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Mrs. Durham from Chiloquin OR is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading for All

Help me give my students a print-rich environment by providing a variety of books for our class library.

  • $584 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is located in a small town in southern Oregon. I have had the opportunity to teach these kiddos for almost two years now and I am still learning new, incredible things about each and every one of them.

My students are from a variety of backgrounds and personalities.

We are a community of kind, caring, respectful, safe, and responsible individuals. I want to provide my students with as many amazing opportunities as possible but our class funding is limited.

My Project

The majority of my students do not have access to different genres of books at home. This project will provide our class with just that! It is important that they are exposed to a print-rich environment and having a variety of genres and reading levels will benefit them and help meet the reading needs of all students.

My students are finally taking an interest in reading but unfortunately we do not have the funding to provide a proper classroom library.

I am only a second year elementary teacher, therefore, my collection is very limited and outdated. All of the books that I have selected fit the interests of my students. The students will also be able to have a nice, sturdy book bin to house their selections for the week. The magazine rack will come in handy while storing our various magazines. This will help make those selections more inviting as well. This donation will be more than appreciated! This project will give the students one of the best reading experiences!

Mrs. Durham
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Storex Book Bins, 11-Inch, Assorted Colors, 30 Bins (STX70105U06C) • Amazon Business $64.65 1 $64.65
Displays2go Tiered Black Wire Magazine Rack, Free Standing Floor Fixture with 20 Stacked Pockets, Sign Slot (WRF10T19) • Amazon Business $62.74 1 $62.74
The Cat in the Hat’s Learning Library • Amazon Business $57.99 1 $57.99
Captain Underpants: 10 Book Set • Amazon Business $34.99 1 $34.99
Junie B. Jones Complete First Grade Collection Box set • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Dog Man: The Epic Collection: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #1-3 Boxed Set) • Amazon Business $26.13 1 $26.13
Victoria Jamieson Box Set • Amazon Business $20.07 1 $20.07
Magic Tree House Boxed Set, Books 1-4: Dinosaurs Before Dark, The Knight at Dawn, Mummies in the Morning, and Pirates Past Noon • Amazon Business $14.36 1 $14.36
National Geographic Kids Why?: Over 1,111 Answers to Everything • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
World of Reading Avengers Boxed Set: Level 1 • Amazon Business $11.77 1 $11.77
The Frog and Toad Collection Box Set: Includes 3 Favorite Frog and Toad Stories! (I Can Read Level 2) • Amazon Business $11.39 1 $11.39
Dog Man and Cat Kid: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #4) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Peanut Butter and Jelly (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #3) • Amazon Business $9.74 1 $9.74
Narwhal's Otter Friend (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #4) • Amazon Business $9.33 1 $9.33
Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #5) • Amazon Business $9.27 1 $9.27
Dragons Love Tacos • Amazon Business $8.49 1 $8.49
Super Narwhal and Jelly Jolt (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #2) • Amazon Business $7.02 1 $7.02
Nate the Great and the Monster Mess • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #6) • Amazon Business $5.39 1 $5.39
Nate the Great, San Francisco Detective • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
Nate the Great and the Stolen Base • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
The Gym Teacher from the Black Lagoon • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
The Bully from the Black Lagoon • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
The Teacher from the Black Lagoon • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
The Story of the Guardians Level 2 Reader The Story of the Guardians: World of Reading Level 2 • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
The Green Ninja (LEGO Ninjago: Reader) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Who Would Win? Polar Bear vs. Grizzly Bear • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Hammerhead vs. Bull Shark (Who Would Win?) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Who Would Win? Lion vs. Tiger • Amazon Business $3.85 1 $3.85
Marvel's Captain America: Civil War: Escape from Black Panther (Passport to Reading Level 2) • Amazon Business $3.78 1 $3.78

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