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Ms. Riccio from Providence RI is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Organization is the Key to Success!

My students need Guided Reading bookshelves and bins to organize all of the wonderful books given to us from DonorsChoose.org donors.

  • $488 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Tagalog, Urdu, Turkish, and Spanish are some of the many languages spoken by the children in my classroom. Our school is a Title I, inner-city school where 90% of the children receive free and reduced-priced lunch. My children are extremely eager to learn and are very appreciative of everything that is given to them. They love coming to school and are excited to begin each day.

My students face many challenges in their daily lives.

Having the necessary materials to learn should not be one of them. The only way I can ensure my children are successful in their educational journey is to provide these tools to them.

My Project

"Organization and education, when they interact with each other, they strengthen each other, they are mutually supportive."-Noam Chomsky

We have been blessed to receive many books this year for Guided Reading.

My children do a good job at keeping them all where they belong, however the levels are scattered all over the classroom. It would be ideal to have a cart/bookcase and book bins to keep them all in one location. This would also help in making our reading centers more organized and fluid.

I am excited to have these books organized and leveled for the ease of instruction and readability. These books will be used for many years to come, and keeping them organized will also help preserve them.

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Ms. Riccio
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 26 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC298 - Flex-Space Mobile Book Bin Storage Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $299.00 1 $299.00
LM453 - Book Bins - Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $79.50 1 $79.50

Materials cost

$378.50

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$414.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$73.09

Total project goal

$487.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$487.27

1 Donor

-$487.27

Donations toward project cost

-$414.18

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$73.09

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$0.00

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