Classroom Library

The Classroom Library was created to provide students access to a wide range of books right at their fingertips in the classroom. Check out a list of titles that can be found in the Classroom Library via Goodreads.

Research states that students read 50-60% more in classrooms with adequate classroom libraries (Catapano, 2009; Morrow, 2003; Kim, 2003; Neuman, 1999). *

Between 2015 and 2018, the Classroom Library grew from 200 books to 2,000 books.

[Soon there will be a link here to the Classroom Library Wish list]

Many thanks to those who donated books to in order to provide students with access to books, including the following:

Donor List

* Thank you for Donalyn Miller and Colby Sharp for their research findings, work, and support for Classroom Libraries in classrooms.

During the summer of 2018, I decided to donate portions of my classroom library to interested individuals, including former students and new English teachers entering the profession. Check out the stacks of donated books below:

New Teacher – Taylor FasseelLake Fenton High School



Class of 2019 student with an interest in romance novels and books for a younger sibling


Class of 2019 student who thought “any WWII books or war books would be legit.”


New Teacher – Natalie ParentiEdward Coles Language Academy


Class of 2019 student “saw a need” for a Little Free Library at Webberville Middle & High School