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Mrs. Strahl from Spring TX is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Us Organize Our Books

My students need a book cart, storage bins and labeling pockets to organize our classroom library.

  • $306 goal

This project expired on July 15, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Dr. Seuss wrote,"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go." When I was a child, my favorite elementary school teacher helped me develop a love for reading. Now, this is my goal for all my students.

I have an amazing group of first grade students!

I am incredibly lucky to have been their kindergarten teacher and now their first grade teacher. I have watched them grow so much, not only physically, but socially, emotionally and academically. We have a very diverse classroom, including ESL students, special education students and students from economically disadvantaged families. We truly are a classroom family that celebrates each other as unique and special individuals. This wonderful group of boys and girls come to school each day with a smile on their face and an eagerness to learn.

My Project

Books are such powerful tools. I want to provide my students with many opportunities to read books. With a storage cart for our classroom library, my students will have easier access to books. They will be able to "shop" for new books in an organized fashion with the storage bins and labeling pockets. They will be able to easily locate books by their interest and their reading level.

My students love books!

This project will allow them to have better access to what they already love. They will be able to spend more time reading rather than searching the shelves for a new book. Please help make my readers of today become the leaders of tomorrow!

Mrs. Strahl
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF464 - Leveled Library Mobile Storage Cart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.00 1 $129.00
AA750X - Book Bins - Set of 16 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $79.50 1 $79.50
LA623 - 3 5/8" x 3 5/8" Labeling Pockets • Lakeshore Learning Materials $17.99 1 $17.99

Materials cost

$226.49

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.40

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$259.89

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$45.86

Total project goal

$305.75

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$305.75

6 Donors

-$220.00

Donations toward project cost

-$193.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.00

match offer

-$78.69

Match offer toward project cost

-$66.89

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.80

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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