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Mr. Schmidt from Lexington NE is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Automotive Repair Skills Explored and Developed

Help me give my students the tools to work and learn new skills for automotive.

  • $519 goal

This project expired on December 12, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are creative and interested in an automotive trade. They absolutely love hands-on, active, engaging projects and challenges that allow them to think outside the box to find solutions! They come to class each day ready to try new things and to learn new skills. They are willing to take on tasks and work through adversity to complete new tasks or learn how to be more efficient on tasks they have worked on in previous lessons. Truly, they are my inspiration!

My Project

These tools will be used to demonstrate and teach how to diagnosis and repair automobiles to help students explore a career path. The selected tools will be used to teach fuel systems, cooling systems, brake systems, and other automotive related repairs. These tools are invaluable to my students who learn how they are used in automotive or maintenance careers.

Without these tools it would be more difficult to allow my students to receive hands-on experiences working with these particular tools and develop the needed skills in the automotive shop.

All of the chosen tools will be new to our automotive program and my students will gain new skills. With the addition of these tools my students will have more practice and productivity to accomplish their tasks.

Mr. Schmidt
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 40 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
OTC Tools 6508 Automotive Accessories • Amazon Business $107.61 1 $107.61
GEARWRENCH 41580D Fan Clutch Service Kit • Amazon Business $79.86 1 $79.86
BETOOLL 9pcs Wire Long Reach Hose Clamp Pliers Set Fuel Oil Water Hose Auto Tools • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
Tool Aid 36350 in-Line Spark Checker Kit • Amazon Business $44.90 1 $44.90
OrionMotorTech 22pcs Master Quick Disconnect Tool Kit for Automotive AC Fuel Line and Transmission Oil Cooler Line, Includes Scissor Type Remover, Compatible with Most Ford Chevy GM Models • Amazon Business $38.99 1 $38.99
Goplus 16pcs Serpentine Belt Tool Set, Adjuster Tightener Wrench Tool Kit • Amazon Business $32.00 1 $32.00
8MILELAKE Brake Caliper Wind Back Tool 22pc Professional Disc Brake Caliper Tool Set • Amazon Business $20.39 1 $20.39
Adduswin 21pcs T0025E Auto Terminals Removal Key Tool Car Pin Extractor Electrical Wiring Crimp Connectors Key Extractor Connector Depinning Tool Set • Amazon Business $8.66 1 $8.66

Materials cost

$382.40

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$22.94

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.74

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$441.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$77.84

Total project goal

$518.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$518.92

1 Donor

-$52.00

Donations toward project cost

-$44.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.80

match offer

-$466.92

Match offer toward project cost

-$396.88

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$70.04

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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