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. Trisler from Laurel MS is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Incentives Help

Help me give my students some great incentives to read more and gain higher reading levels and comprehension.

  • $269 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach three classes of smart and motivational students! They have the greatest potential! They learn all about the science and history of our world through reading and hands on activities. They love these subjects! It’s so great to see them pumped up during discussions.

Unfortunately, most students are struggling with their reading comprehension this school year.

The only way to get better with this skill is to read more. They need a reason to read more. Reading is a difficult skill to grasp and comprehension is even harder. This is not something most students enjoy to do.

This age student needs a reason to read. They need something that would motivate them to read more. They need a challenge!

My Project

These incentives will give the students a reason to read. I will give out a gift card to Amazon at the end of every nine weeks (one to each class). The student with the highest amount of AR points will receive the gift! Kids love a good challenge! The student at the end of the year with the highest AR points in all three classes will receive a Kindle Fire to keep at home.

Anyone will work hard for a good gift card!

They will be able to use this to purchase anything their heart desires on Amazon. Having a big overall gift will get the students fired up for the challenge. I will also be rewarding the class with the highest amount of AR points a pizza party at the end of the year.

Mrs. Trisler
Grades 3-5
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

3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 50 students.

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. Trisler is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total $10 Gift Cards - Pack of 3 Black and Silver Mini Envelopes • Amazon Business $30.00 4 $120.00
Fire 7 Tablet (7" display, 32 GB) - Black • Amazon Business $62.99 1 $62.99

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":"Laurel","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[7487387],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"MS","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":5137336,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":false,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":50,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Trisler","authorIds":{"7487387":{"owner":"Mrs. Trisler","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[5137336],"proposalHash":"949500141","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21652679,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":7487387,"schoolCounty":"Jones","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"MS","name":"Mississippi"}}