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.


Mrs. Johnson from Brooklyn NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Curious K!

My students need reading resources to help them gain access to information and to continue their love of reading!

  • $641 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is a place where students grow and learn from me and each other. They are always eager to enter the classroom. They've shown me that they learn best when they have tactile items and helpful resources to help them understand lessons and concepts that may be confusing. A print rich classroom is important for my students' success. I love their enthusiasm for learning and their desire to be leaders. I really enjoy seeing who they are as individuals and how easy it is for them to share their opinions and explain their thinking on various topics. My school is supportive, loving, and caring. As a school, we really care about students, their education, and their futures.

My Project

My students learn by doing. If I teach a concept, I find that my students do their best when they are given the opportunity to come to their own understanding. Using basic items such as pencils and glue will help my students to complete assignments independently. With the use of a laminator and pouches, I can print items such as reading strategies and laminate them so they remain in tact and can continue to be a resource for my students. Office supplies such as tape, a stapler, and file folders, will help me to put together their work for display and keep their work in one location.

Mrs. Johnson
Grades PreK-2
More than 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 Mrs. Johnson is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ETA hand2mind Phonics Phone, Auditory Feedback Phone • Amazon Business $13.99 6 $83.94
HamiltonBuhl SchoolMate Deluxe Stereo Headphone with 3.5 mm Plug and Volume Control • Amazon Business $12.79 4 $51.16
Crayola 52-1617 Class Pack Crayola Construction Paper Crayons, 25 ea. of 16 Colors, 400/Set • Amazon Business $34.28 1 $34.28
Westcott School Scissor Caddy and Kids Scissors With Anti-microbial Protection, 24 Scissors and 1 Caddy, 5-Inch Blunt (14756) • Amazon Business $33.96 1 $33.96
FILE-EZ Two-Pocket Folders, Dark Blue, 25-Pack, Textured Paper, Letter Size (EZ-32523) • Amazon Business $15.83 2 $31.66
Swingline GBC Thermal Laminator Machine, Fusion 1000L, 9 Inch, 4 Min Warm-up, 3 or 5 Mil, with 10 EZUse Laminating Pouches (1703072) • Amazon Business $31.45 1 $31.45
ZKOO Hanging File Folder Holder Cascading Fabric Organizer- 4 Pocket Home School Office Classroom Filing Storage,Office Supplies Storage Organizer& 2 Hangers • Amazon Business $14.69 2 $29.38
Swingline Thermal Laminating Sheets / Pouches, Letter Size Pouch, Standard Thickness, 100 Pack (3202018) • Amazon Business $10.99 2 $21.98
Key Education Big Box of Word Chunks Educational Board Game • Amazon Business $21.53 1 $21.53
Dry Erase Pockets - Reusable + Oversized - Size 10 X 13 Inches - 30 Pockets for Adults and Children - Mixed Colors - Ideal to use at School or at Work • Amazon Business $20.97 1 $20.97
Big Box of Sentence Building • Amazon Business $20.75 1 $20.75
LINKYO Electric Pencil Sharpener with Automatic Smart Sensor for Kids and Home Use, Gray • Amazon Business $17.95 1 $17.95
24 Pocket Expanding File Folder with Cloth Edge Wrap, Letter Size Organizer Expandable Accordion A4 Files Bag • Amazon Business $15.88 1 $15.88
Junior Learning CVC Word Builders Activity Cards • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 30 Pack, 0.24-ounce sticks • Amazon Business $13.95 1 $13.95
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 150 Pack • Amazon Business $12.49 1 $12.49
Scotch Heavy Duty Shipping Packaging Tape, 1.88 inches x 800 inches, 6 Rolls with Dispenser, 1.5 inch Core (142-6) • Amazon Business $11.23 1 $11.23
50 Rolls Glitter Washi Masking Tape Set, DIY accessories, Great for DIY Decor, Scrapbooking Sticker, Masking Paper Decoration, Tape Adhesive, School Supplies, Arts, Crafts, Bullet Journal, Calendar, • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Staplers, Office Supplies, School Supplies, Desktop Staplers, Multi Sheet, Quality, Stanley, Bostitch, Evo, PaperPro, Accentra, Swingline, Power Assisted, Assorted Deals (Accentra Paper Pro, Red) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
DK Games: Silly Sentences • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Sargent Art 36 Count Premium Pink Eraser Class Pack, Best Buy Assortment, 36-1012 • Amazon Business $8.18 1 $8.18

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


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":"New York City","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[5335374],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NY","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3265691,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":true,"numStudents":25,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Johnson","authorIds":{"5335374":{"owner":"Mrs. Johnson","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3265691],"proposalHash":"1561451062","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21172384,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MzYzMjcyNg==","NTQ1MTM2Mw=="],"teacherId":5335374,"schoolCounty":"Kings (Brooklyn)","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NY","name":"New York"}}