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Mrs. Drakeford from Spartanburg SC is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Adventures in Science

The cost of science supplies for kindergarten including puzzles and growing crystals from Lakeshore Learning is $488, 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>.

  • $488 goal

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I teach at a Title 1 School with 30% Hispanic students. More than 73% of the students in my school qualify for free/reduced lunch. Many of the students that enter my kindergarten classroom have never been to an educational program before. They have not been exposed to the wonderful world of science. I would like for the students that enter my classroom to have wonderful experiences and adventures in science. I would like classroom safe science specimens consisting of insects, plants, sea life, a scorpion, spiders, and a life cycle. I would like magnifying glasses and window greenhouses. I would also like puzzles to go along with my science, because the majority of the students entering my class do not have puzzles at home. I think that all of these materials will allow my students to take a close up look at living things and the wonderful world of science. These materials will be used with my kindergarten students this year and future kindergarten students. This project will be able to give kindergarten students that enter my classroom each year an exciting close up look at science.

Mrs. Drakeford
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT910X - Classroom-Safe Science Specimens - Compl • Lakeshore Learning $199.00 1 $199.00
RR469 - Watch-It-Grow Window Greenhouse - Set of • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95
GG692 - Bugs Puzzle Set • Lakeshore Learning $34.50 1 $34.50
AA657 - Seasons & Weather Puzzle Set • Lakeshore Learning $34.50 1 $34.50
LA444 - Hand Magnifiers - Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning $24.50 1 $24.50
GC437 - Clear Growing Crystals Class Pack • Lakeshore Learning $6.95 1 $6.95

Materials cost

$339.40

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$399.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$87.75

Total project goal

$487.50

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$487.50

2 Donors

-$460.39

Donations toward project cost

-$400.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.89

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$28.02

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$0.00

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