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Mrs. Terrell from Mound Valley KS is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Make Reading Fun Again!

Help me give my students creative art and writing supplies, in an organized way, for their post-reading projects.

  • $170 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a low socioeconomic community. A large percentage of our students receive free or reduced-price meals. The families are extremely involved in their children's learning making my job so much easier.

Our community is so small that we have to bring the opportunities to them.

The students walk into my class each day full of wonder. I strive each day to show them that someone does care about them.

They are looking forward to what can help provide for them!

My Project

I have a new reading initiative this year... Make Reading Fun Again! In doing so, I have gotten away from the traditional book report or test. The students are LOVING this! They are actually getting excited about reading again.

In an effort to give students a better way to show me "what they know" about their book, I am giving them creative freedom.

I would like to have an easier way to store all of the art and writing materials that the students use on a daily basis.

Many students like to express themselves in an artistic way through dioramas and mobiles, while others prefer to write. With the help of this project, they will be able to do both!

Mrs. Terrell
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Seville Classics 10-Drawer Organizer Cart, Pearlescent Multi-Color, Multicolor (Pearlized) • Amazon Business $30.92 1 $30.92
Evemodel P8717 72pcs HO Scale 1:87 Seated and Standing People Figures Passengers New • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Crayola Washable Markers, 64 ct. Variety Set, Gel Markers, Broad Line Markers, Window Markers, Back-to-School Gift • Amazon Business $15.25 1 $15.25
Closet Complete Kids Size, Premium Heavyweight, Virtually-Unbreakable, Velvet Hangers – Ultra-Thin, Space Saving, No-Slip, 360º Spin, Perfectly Sized for Kids 4-15 Years, Heather Gray, Set of 25 • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Hipatoo 32 Pcs Mixed Model Trees Fake Trees Railways Scenery, Ho Scale Trees, Diorama Supplies,Architecture Trees for DIY Craft or Building Model, Woodland Scenics with No Stands (Green) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Click N' Play Mini Farm Animal Figurine Playset, Assorted Mini 60Piece Realistically Designed Farm Plastic Animals for Kids & Toddlers • Amazon Business $8.72 1 $8.72
Crayola 8 Bold Colors, 2 Lb. Non-Toxic Art Tool for Kids 4 & Up, Traditional Modeling Clay, Multicolor • Amazon Business $6.03 1 $6.03
Crayola Cardstock Paper, Colored Cardstock, 25 Count • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

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