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. Tetstone from Lake Butler FL is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Winter Wonderland Learning

Help me give my students an engaging lesson in a winter wonderland setting.

  • $185 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a rural community elementary school in northeast Florida. I have an amazing group of students. They all bring different strengths to our classroom. We treat our class as a family. The goal of my classroom is to meet every student where they are and help them grow both academically and socially.

Our county has a 21.4% poverty level.

Our school currently has about 1,200 students. Being a rural community, we only have one elementary school that serves the entire county.

My Project

Wouldn't you love to curl up with a good book on a cold winter day? I know I would! I love to keep learning fun. Students tend to engage more in the lesson when the setting of the classroom is appealing. I would love to transform my classroom into a "Winter Wonderland" while teaching English Language Arts.

My students love to come into a room that is transformed and can take them to places never experienced.

I would love to offer a fun learning experience this winter by transforming our room using the items requested. We will continue to work on English Language Arts skills, but in a new environment. All items would be used to help transform the room and take the students to a new depth of learning.

Mrs. Tetstone
Grades 3-5
Nearly all 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 Mrs. Tetstone is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Mocsicka Winter Forest Backdrop 7x5ft Vinyl White Snow Green Pine Tree Background Christmas Frozen Snow Photography Backdrops • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
8PCS Snowflake Winter Wonderland Birthday Decorations - Christmas Hanging White Party Decor Supplies • Amazon Business $11.99 2 $23.98
Brightown 9.8 Ft Window Curtain Icicle Lights with Remote & Timer, 300-LED Fairy Twinkle String Lights with 8 Modes Fits for Bedroom Wedding Party Backdrop Outdoor Indoor Wall Decoration, Pure White • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Magnetic Hooks,22LBS Heavy Duty Neodymium Rare Earth Magnet Hook with 3 Layers Ni Strong Corrosion Protection,Ideal for Indoor Hanging(Silvery White,Pack of 10) • Amazon Business $8.50 2 $17.00
GOER 36 Pcs Snowflake Hanging Swirls for New Year Christmas Winter Party Decorations • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
WOLADA 7x5ft Vinyl Christmas Backdrop for Photography Christmas Fireplace Tree Stocks Photo Backdrop Baby Kids Portrait Family Happy New Year Xmas Festival Party Decor Photo Studio Prop 11209-1 • Amazon Business $15.96 1 $15.96

Materials cost

$124.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.87

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$156.77

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.67

Total project goal

$184.44

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$184.44

3 Donors

-$184.44

Donations toward project cost

-$156.77

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.67

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":"Lake Butler","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[4185616],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"FL","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":4611700,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":2,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/winter-wonderland-learning/4611700/","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":45,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Tetstone","authorIds":{"4185616":{"owner":"Mrs. Tetstone","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[4611700],"proposalHash":"19388739","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp4185616_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1533490779528","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20893354,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":{"completingDonationAmount":111,"proposalURL":"project/can-you-hear-me-now/5447123/","proposalTitle":"Can You Hear Me Now?","proposalId":5447123},"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NTYzMzAwMg==","NDE4NTYxNg==","Njk1OTE1NA=="],"teacherId":4185616,"schoolCounty":"Union","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"FL","name":"Florida"}}