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Mrs. Halon from Springfield MA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

I Just Can't Put This Book Down!

Help me give my students some new chapter books for their classroom library and other items such as Lysol Wipes and a watering globe.

  • $204 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students live in the city of Springfield. Many come from low-income families and do not have money for school supplies. My students are smart, outgoing, and excited to learn.

I want my students to be able to create something that will be so exciting and interesting that it causes other students to ask them about the subject knowledge.

I want to be able to watch my students explain what they have learned to other students in a way that inspires other students to learn about the same subject.

My Project

I have fifty students that are in my classroom throughout the day. They love to read! I have asked them what books they would like to add to their classroom library and then added them to this project.

I have also added a few books that have been "loved" so much they need to be replaced; they are falling apart.

I have added disinfecting wipes so that I can wipe down surfaces in the library that are often touched. My students love to sit in the pink chair or on the rug and read in the library. I have added a watering ball to keep the plant that is in the library alive during vacation times when no can is in my classroom to water it.

Mrs. Halon
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 49 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Lysol Disinfecting Wipes, Mango & Hibiscus, Pack of 6, 80ct • Amazon Business $29.82 1 $29.82
Evelyn the Mermicorn Fairy (Rainbow Magic Special Edition) • Amazon Business $5.89 2 $11.78
Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 14) • Amazon Business $11.04 1 $11.04
Air Wick plug in Scented Oil 5 Refills, Summer Delights, (5x0.67oz), Essential Oils, Air Freshener • Amazon Business $10.29 1 $10.29
Brain Quest Grade 4, revised 4th edition: 1,500 Questions and Answers to Challenge the Mind (Brain Quest Decks) • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Beautiful Hand Blown Glass Waterers with Self-Watering System Garden Tools Automatic Flower Watering Drippers for Use Indoor Outdoor Small Potted Plants Watering Globes Save Time Watering (Turtle) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Dog Man: Fetch-22: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #8) • Amazon Business $8.35 1 $8.35
Guts • Amazon Business $7.89 1 $7.89
Can Adults Become Human? (Dear Dumb Diary, No. 5) • Amazon Business $6.76 1 $6.76
Dear Dumb Diary #8: It's Not My Fault I Know Everything • Amazon Business $6.69 1 $6.69
Blossom the Flower Girl Fairy (Rainbow Magic: Special Edition) • Amazon Business $6.29 1 $6.29
Never Do Anything, Ever (Dear Dumb Diary, No. 4) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
The Problem with Here Is That It's Where I'm From (Dear Dumb Diary, No. 6) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Meet Sonic!: A Sonic the Hedgehog Storybook • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980 (I Survived #14) • Amazon Business $4.94 1 $4.94

Materials cost

$140.79

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.11

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$172.90

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.51

Total project goal

$203.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$203.41

1 Donor

-$101.69

Donations toward project cost

-$86.44

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.25

match offer

-$101.72

Match offer toward project cost

-$86.46

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.26

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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