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Ms. Legan from Nashville TN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Good Learners LOVE Reading!

Help me give my students an amazing classroom library with leveled books to reach each reader!

  • $411 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from very low-income areas with very diverse backgrounds. Due to different circumstances, their families are unable to provide manipulatives, literature, or other materials needed to make adequate growth. So, as their teacher, it is my mission to help supply them with what they need to leave my class at grade level or above. The path to college starts in kindergarten, and my students deserve the very best!

Due to circumstances they cannot control, my students come in far below their grade level peers.

My Project

Every day three groups of five students visit my classroom library during centers. This is the time where they get to explore through books and visit a whole other world within the classroom. This is the time they get to learn to love reading and to practice the skills we learn during guided reading. These book shelves, plastic baskets, and fun seating will make our classroom library easily accessible, more appeasing to the eye, and make it easier for the scholars to read books on their personal level.

Kindergarten is a time to mold students to be great people, to mold students into loving learning, and to mold students to love to read!

At the age of five scholars should be excited about getting to go to the library and excited about reading new books that they enjoy! This project would help my scholars not only be more excited about reading but also help them grow by being able to practice the skills they need.

Ms. Legan
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KidKraft Bookcase with Reading Nook Toy, White • Amazon Business $79.97 1 $79.97
First Little Readers: Guided Reading Level A: A Big Collection of Just-Right Leveled Books for Beginning Readers • Amazon Business $60.28 1 $60.28
First Little Readers: Guided Reading Level B: A Big Collection of Just-Right Leveled Books for Beginning Readers • Amazon Business $55.46 1 $55.46
First Little Readers: Guided Reading Level C: A Big Collection of Just-Right Leveled Books for Beginning Readers • Amazon Business $54.33 1 $54.33
First Little Readers: Guided Reading Level D: A BIG Collection of Just-Right Leveled Books for Beginning Readers • Amazon Business $44.79 1 $44.79
Zilpoo 6 Pack - Plastic Colorful Storage Organizing Basket, Bathroom Vanity, Drawer, Closet Shelves Organizer Bins • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99

Materials cost

$313.82

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.71

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$348.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$61.51

Total project goal

$410.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$410.04

4 Donors

-$392.56

Donations toward project cost

-$348.53

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.03

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.48

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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