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Ms. Lachiusa from Largo FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Refresh Our Library

Help me give my students a refreshed library with a new rug, non fiction texts and new picture books from our favorite authors.

  • $164 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Ridgecrest is a school in Pinellas County where the majority of scholars are from low income households and receive free lunch.

My 18 scholars are creative and extraordinary kindergartners who come from a variety of backgrounds.

In my classroom, I have students who are gifted, students who struggle with academics, students who are homeless, students who struggle with trauma, and students who excel in sports. My diverse students all have in common that they love exploring, creating, and being a part of our kindergarten class.

My Project

I want to create an inviting environment where kindergarten scholars feel comfortable and excited to read. When a library is filled with new books and a new rug it becomes engaging and exciting. This project will allow me to create a cozy and inviting classroom library where students feel safe, comfortable and excited to read.

Our library needs new non fiction books and high interest books to keep developing our love for reading.

These new supplies will allow for our library to have a comfortable and brand new carpet to create a sheltered area for scholars to let their imagination run and dive into a book.

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

This project will reach 18 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kev & Cooper Playtime Collection ABC Alphabet Animal Educational Area Rug - 3'3" x 4'7" • Amazon Business $34.99 1 $34.99
Thelma the Unicorn • Amazon Business $11.66 1 $11.66
I Need a Hug • Amazon Business $9.78 1 $9.78
Pete the Cat Phonics Box: Includes 12 Mini-Books Featuring Short and Long Vowel Sounds (My First I Can Read) • Amazon Business $9.48 1 $9.48
National Geographic Readers: Planet Earth Collection: Readers That Grow With You • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Pig the Stinker (Pig the Pug) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
National Geographic Readers: Ocean Animals Collection • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
DK Readers Level 2: Llamas • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
National Geographic Readers: Predators Collection: Readers That Grow With You • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
National Geographic Readers: Planets • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

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