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

Ms. Raines from Tulsa OK is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Oh My Grasshopper! What Big Eyes You Have!

My students need Loupe magnifiers to enhance stem learning. They love to explore the outdoors, while doing graphs and hands on experiments. The Thermal Laminator will improve their displays showing the quality of work.

  • $223 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is hopping with energetic happy innocence. These 4 to 6-year-old students are just beginning to realize they can do adult-like things. They are learning to walk into a building without holding the hand of a parent, write and begin to express themselves.

In many cases, it is the first time these students have ever been to a theater, zoo, museum or public area.

The area surrounding our school is labeled for the amount of violence demonstrated here. Our children are forced to mature fast, and many live with a grand or great-grandparent.

The most difficult task at my school is the limited ability to make these dreams possible. Our school is 98% free and reduced lunch qualified. Many students wear shoes that are too small or inappropriate clothing for weather conditions. Our school offers them a place to concentrate on being a kid and not the difficulties of their life.

My Project

Our school is surrounded by acres of nature. Many of the students live near the school and have never left the city. Some students will be going to the zoo and aquarium for the first time this year.

I want to encourage their love for learning by introducing them to STEM.

Science, technology, engineering, and math in our classroom makes learning fun. We have iPads and math manipulatives, but really need the hands-on tools for research such as these magnifiers and a thermal laminator that will improve their displays showing the quality of their work. As kindergartners, this year is pivotal in their desire to learn and grow. Help us to get their destinies in history started.

Ms. Raines
Grades PreK-2
  • Early Childhood Development Center-Bunche
  • Tulsa, OK
More than three‑quarters 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. Raines is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
13" Thermal Laminator for A6/A4/A3, Laminating Machine with Two Roller System and Jam-Release Switch, Automatic Shut off Function, Fast Warm-up, for Home, Office and School (Laminator A3 - white) • Amazon Business $74.99 1 $74.99
Okularis® 10x Loupe with 25mm Diameter Lens • Amazon Business $6.99 10 $69.90

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


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


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":"Tulsa","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[379542],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"OK","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3352634,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":1,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":140,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Raines","authorIds":{"379542":{"owner":"Ms. Raines","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3352634],"proposalHash":"1355094126","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":",smart&width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1597984743109","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":40788,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":{"completingDonationAmount":486,"proposalURL":"project/right-click-rattle-and-roll/5561687/","proposalTitle":"Right Click, Rattle and Roll","proposalId":5561687},"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NTUzNjg2Nw==","Mjk1OTU2MQ==","Mzc5NTQy"],"teacherId":379542,"schoolCounty":"Tulsa","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"OK","name":"Oklahoma"}}