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Mrs. Gasser from Fredonia WI is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Getting Cozy With a Book

My students need a new rug space and updated children's literature for our reading center.

  • $402 goal

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My Students

My classroom is filled with 19, young, energetic little learners that explore their learning environment on a daily basis. However, at a given time, all 60 4K students share my same learning environment.

These energetic, little learners have a unique schooling experience.

They start in our district when they are 4 and stay under the same roof until they graduate high school.

Students are from a small rural town just north of a major metropolitan area in Wisconsin.

Overall, my students are lively, respectful, and genuinely care for each other. They come to school each day with a new desire to learn.

My Project

Dr. Seuss once said, " You can find magic where ever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is a book." No truer words could be spoken than these and I want to help my students see the value of getting lost in a comfortable spot in the pages of a book.

In today's world, some of our little learners miss out on opportunities to have their hands on high-quality books for a variety of reason, and I do not want that for the 4K students that travel through my classroom.

By providing these books, modeling my love of the books, and a warm and inviting space, I believe I will help transform students' opinions of reading that they already have at such a young age.

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This project will reach 60 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Feraghan/Radiance Collection Art Contemporary Collection Modern Swirl Wool Area Rug, 8' x 10', Yellow/Blue/Orange/Purple • Amazon Business $149.64 1 $149.64
Rug Grippers by LEALSOTM Gripper - 8 pcs Black Anti Curling Rug Gripper. Anti Slip Straight Carpet Gripper for Corners and Edges - Anti Slip Rug Pad for Rugs - Ideal Rug Stopper For Kitchen | Bathroom • Amazon Business $12.99 2 $25.98
Don't Blink! • Amazon Business $14.88 1 $14.88
Ricky, the Rock that Couldn't Roll • Amazon Business $14.18 1 $14.18
A Ball for Daisy (Caldecott Medal - Winner Title(s)) • Amazon Business $14.06 1 $14.06
Alma and How She Got Her Name • Amazon Business $13.71 1 $13.71
The Book of Mistakes • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
Shh! We Have a Plan (Irma S and James H Black Honor for Excellence in Children's Literature (Awards)) • Amazon Business $12.90 1 $12.90
Be Kind • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
The Big Umbrella • Amazon Business $12.14 1 $12.14
Wordy Birdy • Amazon Business $11.72 1 $11.72
Flashlight • Amazon Business $11.39 1 $11.39

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