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Mrs. Browndorf from Raleigh NC is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Lifelong Scientific Literacy through Inquiry

The cost of these Science Kits is $586, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $595 goal

This project expired on June 29, 2006.

This project expired on June 29, 2006.

I am a fourth grade teacher at a title I school. Each grade level services about 125 students with a varied of cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds. We are a year round school so our materials are used by 1/3 more students than a typical elementary school. Our classrooms share everything and materials run out quickly. Our children are bright and enthusiastic learners who LOVE science. Our school needs more resources to teach science to as many students as possible using hands-on real inquiry methods. We need science kits to support our students and the curriculum. The science kit is a comprehensive program that includes lab investigations which are integrated with math. There are supportive language arts materials and activities as well. The science kits allow our students to do "real" science. I'd like to insure that all of our students are scientifically literate by the time they leave our elementary school. Having plenty of kits available to all grade levels would assist our students and teachers in reaching our goal.

Mrs. Browndorf
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 125 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DSM III Soil Science - Complete Kit • Delta Education $367.00 1 $367.00
ANIMAL ADAPTATIONS Catalog Page Number: 836 • Carolina Biological Supply Company $39.95 1 $39.95

Materials cost

$406.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$487.90

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$107.10

Total project goal

$595.00

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