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
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
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. Sims from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

2 days left

Indoor Recess Fun

Help me give my students different toys, games, and crafts to play with during indoor recess, centers, or free time.

  • Be the first to donate!
  • $478 still needed
Donations doubled!
  • Be the first to donate!
  • $478 still needed

My Students

My students are always asking so many questions, always willing to learn and diving head first into new things. I think using hands-on learning allows me to reach all of my students and helps each of them understand in more ways than one way. They show up every day with their thinking caps on willing to tackle any problems that might come their way.

Many of my students come to school saying they can't want to see what we are going to learn today, and it is always said with such a positive and encouraging attitudes.

Our school is located on the southside of Oklahoma City. 100% of my students qualify for free/reduced-price lunch. They come willing and ready to learn every day, so why not provide them with the best ways to learn!

My Project

My students have limited items to play with during inside recess. As most know, Oklahoma's weather is just always changing and we never know if it is going to rain, snow, be too cold, or just too hot for outdoor recess. The last three days my students have had indoor recess, and they have exhausted all games and activities in my classroom.

Many of my games are missing pieces, have broken boards, or are just too worn out and have had to be thrown away .

I am wanting to add more variety for my students to play during indoor recess. In addition, I would love to have magnetic tiles and games that have all of the pieces in the box, so they can play the games correctly. I just want my students to be able to have as much fun indoors during recess as possible.

Ms. Sims
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, 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.

This project will reach 21 students.

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 Ms. Sims is requesting.

See our finances


You can start a project with the same resources being requested here!

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DG547 - Magna-Tiles<sup>&reg;</sup> - Master Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.99 1 $129.99
Classic Games for After School - Set of 6 Different Games • Kaplan Early Learning Company $112.46 1 $112.46
TT405 - Read the Clock Time Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
TT356 - Place Value Mystery House Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
LM331 - Multiplication Grab Play Game - Gr 3-4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $21.99 1 $21.99
VR154 - Squish Squeeze Sensory Beads • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
Checkers • Kaplan Early Learning Company $8.06 1 $8.06

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


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":"Oklahoma City","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[7926955],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"OK","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":6115886,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":239,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":false,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","eligibleToBeCopied":false,"mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":21,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Sims","isEquityFocus":true,"authorIds":{"7926955":{"owner":"Ms. Sims","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":0.0,"proposalsOnPage":[6115886],"proposalHash":"-679879898","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":0.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":",1170,x0,y624&width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1627483064979","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":6,"teacherChallengeId":21768055,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":7926955,"schoolCounty":"Oklahoma","fullyFunded":false,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":false,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"OK","name":"Oklahoma"}}