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Mrs. Betterton from Tucson AZ is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Look! A Book Nook!

My students need book cases, a rug and comfy pillows to help them build their love of reading.

  • $366 goal

This project expired on October 1, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you know that feeling you get when you are able to get comfortable, open a book and become immersed in the story? My 1st grade students love to find their favorite story from the classroom story and read it over and over again but need an organized and inviting place to enjoy their books.

Sparking and continuing a love of reading for a lifetime is a goal I have for all of my students.

The look they get on their faces when enjoying a book is priceless!

My Project

All my students love to read. These materials will help enhance that love of reading through having an organized area of the classroom that is also inviting and a place that everyone loves to visit.

The materials to create a book nook in our classroom will spark excitement for reading in all of my students!

The bookcases, rug and pillows will allow me to create a place for students to be eager to visit on a daily basis. They will be able to pull a book from the shelf, get comfortable and fully immerse themselves in the book they are reading!

Mrs. Betterton
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
South Shore Axess Collection 3-Shelf Bookcase, Black • Amazon Business $60.50 2 $121.00
IRIS 3-Tier Wood Storage Shelf, Black • Amazon Business $27.99 2 $55.98
Kashi Home Sonoma Collection Stylish Geometric Inspired Decorative Accent Egyptian Area Rug, Black, 5' x 7' • Amazon Business $42.99 1 $42.99
Milliard Petite Reading Pillow for Young adults & children with Shredded Foam - 14x13in (Sit up Pillow) • Amazon Business $18.99 2 $37.98

Materials cost

$257.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$18.44

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.87

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$310.26

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$54.75

Total project goal

$365.01

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$365.01

4 Donors

-$334.26

Donations toward project cost

-$310.26

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$30.75

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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