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Mrs. Massaro from Winston Salem NC is requesting reading nooks, desks & storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Getting Comfy in the Reading Corner

Help me give my students a fun learning environment to monitor their goals and build on their love for learning.

  • $615 goal

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Celebrate Black Teachers and Students

This project is part of the Black History Month celebration because it supports a Black teacher or a school where the majority of the students are Black.

My Students

I teach elementary students at a Title I school that have an intellectual disability, a learning disability or a health impairment that impacts their learning in reading, math and/or writing. When my students come into my classroom, they all work so hard. Everyone sets a goal and as their teacher, I help them achieve it.

My students work so hard and they deserve a fun space to build on their love for learning.

My Project

Imagine struggling with reading and not finding a book you can enjoy? Imagine coming to school and not having a fun learning environment to help with the struggle of learning? I strive to find different materials to help my struggling readers become more interested in reading, so having new books in my library will do just that! The light covers and floor lamp will set the environment for a fun learning space that will help students feel comfortable. The binders will help with student data notebooks so they can achieve their goals. I believe that all of my students can reach any goal they set for themselves and that they can learn despite any challenges they may have.

My hope is that the new books in my library help my students find a love for reading.

Mrs. Massaro
Grades 3-5

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sterilite 19638606 Large Clip Box, Clear with Blue Aquarium Latches, 6-Pack • Amazon Business $44.74 5 $223.70
Cardinal Economy 3-Ring Binders, 1", Round Rings, Holds 225 Sheets, ClearVue Presentation View, Non-Stick, White, Carton of 12 (90621) • Amazon Business $25.24 2 $50.48
GlareShade (5-Pack) Fluorescent Light Covers - Improve Focus at Home, Office, Classroom or Hospital - Easy Install Magnetic Light Coverings Reduce Harsh Glare, Headaches & Eyestrain - Sky Blue Cloud • Amazon Business $39.95 1 $39.95
The Judy Moody Most Mood-tastic Collection Ever: Books 1-12 • Amazon Business $38.99 1 $38.99
Simple Designs Home LF2000-SLV Simple Designs Floor Lamp with Reading Light, Silver • Amazon Business $29.69 1 $29.69
Trapped in a Video Game: The Complete Series • Amazon Business $29.64 1 $29.64
Educational Insights The Original Fluorescent Light Filters: Tranquil Blue 4-Pack, Fluorescent Light Covers, Easy Install for Classrooms, Office, Hospitals & Home, Teacher Classroom Decor • Amazon Business $26.60 1 $26.60
The Flat Stanley Collection Box Set: Flat Stanley, Invisible Stanley, Stanley in Space, and Stanley, Flat Again! • Amazon Business $11.05 1 $11.05

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