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Mrs. Burger from Albuquerque NM is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Refilling Our Class Library

Help me give my students new chapter books to fill our class library.

  • $450 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a low-income, high-mobility school that is 100% Title I. This means all of our children receive free breakfast and lunch during the school day. We have a diverse population and serve children and families from many different cultures.

The students at our school are sweet and crave positive interactions and for someone to show a genuine interest in them.

They are eager to learn new things and love to share what they have learned with others. These students need positive role models in their lives to introduce them to the wonders of the world around them.

My Project

The materials from this donation will make a huge difference in the classroom as far as teaching appreciation for literature to my group of second grade students and classroom readers who otherwise would not have the access or the opportunity to read these type of literature.

My students need new classroom copies of classics written by Roald Dahl, Beverly Cleary, and Judy Blume as well as new titles like The Series of Unfortunate Events, and The Guardians of GaHoole.

These books will provide an opportunity for my students to reach standards that will boost their confidence and prove to themselves how smart they really are. These books will also help to inspire a lifelong love of literature and reading in general.

Mrs. Burger
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Complete Wreck (Series of Unfortunate Events box set, #1-13) • AKJ Education $131.40 1 $131.40
Guardians of Ga'Hoole (15 Bk Set) • AKJ Education $86.69 1 $86.69
Roald Dahl (8 Books) • AKJ Education $47.08 1 $47.08
Judy Blume's Fudge Box Set Judy Blume • AKJ Education $29.16 1 $29.16
CD-The Wide Window • AKJ Education $11.99 1 $11.99
The Ralph Mouse Collection The Mouse and the Motorcycle/Runaway Ralph/Ralph S. Mouse • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
The Bad Beginning • AKJ Education $10.91 1 $10.91
A Series of Unfortunate Events: The Bad Beginning; The Reptile Room - Student Pack • AKJ Education $6.99 1 $6.99
Boy Tales of Childhood • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
The Minpins • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83

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