuver a city that can be crazy at times with ease. I am so excited to be their ambassador, fighting for them to have the materials they deserve!

My Project

My students are really into fantasy books and these are some of the new ones and additions to some great series! My students also love Dungeons and Dragons (which is super cool!). It helps that Stranger Things happened, but I also am using Dungeons and Dragons to work on writing and teamwork. With these books, not only will they have awesome books to read, but some of them will also add to the adventures they will go on in class! I am super excited, as are my students, to have these awesome books in my library to check out and explore!

Mr. Penley
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 70 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
D&D MORDENKAINEN'S TOME OF FOES (D&D Accessory) • Amazon Business $33.88 2 $67.76
D&D Waterdeep Dragon Heist HC (D&D Adventure) • Amazon Business $39.92 1 $39.92
D&D Waterdeep Dungeon of the Mad Mage (D&D Adventure) • Amazon Business $39.92 1 $39.92
Curse of Strahd: A Dungeons & Dragons Sourcebook (D&D Supplement) • Amazon Business $32.40 1 $32.40
Chronicles of Narnia Box Set • Amazon Business $25.60 1 $25.60
Asylum 3-Book Box Set: Asylum, Sanctum, Catacomb • Amazon Business $16.58 1 $16.58
The Trials of Apollo Book Three The Burning Maze • Amazon Business $15.16 1 $15.16
Gale Force 9 Dungeons & Dragons Spellbook Cards Xanathar's Guide to Everything Board Games • Amazon Business $13.35 1 $13.35
Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha) • Amazon Business $11.39 1 $11.39
Middle School: From Hero to Zero • Amazon Business $9.79 1 $9.79
Dungeons & Dragons: Curse of Strahd Tarokka Deck • Amazon Business $9.50 1 $9.50
The Eye of the World (The Wheel of Time, Book 1) • Amazon Business $8.94 1 $8.94
The List • Amazon Business $7.85 1 $7.85
The Remedy (Program) • Amazon Business $7.48 1 $7.48
The Program • Amazon Business $7.27 1 $7.27
The Treatment (Program) • Amazon Business $6.98 1 $6.98

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