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Mrs. Lake from Lutz FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Library Update!

Help me give my students these award-winning books to add to our classroom library! The students love brand new books!

  • $196 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My English Language Arts classroom is filled with learners at all levels. We are currently transitioning from a traditional Kindergarten through fifth grade elementary school to a Kindergarten through eight grade school by adding sixth grade this school year, and we will add seventh and eighth grades in the next two years.

We are creating the leaders, thinkers, and doers of the future at our school.

We provide rigorous academic instruction, provide opportunities to serve each other and our surrounding local and national communities, and we play and connect whenever possible.

My Project

These books will bring a much-need revitalization to our classroom library. While I've collected lots of great books over the years, many are in need of replacement and students love brand new books. Our sixth grade is the first at our school, and the books they have access to at the school library are primarily geared to younger readers - but as we grow, we are adding great titles there, too!

I am so excited to see their faces when they have all of the new titles to choose!

Many students are voracious readers and will gobble them up!

Thank you so much for learning more about our project. We appreciate your help in updating our classroom library!

Mrs. Lake
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Shadows of Sherwood (A Robyn Hoodlum Adventure) • Amazon Business $14.97 1 $14.97
The Mark of the Dragonfly (World of Solace Series) • Amazon Business $14.47 1 $14.47
The Girl Who Drank the Moon (Winner of the 2017 Newbery Medal) • Amazon Business $12.71 1 $12.71
Framed! • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Moving Target • Amazon Business $12.54 1 $12.54
The Girl in the Well Is Me • Amazon Business $11.86 1 $11.86
Randoms • Amazon Business $11.73 1 $11.73
Courage for Beginners • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
The Running Dream (Schneider Family Book Award - Teen Book Winner) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Tell Me Three Things • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The War That Saved My Life • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
How to (Almost) Ruin Your Summer • Amazon Business $7.18 1 $7.18

Materials cost

$134.21

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.01

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$166.22

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$29.33

Total project goal

$195.55

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$195.55

1 Donor

-$166.22

Donations toward project cost

-$166.22

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$29.33

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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