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  • $388 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Cregier
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 4 donors
  • $0 still needed

Reading Resources!

My students need books, including stories from Geronimo Stilton, Step into Reading and Heroes in Training, in our classroom library!

My Students

"Reading takes us away from home, but more important, it finds homes for us everywhere." -Hazel Rochman My students are at the crucial place in their educational careers where developing a love for reading is a necessity!

My students are in the upper grades of elementary school.

The students in my class are reading on different levels and have all different interests. At this age they are very excited to learn but also developing their own personalities and feel empowered when they get to select their own books. These are the years that grabbing their attention as learners is extremely important and developing a love for reading is so imperative to prepare them for the future. My students don't have the parents that read at home to them every night and they need the resources to discover their love for reading. I teach in a public school located in a low income neighborhood in NYC.

My Project

Each day different students have the opportunity to "shop" in our classroom library for new chapter books that they would like to read. Unfortunately, our selection of books isn't that wonderful. With a limited selection, it is hard for the students to grow a genuine interest in reading. The books I have selected are for a variety of learners, interests and reading levels. They include fiction novels, fantasy and realistic fiction, several non-fiction books from the "Who is" and "When was" series, that are graphic novels about history that capture the students interests. I also tried to include lower level books such as Judy Moody and Frankie Pickles to get my lower level students interested in comical stories, because thinking about myself as a struggling reader, it was always nice to have comic relief. Please help make "book shopping" an exciting experience in my classroom!

Please help my students by donating these books my classroom!

They will be greatly appreciated and well loved my a community of learners. These books will be a valuable tool in our classroom!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Frankie Pickle and the Pine Run 3000 • Amazon $8.78 2 $17.56
Frankie Pickle and the Mathematical Menace • Amazon $8.78 2 $17.56
Ivy and Bean Boxed Set 2 (Ivy + Bean) • Amazon $14.39 1 $14.39
Ivy & Bean's Secret Treasure Box (Books 1-3) • Amazon $13.97 1 $13.97
Junie B. Jones's First Boxed Set Ever! (Books 1-4) • Amazon $13.95 1 $13.95
Big Nate Flips Out • Amazon $10.99 1 $10.99
Frankie Pickle and the Closet of Doom • Amazon $5.39 2 $10.78
We'll Always Have Paris (Geronimo Stilton) • Amazon $8.99 1 $8.99
Big Nate: Here Goes Nothing • Amazon $8.78 1 $8.78
The Discovery of America (Geronimo Stilton #1) • Amazon $8.78 1 $8.78
Thea Stilton #1: The Secret of Whale Island • Amazon $8.30 1 $8.30
Geronimo Stilton #9: The Weird Book Machine • Amazon $7.98 1 $7.98
Thea Stilton and the Legend of the Fire Flowers: A Geronimo Stilton Adventure • Amazon $6.53 1 $6.53
Sound Off! #1 (DANIEL BOOM AKA LOUD BOY) • Amazon $6.29 1 $6.29
Creepella Von Cacklefur, No. 5: Fright Night (A Geronimo Stilton Adventure) • Amazon $5.71 1 $5.71
Creepella von Cacklefur #3: Ghost Pirate Treasure: A Geronimo Stilton Adventure • Amazon $5.71 1 $5.71
Pheme the Gossip (Goddess Girls) • Amazon $5.39 1 $5.39
Hyperion and the Great Balls of Fire (Heroes in Training) • Amazon $5.39 1 $5.39
Hades and the Helm of Darkness (Heroes in Training) • Amazon $5.39 1 $5.39
What Was the Boston Tea Party? • Amazon $5.39 1 $5.39
What Was the Battle of Gettysburg? • Amazon $5.39 1 $5.39
What Was Pearl Harbor? • Amazon $5.39 1 $5.39
Persephone the Daring (Goddess Girls) • Amazon $5.39 1 $5.39
Typhon and the Winds of Destruction (Heroes in Training) • Amazon $5.39 1 $5.39
Poseidon and the Sea of Fury (Heroes in Training) • Amazon $5.39 1 $5.39
Dance Off (Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew) • Amazon $4.49 1 $4.49
Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.? • Amazon $4.49 1 $4.49
Who Was Rosa Parks? • Amazon $4.49 1 $4.49
Who Was Harriet Tubman? • Amazon $4.49 1 $4.49
Who Was Walt Disney? • Amazon $4.49 1 $4.49
Who Is Jane Goodall? (Who Was...?) • Amazon $4.49 1 $4.49
Who Was Thomas Alva Edison? • Amazon $4.49 1 $4.49
Who Was George Washington? • Amazon $4.49 1 $4.49
Who Was Ben Franklin? • Amazon $4.49 1 $4.49
Cape Mermaid Mystery (Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew) • Amazon $4.49 1 $4.49
The Make-a-Pet Mystery (Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew) • Amazon $4.49 1 $4.49
Ballpark Mysteries #1: The Fenway Foul-up (A Stepping Stone Book(TM)) • Amazon $4.49 1 $4.49
Who Was Amelia Earhart? • Amazon $4.08 1 $4.08
Who Was Amelia Earhart? • Amazon $4.08 1 $4.08
Baseball's Best: Five True Stories (Step into Reading) • Amazon $3.99 1 $3.99
Baseball's Greatest Hitters (Step-Into-Reading, Step 5) • Amazon $3.59 1 $3.59
My Weird School #4: Ms. Hannah Is Bananas! • Amazon $3.59 1 $3.59
My Weird School #3: Mrs. Roopy Is Loopy! • Amazon $3.59 1 $3.59
My Weird School #2: Mr. Klutz Is Nuts! • Amazon $3.59 1 $3.59

Materials cost

$295.17

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.43

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$329.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$58.16

Total project goal

$387.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$387.76

4 Donors

-$387.76

Donations toward project cost

-$329.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$58.16

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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