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Mrs. Jones from Chattanooga TN is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Beakers, Globes, & Magnets, Oh My!

Help me give my students a greenhouse kit, magnet kits, maps, and other materials for hands-on and cooperative science and social studies experience!

  • $596 goal

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My Students

I am so privileged to teach a group of about 60 outstanding third graders at CHES. CHES is a Title I school located in downtown Chattanooga, Tennessee. Most students in my classroom are either Hispanic or African American. They come to school daily eager to learn and succeed.

School is a safe place full of love, learning, and excitement for my students and I strive to give them the education that they deserve and need to survive!

My Project

This year my grade level will be departmentalized. The items in this project will give my students the opportunity to gather information, make hypothesis, and have hands-on experiences in testing their hypothesis all in my classroom! My students will also get the chance to study social studies and learn to be responsible citizens in our country.

I am so excited that my students will finally get to learn the importance of science and social studies through hands on and engaging lessons.

Lately, science and social studies are subjects that are overlooked in a lot of classrooms. However, this year my students will not only tune into science and socials studies, but they will also be in a classroom designated for this learning! With your help, I will be able to give my students their best year yet of content learning!

Mrs. Jones
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Thames & Kosmos Kids First Botany - Experimental Greenhouse Kit, Model:567004 • Amazon Business $35.01 3 $105.03
Physics Science Magnets Kit for Education Science Experiment Tools Icluding Bar/Ring/Horseshoe/Compass Magnets • Amazon Business $18.99 4 $75.96
Learning Resources Primary Bucket Balance Teaching Scale, Science/Math, Classroom Scale, Ages 3+ • Amazon Business $15.82 4 $63.28
moveland 15-Piece Set Clear Plastic Graduated Cylinders and Beakers with 5 Transfer Pipettes and 1 Test Tube Brushes, Ideal for DIY and Science Lab • Amazon Business $9.99 4 $39.96
Learning Advantage Student Thermometers, Pack of 10 • Amazon Business $12.67 3 $38.01
US and World Desk Map (13" x 18" Laminated) for Students, Home or Classroom Use by American Geographics • Amazon Business $8.95 4 $35.80
Edu-Toys EDU36899A Desktop Political Globe, 11-Inch • Amazon Business $23.06 1 $23.06
Learn & Climb Interactive World Map for Kids - Set of 5 Electronic Talking Posters with Over 1000 Facts • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
24x36 United States, USA Classic Elite Wall Map Mural Poster (Laminated) • Amazon Business $18.90 1 $18.90
24x36 World Classic Elite Wall Map Mural Poster Laminated • Amazon Business $18.90 1 $18.90
SmartLab Toys You-Track-It Weather Lab • Amazon Business $12.00 1 $12.00
Kicko Inflatable World Globe - 16 Inch 6 Pack Political and Topographical Globes, Learning Resources • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
La Crosse 704-1531 Large Magnifying Easy Read 5-Inch Capacity Acrylic Rain Gauge, Black-Blue • Amazon Business $6.16 1 $6.16

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