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. Montijo from Indianapolis IN is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

I Like To Move It, Move It!

Help me give my students scooters to exercise for a fun way to develop motor skills, confidence and learn team building.

  • $871 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Most of my students are from low-income families, mainly African American and Latinos. We are a Title I and 100% free lunch school. I teach in a Spanish Immersion program in Indianapolis where the students learn using the Spanish language. My school is a Title I school in Indianapolis, Indiana.

My students are exceptional because from a young age they get the opportunity to learn a second language (Spanish) and benefit from a dual immersion language education that helps them to gain better brain capacities.

My students encourage each other to be the best they can be and to create a loving community throughout the classroom. Being a kindergarten teacher is very rewarding, I have the pleasure to introduce them to school.

My Project

It is essential for children to be exposed to a variety of physical challenges when they are young. It helps to develop body awareness, strength, and confidence.

Using scooter games and activities in our indoor recess time gives students an opportunity to engage in beneficial play and can be used for fitness activities, games and pure enjoyment.

With many scooter games, the focus can be on teamwork, sportsmanship, and activities that isolate specific muscle groups to increase the strength of each child.

My students only have PE one time a week, and I want to give them a chance to experience what their body can do as much as possible. I also have to provide a safe environment. This equipment would help students challenge themselves and ensure safety at the same time.

Mrs. Montijo
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. Montijo is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Jetson Jupiter Folding Kick Scooter • DICK'S Sporting Goods $29.99 23 $689.77

Materials cost

$689.77

Vendor shipping charges

$10.00

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.35

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$740.12

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$130.61

Total project goal

$870.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$870.73

2 Donors

-$175.00

Donations toward project cost

-$148.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.25

match offer

-$695.73

Match offer toward project cost

-$591.37

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$104.36

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Indianapolis","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[3816112],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"IN","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3949331,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/i-like-to-move-it-move-it/3949331/","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":25,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Montijo","authorIds":{"3816112":{"owner":"Mrs. Montijo","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3949331],"proposalHash":"1651988021","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp3816112_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1472344451325","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20828880,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NDg3NzQ1NA==","NjIzMzQwNw==","MTgxODExOQ=="],"teacherId":3816112,"schoolCounty":"Marion","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"IN","name":"Indiana"}}