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  • $581 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Lampert
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 13 donors
  • $0 still needed

They Love to Read.. We Need to Expand Our Classroom Library

My students need more exciting and interesting storybooks and chapter books for our classroom library.

I teach 2nd grade students in a high-need district located in New Jersey. My students' reading levels vary from way below grade level to above grade level.

Many of my students do not have books of their own at home, therefore, I would like to provide them with a wide range of books that they may use and borrow from my classroom. In my classroom, I have incorporated a Reading Club. Year after year, I have seen my students really fall in love with and get very excited about reading. Unfortunately, by the middle of the year, they have pretty much read everything in my classroom library. I'm looking to enhance our classroom library by adding more books and storage for them.

We need more exciting and interesting storybooks and chapter books for our classroom library, as well as some storage (a bookshelf) to keep them organized.

Your help and generosity will help my students experience the adventures and joy that can happen when you read. I also hope that through your donation, I will be able to better instill a love for reading in my students that will continue as they grow up.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Arthur's Fire Drill (Arthur Adventures Series) Marc Brown, Marc Brown (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Arthur and the Bad-Luck Brain (Arthur Chapter Book Series #30) Stephen Krensky, Marc Tolon Brown, Gerard Lewis, Based On Work by Gerard Lewis • Barnes and Noble $3.82 1 $3.82
Arthur's Jelly Beans Marc Brown • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Bravo, Amelia Bedelia!, Vol. 2 Herman S. Parish, Lynn Sweat (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Amelia Bedelia's Masterpiece Herman Parish, Lynn Sweat (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Play Ball, Amelia Bedelia: (I Can Read Book Series: Level 2) Peggy Parish, Wallace Tripp (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Amelia Bedelia Bookworm (I Can Read Book Series) Herman Parish, Lynn Sweat (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Come Back, Amelia Bedelia: (I Can Read Book Series: Level 2) Peggy Parish, Wallace Tripp (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Amelia Bedelia, Rocket Scientist? Herman Parish, Lynn Sweat (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Vacation under the Volcano (Magic Tree House Series #13) Mary Pope Osborne, Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Season of the Sandstorms (Magic Tree House Series #34) Mary Pope Osborne, Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
Stage Fright on a Summer Night (Magic Tree House Series #25) Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illustrator), Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Midnight on the Moon (Magic Tree House Series #8) Mary Pope Osborne, Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Lions at Lunchtime (Magic Tree House Series #11) Mary Pope Osborne, Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Ghost Town at Sundown (Magic Tree House Series #10) Mary Pope Osborne, Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Civil War on Sunday (Magic Tree House Series #21) Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illustrator), Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Carnival at Candlelight (Magic Tree House Series #33) Mary Pope Osborne, Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
Berenstain Bears and the Bad Habit Stan Berenstain Berenstain, Jan Berenstain • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Berenstain Bears and Too Much Pressure Stan Berenstain Berenstain, With Jan Berenstain • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Berenstain Bears Lend a Helping Hand Stan Berenstain Berenstain, Jan Berenstain (Illustrator), Jan Berenstain • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
The Berenstain Bears Learn About Strangers Stan Berenstain Berenstain, Jan Berenstain • Barnes and Noble $2.92 1 $2.92
Berenstain Bears Don't Pollute (Anymore) Stan Berenstain Berenstain, With Jan Berenstain • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
The Berenstain Bears And The Slumber Party Stan Berenstain Berenstain, With Jan Berenstain • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
Are You A Butterfly? (Backyard Books Series) Judy Allen, Tudor Humphries (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $8.95 1 $8.95
Young Cam Jansen and the Missing Cookie: (Young Cam Jansen Adventures Series) David A. Adler, Susanna Natti (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
A Picture Book of Thomas Jefferson David A. Adler, John Wallner (Illustrator), Alexandra Wallner (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $6.25 1 $6.25
Picture Book of Sojourner Truth Gershom A. Adler, Gershom Griffith (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $6.25 1 $6.25
Picture Book of Paul Revere David A. Adler, John Wallner (Illustrator), Alexandra Wallner (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $6.25 1 $6.25
Picture Book of Louis Braille David A. Adler, John Wallner (Illustrator), Alexandra Wallner (Illustrator), John C. Wallner (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $6.25 1 $6.25
A Picture Book of Jackie Robinson (Picture Book Biography Series) David A. Adler, Robert Casilla (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $6.25 1 $6.25
A Picture Book of Anne Frank (Picture Book Biography Series) David A. Adler, Karen Ritz (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $6.25 1 $6.25
My Hairiest Adventure (Goosebumps Series) R. L. Stine • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
Curious George and the Pizza Margret Rey, Alan J. Shalleck (Editor) • Barnes and Noble $3.55 1 $3.55
Curious George Goes to the Beach (Curious George Series) Margret Rey, H. A. Rey (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.55 1 $3.55
Captain Underpants and the Perilous Plot of Professor Poopypants (Captain Underpants Series) Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
Captain Underpants and the Attack of the Talking Toilets (Captain Underpants Series) Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
Captain Underpants and the Invasion of the Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies from Outer Space (Captain Underpants Series) Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
Captain Underpants and the Big, Bad Battle of the Bionic Booger Boy, Part 1: The Night of the Nasty Nostril Nuggets Dav Pilkey • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
Captain Underpants and the Big, Bad Battle of the Bionic Booger Boy, Part 2: The Revenge of the Ridiculous Robo-Boogers Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
Captain Underpants and the Preposterous Plight of the Purple Potty People Dav Pilkey • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
Captain Underpants and the Wrath of the Wicked Wedgie Woman Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
The Adventures of Captain Underpants : An Epic Novel Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
Why I'm Afraid of Bees (Goosebumps Series) R. L. Stine • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
A Night In Terror Tower (Goosebumps Series) R. L. Stine • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
It Came from Beneath the Sink (Goosebumps Series) R. L. Stine • Barnes and Noble $4.49 1 $4.49
Deep Trouble (Classic Goosebumps Series #2) R. L. Stine • Barnes and Noble $5.39 1 $5.39
Cam Jansen & The Chocolate Fudge Mystery David A. Adler, Susanna Natti (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $3.59 1 $3.59
JJ303 - Books on Wheels Mobile Library • Lakeshore Learning $199.00 1 $199.00
Miss Nelson Has a Field Day Harry G. Allard, James Marshall • Barnes and Noble $5.35 1 $5.35

Materials cost

$408.28

Vendor shipping charges

$40.83

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$17.00

Total project cost

$476.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$104.49

Total project goal

$580.49

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$580.49

13 Donors

-$558.24

Donations toward project cost

-$476.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$82.24

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$22.25

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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13 donors13 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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