You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.


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

Listening Station Books

My students need audio books to help make them successful readers. My students love The Magic Tree House Series and will be so excited to be able to listen as they read.

  • $170 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

One of the most important aspects of a classroom that uses The Daily 5 is the "Listen to Reading" category. We would like to have some chapter books in our audio collection to make us successful, independent readers. The listening station is very important for readers who struggle with fluency.

My students are avid readers who love a new challenge.

They work hard to read each and every night to improve their reading skills. Our school is nestled in a college town. We have a very diverse group of learners. We have a wonderful group of teachers and parents who support this school.

My Project

My students will use these audio chapter books as a Daily 5 station. They will hook up their headphones and sit with a buddy while they listen and read along to the CD. This will be a year log station for my class. Listening to books is a wonderful way to improve fluency.

Children in my classes over the years have struggled greatly with fluency.

They tend to sound like robots when they read. We want them to sound like actors in a play with beautiful voice intonation and expression.

Read More
Mrs. Shealor
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 19 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Shealor is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flat Stanley's Worldwide Adventures Audio Collection: Books 1-12 • Amazon $22.05 1 $22.05
The Roald Dahl Audio Collection: Includes Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, James & the Giant Peach, Fantastic M r. Fox, The Enormous Crocodile & The Magic Finger • Amazon $21.74 1 $21.74
Magic Tree House Collection: Books 1-8 • Amazon $21.60 1 $21.60
Magic Tree House CD Collection Books 9-16 • Amazon $20.94 1 $20.94
Runaway Ralph CD • Amazon $13.18 1 $13.18
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing (The Fudge Seres) • Amazon $12.57 1 $12.57

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


1 Donor


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Blacksburg","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[2312352],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"VA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":1556488,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":19,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Shealor","authorIds":{"2312352":{"owner":"Mrs. Shealor","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[1556488],"proposalHash":"-1675357436","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":388935,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MjUzOTcyMw==","MjMxMjM1Mg=="],"teacherId":2312352,"schoolCounty":"Montgomery","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"VA","name":"Virginia"}}