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Mrs. Furnary from Oakley CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Summer Reading...Had Me a Blast!

Help me give my students books that will encourage them to read over the summer.

  • $314 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My students live in a small rural community. My school serves K-8th grade students. The school library provides books and services to all 9 grades. Most of the students here are from low-income homes or homes where English is a second language. They wait patiently every morning for me to unlock the library door. They come to the library for a variety of reasons, to read, check out books, get warm, use the computer, and other activities that I provide for them.

My Project

Summertime. WE all love it! My students especially. I would like to offer a summer book check out program. Where some of my students could take books over the summer to finish series that they have been reading and to encourage them to keep reading.

"The Treehouse" series by Andy Griffiths is so popular.

New books have recently been written and added to the series. These books would be very in demand if we had them and the students could borrow them over summer.

"The Seekers" series by Erin Hunter is also being requested by my students. We have a few of the first books but none of the more recent books. I would really like to complete this series and with funding I can. Thank you for considering my project.

Mrs. Furnary
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Click • Amazon Business $16.50 2 $33.00
The 104-Story Treehouse: Dental Dramas & Jokes Galore! (The Treehouse Books) • Amazon Business $9.91 2 $19.82
Seekers: Return to the Wild #6: The Longest Day • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Seekers: Return to the Wild #2: The Melting Sea • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Seekers: Return to the Wild #3: River of Lost Bears • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Camp • Amazon Business $16.50 1 $16.50
Seekers: Return to the Wild #5: The Burning Horizon • Amazon Business $16.03 1 $16.03
The 91-Story Treehouse: Babysitting Blunders! (The Treehouse Books) • Amazon Business $7.50 2 $15.00
Seekers: Return to the Wild #1: Island of Shadows • Amazon Business $14.85 1 $14.85
Seekers: Return to the Wild #4: Forest of Wolves • Amazon Business $13.58 1 $13.58
Lion Down (FunJungle) • Amazon Business $12.32 1 $12.32
Seekers #6: Spirits in the Stars • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98
Seekers #5: Fire in the Sky • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98

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