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.


Ms. Onorati from Des Moines WA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Lego's for Being Respectful of People, Property, and Learning

Help me give my students LEGO sets to earn for being Respectful of People, Property, and Learning.

  • $289 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in my school are full of energy, wonder and enthusiasm. They come from various cultures, speak different languages and many of their families are struggling economically. They attend a culturally diverse school where seventy percent of the students receive a free or reduced-price lunch in the state of Washington.

Aside from the cultural and economic differences in our student population, you'll find that our amazing students are eager to learn and are trying to build successful lives that will be happy and productive.

My Project

Staff members give out live school points to students to recognize them for being respectful of people, property and/or learning. Every student throughout the school works hard to earn live school points during the day for a trip to the school store at lunch time. Each child can spend their points at the school store or save them to buy a bigger prize the next time they visit the store. My school has adopted school wide Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS). PBIS emphasizes the establishment of organizational supports and systems that give our staff the capacity to use effective interventions accurately and successfully. It is a prevention-oriented way for all school staff to maximize academic and social behavior outcomes for students. PBIS supports the success of ALL students. My school has adopted school wide expectations that require our students to be respectful of people, property, and learning. The LEGO sets that I am requesting will be used as incentives to show our students that we appreciate their efforts. These resources can and will brighten the day of many children.

Ms. Onorati
Grades 6-8
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 Ms. Onorati is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LEGO Classic Medium Creative Brick Box 10696 • Amazon Business $27.99 2 $55.98
LEGO Creator 3in1 Dune Buggy 31087 Building Kit , New 2019 (147 Piece) • Amazon Business $12.99 2 $25.98
LEGO Creator 3in1 Futuristic Flyer 31086 Building Kit , New 2019 (157 Piece) • Amazon Business $12.93 2 $25.86
LEGO Creator Mighty Dinosaurs 31058 Dinosaur Toy • Amazon Business $11.99 2 $23.98
LEGO Creator 3in1 Mythical Creatures 31073 Building Kit (223 Piece) • Amazon Business $11.99 2 $23.98
LEGO Creator 3in1 Helicopter Adventure 31092 Building Kit , New 2019 (157 Piece) • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
LEGO City Great Vehicles Desert Rally Racer 60218 Building Kit , New 2019 (75 Piece) • Amazon Business $9.84 2 $19.68

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


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer 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":"Des Moines","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1063397],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"WA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":3,"name":"Middle School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3944501,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":2,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":true,"numStudents":600,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Onorati","authorIds":{"1063397":{"owner":"Ms. Onorati","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3944501],"proposalHash":"1252780223","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":195782,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":{"completingDonationAmount":91,"proposalURL":"project/best-self-best-work/5496194/","matchingFund":{"name":"The DonorsChoose Board in honor of Genein Letford","type":"AUTO_DONATION_MATCH","matchingKey":"F21GenLetMO","matchImpactMultiple":2.0,"multipleForDisplay":"2X","donorSalutation":"The DonorsChoose Board in honor of Genein Letford","ownerRegion":null,"amount":0.00},"proposalTitle":"Best Self, Best Work","proposalId":5496194},"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MTExNzA4OA==","MTA2MzM5Nw==","MjA4NDUyMA==","NjI1NTU2OQ=="],"teacherId":1063397,"schoolCounty":"King","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"WA","name":"Washington"}}