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Mrs. Blunt from Richmond VA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning in a Fun Environment

Help me give my students new books and flexible seating options to enjoy.

  • $366 goal

This project expired on June 18, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a Title I school where many students come from low-income homes and face challenges that no child should experience. My students enter my classroom with a bright smile ready to take on the day because I make it known that they are special and can accomplish anything when they work hard! I teach my students to be thinkers, questioners, and talker.

Our classroom motto is, "If you can dream it, you can achieve it!" I strive to create a classroom environment where no idea is to big.

Every student feels as though they are valuable and their voices are heard. Despite all of the hardships that my students face at home, they love coming to school to learn and create because they know that our classroom is a safe place for them to grow.

My Project

Growing our classroom library has been a goal this year. We would like these books and flexible seating options as a way to expand it even more! Having a comfortable environment to learn and read in makes learning fun for all students. With this project my students will have more free choice with books and seating.

Students want to read books that they can relate to and it is important to me that our library stays relevant and cozy.

My students love reading because I share the importance of finding books that are a good fit and create time within our day for free choice of seating while reading. With your help I can continue to instill the love of reading within my students

Mrs. Blunt
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 24 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Gaiam Classic Balance Ball Chair – Exercise Stability Yoga Ball Premium Ergonomic Chair for Home and Office Desk with Air Pump, Exercise Guide and Satisfaction Guarantee, Wasabi • Amazon Business $59.11 1 $59.11
Roundhill Furniture Adjustable Height Wood and Chrome Metal Bar Table, Black • Amazon Business $58.30 1 $58.30
The Stranger • Amazon Business $18.22 1 $18.22
Henry's Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad • Amazon Business $16.15 1 $16.15
Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library • Amazon Business $14.41 1 $14.41
Epic Zero Series: Books 1-3: Epic Zero Collection • Amazon Business $13.93 1 $13.93
My Kicks: A Sneaker Story! • Amazon Business $13.90 1 $13.90
Wishtree • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
The Creativity Project: An Awesometastic Story Collection • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13 • Amazon Business $11.48 1 $11.48
Trapped in a Video Game (Book 1) • Amazon Business $9.02 1 $9.02
Pay It Forward: Young Readers Edition • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Code 7: Cracking the Code for an Epic Life • Amazon Business $8.88 1 $8.88
Edgar Allan Poe's Pie: Math Puzzlers in Classic Poems • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
What Color Is My World?: The Lost History of African-American Inventors • Amazon Business $6.52 1 $6.52
The Silent Witness • Amazon Business $5.57 1 $5.57

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