You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Ms. V. from De Soto KS is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Coding With Ozzie

Help me give my students new coding robots that they can use for innovative projects and more!

  • $200 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a 3rd grade teacher in a low-income/high poverty elementary school where 50% of students, and their families, are living below the poverty line. Due to their socioeconomic status, families are receiving free or reduced-price breakfast/lunch at school daily. My students face many life challenges at a young age, which may include transiency, single family homes, incarcerated parents, neglect, abuse, as well as many more. In addition, a portion of our population is English language learners. It is my desire to be the structure and/or the constant in their young, chaotic lives.

Despite their circumstances, each child brings an innocence and a joy into the classroom that motivates and inspires me.

The students love to learn, read, and write, in spite of their past and current situations. I love the challenge of reaching all of my students, and I am dedicated to finding the best tools, resources, and materials in order to create informed citizens and life-long learners.

My Project

My students love using technology to help them learn. Through this project, I will be able to use Ozobots to help my students discover how to use coding skills in new ways.

Learning coding skills can help boost a student's creativity, encourage focus, enhance organizational skills, and prepare students for the job market of tomorrow.

We will use the Ozobots as a whole class to build teamwork skills and enhance our reading and math lessons. They will be great for small group learning.

Please help my students to continue to increase their ability to use technology in productive creative ways!

Ms. V.
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Ms. V. is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bit Coding Robot (White) • Amazon Business $42.87 3 $128.61

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


2 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"De Soto","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[3409361],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"KS","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3750602,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":22,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. V.","authorIds":{"3409361":{"owner":"Ms. V.","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3750602],"proposalHash":"-1472766842","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20711066,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NTgzMjQ5MQ==","MzQwOTM2MQ=="],"teacherId":3409361,"schoolCounty":"Johnson","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"KS","name":"Kansas"}}