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Ms. DeFrancisco from Mooresville NC is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader

Help me give my students a table and books for our reading center.

  • $465 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students put a smile on my face every day. They are respectful, responsible, and take care of all of the books in our classroom library. My students are indeed one of a kind! Many of my students ask to borrow my books. I love seeing their passion for reading.

In this class, we are a team.

We pledge to include everyone and stick up for one another.

The best way to increase reading ability is to read more, and these books will continue to help my students grow stronger in reading. My students already have shown an astonishing interest in independent reading, and this project will only help enrich their experiences with the printed word.

My Project

My students LOVE to read! Each student can take home up to 10 books a night from my classroom library. Some ask to take more than 10! Education is changing every day, and so are the interests of my students. As a first-year teacher, I have been trying my very best to purchase and collect as many books as I can for my students. We are half-way through the year, and I have students who have read all of my books!

By donating to our project, you will not only fill the hearts of my students, but you will help to achieve academic achievement.

Students who have books to read begin to read more and more. Students do not always have access to books at home, so I want them to be able to read as much as they can in school. Not only do my students like to read, but they like to reflect on what they have read. A table in our reading center will encourage them to write more and reflect on what they have read.

Ms. DeFrancisco
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 16 students.

10 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Nature Color Chunky 30x36 Rectangle Table with 15-24" Adjustable Legs - Dark Blue • Kaplan Early Learning Company $179.96 1 $179.96
Word Fun Books Set 1 - Set of 10 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $71.96 1 $71.96
Step Into Reading Book Set - Level 3 (Set of 12) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $42.26 1 $42.26
I Get Along With Others Book Set - Paperback (Set of 6) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $24.26 1 $24.26
Reading Highlight Strips • Kaplan Early Learning Company $15.26 1 $15.26

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