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Mrs. Glavickas from Orwell OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

New, Updated Fiction Titles for an Unfunded Middle School Library!

My students need updated fiction books for our middle school library.

  • $586 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students live in a rural, economically-struggling district. More than half of our students qualify for free or reduced-price lunches.

Our kids want to read, but don't have access to print and online reading materials that, perhaps, their higher SES peers do.

A small group of dedicated teachers, our custodian and secretary, our maintenance staff and students at our middle school want to change that.

Adding new, updated fiction titles to our library will entice students to come to our newly organized library reading space.

My Project

Our middle school library has no funding and no librarian, but literacy is the number one indicator of success on state-mandated tests. A group of dedicated staff members - from custodians to teachers - are working to update and organize our beautiful library space.

We need forty-one new, updated fiction titles that will entice our middle school students and inspire them to read.

Our list of requested books is gleaned from 'best of..." lists from 2017, 2018 and all-time and include multiple genres.

Current authors such as John Green, Jason Reynolds and Ibi Zoboi will help us connect to our kids.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Fates Divide (Carve the Mark) • Amazon Business $15.38 1 $15.38
All American Boys • Amazon Business $14.58 1 $14.58
War Storm (Red Queen) • Amazon Business $13.98 1 $13.98
A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet) • Amazon Business $12.80 1 $12.80
Long Way Down • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Far from the Tree • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Dear Martin • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Paper Towns • Amazon Business $12.40 1 $12.40
Dread Nation • Amazon Business $12.32 1 $12.32
An Abundance of Katherines • Amazon Business $12.25 1 $12.25
We Were Liars • Amazon Business $11.97 1 $11.97
Maximum Ride: The Manga, Vol. 6 • Amazon Business $11.94 1 $11.94
Maximum Ride: The Manga, Vol. 5 • Amazon Business $11.94 1 $11.94
Maximum Ride: The Manga, Vol. 3 • Amazon Business $11.94 1 $11.94
The Girl with the Red Balloon (The Balloonmakers) • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
Because of Mr. Terupt • Amazon Business $11.85 1 $11.85
The Upside of Unrequited • Amazon Business $11.74 1 $11.74
Sunny (Track) • Amazon Business $11.72 1 $11.72
Looking For Alaska • Amazon Business $11.62 1 $11.62
The Fault in Our Stars • Amazon Business $11.54 1 $11.54
Rebound • Amazon Business $11.50 1 $11.50
The Beauty That Remains • Amazon Business $11.45 1 $11.45
Maximum Ride: The Manga, Vol. 4 • Amazon Business $11.43 1 $11.43
Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha) • Amazon Business $11.39 1 $11.39
Ghost Boys • Amazon Business $11.33 1 $11.33
North of Happy • Amazon Business $10.44 1 $10.44
Ghost (Track) • Amazon Business $10.43 1 $10.43
The Playbook: 52 Rules to Aim, Shoot, and Score in This Game Called Life • Amazon Business $10.30 1 $10.30
Auggie & Me: Three Wonder Stories • Amazon Business $10.27 1 $10.27
Patina (Track) • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Maximum Ride: The Manga, Vol. 2 • Amazon Business $9.84 1 $9.84
365 Days of Wonder: Mr. Browne's Book of Precepts • Amazon Business $9.59 1 $9.59
The Getaway • Amazon Business $9.59 1 $9.59
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul • Amazon Business $9.59 1 $9.59
Hello, Universe • Amazon Business $9.48 1 $9.48
Diary of a Wimpy Kid #11: Double Down • Amazon Business $8.98 1 $8.98
Maximum Ride: The Manga, Vol. 1 • Amazon Business $8.91 1 $8.91
Goodbye Days • Amazon Business $8.60 1 $8.60
You're Welcome, Universe • Amazon Business $7.55 1 $7.55
American Street • Amazon Business $7.55 1 $7.55

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