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Mr. East from Villa Rica GA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Who Said Teens Don't Like Reading?

Help me give my students engaging novels that will open their minds to the incredible experience of reading.

  • $166 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. We encourage them to work hard to succeed and overcome their daily obstacles so that they can have a positive school experience. They need a very engaging environment along with creative assignments in order for them to show interest in their school work.

Many of them have had bad past experiences when it comes to their academics.

We work hard every day to put an end to those bad experiences and make school a place where they feel safe and successful.

My Project

We currently have a classroom library and are trying our best to encourage our high schoolers to buy into the idea that reading is both beneficial and enjoyable. There is always room to add incredible titles to our library to encourage reading engagement for the teenagers that we teach.

We want to provide novels that align with the wide variety of interests of our students as we strive to have classrooms full of eager students pumped up to be able to read for activator assignments weekly.The novels in this project are from a wide range of genres and they have been read and enjoyed by thousands.

Mr. East
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 150 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Hate U Give Collector's Edition • Amazon Business $11.76 1 $11.76
How It Went Down • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
On The Come Up • Amazon Business $10.43 1 $10.43
The Raven Boys • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
The Boy in the Black Suit • Amazon Business $9.18 1 $9.18
The Chanur Saga • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Looking for Alaska • Amazon Business $8.79 1 $8.79
Remember Me: Remember Me; The Return; The Last Story • Amazon Business $8.72 1 $8.72
Bash Bash Revolution • Amazon Business $8.24 1 $8.24
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children) • Amazon Business $8.14 1 $8.14
The Book Thief • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95

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