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. Baker from Sharon Spgs NY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Osmo- Coding and Life Skills

Help me give my students Osmo to learn about coding and life skills.

  • $864 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is located in Schoharie Valley, which is nestled between the Catskills and the Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York. A town of fewer than 3,000 people, it was once a busy summer resort town know for famous sulphuric and mineral baths. Now the once beautiful hotels and resort wait vacant. Our families often struggle to find employment and opportunity for their families.

The goal is to help them to be focused, excited and engaged while learning independently.

Our school has less than 300 students in a K-12 building. We are fortunate to have pre-k and a special 3 year old class in our building. I have been teaching there for 30 years and I am now teaching 2nd to 3rd generations. The school is like a family. Each child in our school absolutely loves learning through a variety of fun and engaging lessons. Often these learning experiences are done K-12. This project will benefit the first graders this year and all students that enter my room in the future. It is truly an incredibly small school with so much community support.

My Project

The Osmo for iPad provides students with an interactive, exciting, and educational platform. Students will gain a better understanding of time, art, reading skills, math skills, and many other enrichment activities while learning how to code. Osmo brings an iPad to life. The students will be actively engaged while using an iPad to supplement academics. Osmo fosters social intelligence and creative thinking while practicing crucial academic standards and gaining an understanding of coding.

The Osmo learning system will be used to teach beginning coding to the students while it fosters a love for coding.

The use of Osmo in the classroom allows the teacher to teach in small groups while the other students are actively engaged during independent learning centers.

Ms. Baker
Grades PreK-2
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. Baker is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Osmo - Little Genius Starter Kit for iPad - 4 Hands-On Learning Games - Preschool Ages - Problem Solving & Creativity (Osmo iPad Base Included) • Amazon Business $79.99 3 $239.97
Osmo - Genius Starter Kit for iPad (NEW VERSION) - Ages 6-10 - (Osmo Base Included) • Amazon Business $79.99 3 $239.97
Osmo - Coding Awbie Game - Ages 5-12 - Coding & Problem Solving - For iPad or Fire Tablet (Osmo Base Required) • Amazon Business $49.99 3 $149.97
Osmo - Pizza Co. Game - Ages 5-12 - Communication Skills & Business Math - For iPad or Fire Tablet (Osmo Base Required) • Amazon Business $31.99 2 $63.98

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":"Sharon Spgs","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[6473849],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NY","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":4776637,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":1,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":50,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Baker","authorIds":{"6473849":{"owner":"Ms. Baker","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[4776637],"proposalHash":"-960343585","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":",smart&width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1571182705839","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21397930,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":{"completingDonationAmount":941,"proposalURL":"project/document-camera-for-blended-learning/5541909/","proposalTitle":"Document Camera for Blended Learning","proposalId":5541909},"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NzAxOTE5MQ==","NjYyNTg2MA==","NDUxODY0"],"teacherId":6473849,"schoolCounty":"Schoharie","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NY","name":"New York"}}