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Ms. Rooker from Salt Lake City UT is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Shelving Our Favorite Books!

Help me give my students 95 picture books, graphic novels, and chapter books.

  • $992 goal

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My Students

Student learning has been impacted by COVID-19 for the last 3 years. Despite constant interruptions in their academic environment, my students show up to class every day ready and willing to learn and grow.

They enjoy coming to school and I have a classroom of readers.

I want to enhance and continue to encourage their love of reading by building up a classroom library to give them more opportunities and options for expanding their knowledge.

My Project

All my 4th graders come to school ready to learn. However, do to the limited supply of books in my classroom, my students need more options to help them become better readers and build comprehension skills. Students love being able to read from picture books, graphic novels, and chapter books.

Building a classroom library will give students more choices in what they read.

It will also expose them to a larger variety of books and authors. It will expand their knowledge and skills. They are extremely excited when new books arrive in the classroom. They can't wait to start reading!

Ms. Rooker
Grades 3-5

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
NEW SET! Wings of Fire 10 Books Set (Books 1-10) • Amazon Business $89.90 1 $89.90
The Land of Stories Complete Paperback Gift Set • Amazon Business $48.99 1 $48.99
The Unwanteds Collection: The Unwanteds; Island of Silence; Island of Fire; Island of Legends; Island of Shipwrecks; Island of Graves; Island of Dragons • Amazon Business $44.14 1 $44.14
The Spy School vs. SPYDER Paperback Collection: Spy School; Spy Camp; Evil Spy School; Spy Ski School; Spy School Secret Service; Spy School Goes South; Spy School British Invasion • Amazon Business $43.96 1 $43.96
A Tale of Magic... Complete Hardcover Gift Set • Amazon Business $42.06 1 $42.06
Secret Coders: The Complete Boxed Set: (Secret Coders, Paths & Portals, Secrets & Sequences, Robots & Repeats, Potions & Parameters, Monsters & Modules) • Amazon Business $37.47 1 $37.47
Jason Reynolds's Track Series: Ghost; Patina; Sunny; Lu • Amazon Business $35.35 1 $35.35
The FunJungle Paperback Collection: Belly Up; Poached; Big Game • Amazon Business $19.69 1 $19.69
Mr. Lemoncello's Library Books 1-4 (Boxed Set) • Amazon Business $19.26 1 $19.26
The FunJungle Mystery Madness Collection: Panda-monium; Lion Down; Tyrannosaurus Wrecks • Amazon Business $18.98 1 $18.98
Percy Jackson and the Olympians 5 Book Paperback Boxed Set (new covers w/poster) (Percy Jackson & the Olympians) • Amazon Business $18.80 1 $18.80
The Watcher: Jane Goodall's Life with the Chimps • Amazon Business $16.49 1 $16.49
Dinosaur Lady: The Daring Discoveries of Mary Anning, the First Paleontologist (Women in Science Biographies, Fossil Books for Kids, Feminist Picture Books, Dinosaur Gifts for Kids) • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
One Green Apple • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
More Than Anything Else • Amazon Business $15.57 1 $15.57
Room to Dream (A Front Desk Novel) (Front Desk, 3) • Amazon Business $14.94 1 $14.94
A Soft Place to Land • Amazon Business $14.21 1 $14.21
Momentous Events in the Life of a Cactus (Volume 2) • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
City Spies (1) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Golden Gate (2) (City Spies) • Amazon Business $12.58 1 $12.58
Salt In His Shoes: Michael Jordan in Pursuit of a Dream • Amazon Business $12.29 1 $12.29
The Empty Pot • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
One And Only Bob • Amazon Business $11.26 1 $11.26
Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
The Playbook: 52 Rules to Aim, Shoot, and Score in This Game Called Life • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
The Invisible Boy • Amazon Business $10.59 1 $10.59
Booked (The Crossover Series) • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein (Illustrated Biographies by Chronicle Books) • Amazon Business $10.44 1 $10.44
The Crossover (The Crossover Series) • Amazon Business $10.29 1 $10.29
Rebound (The Crossover Series) • Amazon Business $10.10 1 $10.10
Wishtree • Amazon Business $10.02 1 $10.02
24 Hours in Nowhere • Amazon Business $9.81 1 $9.81
Ghosts Of Greenglass House • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Greenglass House • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Vanished! (2) (Framed!) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Trapped! (3) (Framed!) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Masterminds: Criminal Destiny (Masterminds, 2) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Three Keys (A Front Desk Novel) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Masterminds: Payback (Masterminds, 3) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Mr. Lemoncello and the Titanium Ticket (Mr. Lemoncello's Library) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The Hive Queen (Wings of Fire, Book 12) • Amazon Business $7.84 1 $7.84
Ali Cross (Ali Cross, 1) • Amazon Business $7.64 1 $7.64
The One and Only Ivan • Amazon Business $6.96 1 $6.96
The Lost Continent (Wings of Fire, Book 11) (11) • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00
Crenshaw • Amazon Business $4.69 1 $4.69

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