Donations

I’m always looking to enhance our classroom space and provide a variety of seating choices. Please consider donating the following furniture items if you are ever redecorating/downsizing your house:

  • Pillows (preferably pillows with washable cases) or pillows from patio sets (easy to clean)
  • Small bookshelf
  • Small coffee table
  • Small benches for sitting on
  • Exercise balls for sitting on
  • High Stools for sitting on
  • Poof chairs or beanbag chairs (with washable cases)
  • Wooden crates (to make bookshelves out of)
  • Lamps
  • Clipboards
  • Clean carpets/rugs

I am always looking for books! Key books I love to have in my classroom:

  • Non-fiction books such as: Guinness Book of World Records, DK/Eyewitness, Poetry Collections, Biographies, National Geographic, Ripley’s Believe It or Not
  • Great Authors: Rick Riordan, Roald Dahl, KAte Camillo, Deborah Ellis, Anthony Horowitz, Gordan Korman, Kenneth Oppel, James Patterson, Gary Paulson, Louis Sacher, Jerry Spinelli, Arthur Slade
  • Popular Series: Percy Jackson, Skeleton Creek, Screech Owls, Diary of A Wimpy Kid, I Survived, Land of Stories, Popularity Papers, Monster High
  • Graphic Novels (anything by Raina Telgemeier)
  • Picture Books: anything by Chris VanAllsburg, Jan Brett,  Peter Reynolds, wordless picture books, anything that promotes stories that encourage deep thinking, strong themes, social justice, growth mindset, or kindness

Value Village coupons– I buy a lot of used books and classroom furniture here. If you are not going to use the coupon they give you when donating items, please consider passing it on to me for our classroom!

Thank you so much for considering this!