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

Mrs. L. Ramos from Edinburg TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Enhancing Children's Development and Learning Through Dramatic Play

Help me give my students opportunities to explore and grow through dramatic play.

  • $597 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My Pre-Kindergarten students from Edinburg were participating in a 1/2-day program. This coming school year we will begin a Full-day program. My Pre-K students come from low socioeconomic income families and learning English as a second language.

They love using the dramatic play center, and using building blocks to create structures, which supports literacy and math.

My Pre-K'ers come to school ready to learn and explore. They are excited to learn about letters, numbers and sing songs. I am so blessed to teach these amazing little learners.

My Project

As my district is now going to provide Pre-Kindergarten as a Full-Day Program, I would love for my Pre-K'ers to have the opportunity to be engaged in more diverse dramatic play.

Through the generosity of funding for this project, my students will get very much needed enhancements and replacements for our Dramatic Play Center, Block Center, Math and Science Centers.

Role-playing will improve their ability to self-regulate, build speech/language, help teach conflict resolution with classmates, and support literacy and math. My students show a readiness for STEM learning, through engaging in the block, math and science centers. These items will empower their learning.

Mrs. L. Ramos
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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

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. L. Ramos is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Seasons All-In-One Dollhouse - Furnished • Kaplan Early Learning Company $139.46 1 $139.46
The Village Block Set (20 Pieces) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $53.96 1 $53.96
GeoSafari(r) Jr. Talking Microscope • Kaplan Early Learning Company $40.46 1 $40.46
101 Piece Play Food Assortment • Kaplan Early Learning Company $35.96 1 $35.96
Play & Learn Electronic Cash Register • Kaplan Early Learning Company $26.99 1 $26.99
Eco-Friendly Dish Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $25.16 1 $25.16
New Sprouts(r) Bake It! • Kaplan Early Learning Company $22.46 1 $22.46
GeoSafari(r) Jr. My First Microscope • Kaplan Early Learning Company $19.79 1 $19.79
Sorting Shapes Cupcakes • Kaplan Early Learning Company $19.76 1 $19.76
New Sprouts(r) Mix It! • Kaplan Early Learning Company $17.99 1 $17.99
Wooden Birthday Party Cake Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $17.99 1 $17.99
Wooden Pizza Party Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $17.99 1 $17.99
Neighborhood Friends - Set of 8 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $17.96 1 $17.96
Cell Phones (Set of 2) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $14.36 1 $14.36

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


3 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Matching donations from our partners


Match offers toward project cost


Match offers 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":"Edinburg","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1399548],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"TX","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":4221094,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":20,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. L. Ramos","authorIds":{"1399548":{"owner":"Mrs. L. Ramos","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[4221094],"proposalHash":"-161511278","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":",1477,x54,y209&width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1563314885690","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":372816,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":1399548,"schoolCounty":"Hidalgo","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"TX","name":"Texas"}}