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.

Menu
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

Mrs. Moritz from Wheaton IL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sketchbooks Needed For Newly Formed Drawing Club!

My students need Sketch and Note Bundle - 4 in. x 6 in. - Redbooks for a new "Drawing Club" that 3 of my kids have organized.

  • $171 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is known as the "Little School with a Big Heart." We may be smaller than most, but we have created a community of caring, giving, and hard-working learners.

My students make up a very diverse class!

49% of my students are English Learners who have come from Hispanic and/or Asian countries and more than half of my students are low income. Even with those obstacles, all of my students have come together to create a learning environment that is safe and all kids come ready to learn everyday!

We have created a classroom where mistakes are welcome and no answer or question is inappropriate. We work together to solve problems and challenge each other daily. Our class is a fun place to be.

My Project

3 of my students have a passion for drawing but often complain that there was no time during school to draw and/or see what their friends were doing. So they've come up with the idea to start a club and asked if I could help them with it. Their pitch was very persuasive and the club is already up to 55 members.

We wanted to keep the Drawing Club "free" for all members, based on the socio-economic base of our school so all students who wanted to join could do so!

Therefore, I told my 3 "administrator" students that I would look for donations elsewhere. Therefore, I am looking to order 60 Sketch and Note Bundle - 4 in. x 6 in. - Red.

Our club meets every Monday for an hour during their lunch and recess time. Kids love just having time to draw and talk about their drawings with other students. They also love getting ideas from others as well as teaching others new techniques. It has been amazing to watch this new little community form!

Mrs. Moritz
Grades 3-5
More than a third 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

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. Moritz is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sketch and Note Bundle - 4 in. x 6 in. - Red • Nasco $1.72 60 $103.20

Materials cost

$103.20

Vendor shipping charges

$10.32

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$145.07

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.60

Total project goal

$170.67

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$170.67

1 Donor

-$170.67

Donations toward project cost

-$145.07

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.60

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Wheaton","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[5282141],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"IL","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3208595,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/sketchbooks-needed-for-newly-formed-dra/3208595/","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":55,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Moritz","authorIds":{"5282141":{"owner":"Mrs. Moritz","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3208595],"proposalHash":"-855980846","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp5282141_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1522703148977","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21161578,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":5282141,"schoolCounty":"Du Page","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"IL","name":"Illinois"}}