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Ms. Reusche from Chicago IL is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Budding Explorers Seeking Science Tools!

My students need a projector, microscope, binoculars, and bug kit to enrich their science education.

  • $243 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a diverse group of learners who come from all over the city to attend our public Montessori school, which is one of four in the city. They range in age from 3-6 years old. They come to school with varied interests and are excited to learn more in the classroom, garden and computer lab!

These learners are always looking to move and explore.

This is my second year with this group of students, and I am so excited to continue the great journey!

My Project

103 children always ask me interesting questions like "what's the difference between a crocodile and an alligator?" "how does a fox hunt?" "can we watch a frog eat bugs?" Whenever I try to play a video to learn answers, children eagerly crowd around my small laptop. We need a projector so everyone can learn more about environment. We also want to explore small pieces of our world that we can't always see with our eyes. A microscope will help us learn more about our world. When we take our learning outside, we need binoculars and a bug kit to spot birds and critters.

Ms. Reusche
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
vankyo LEISURE 3 (Upgraded Version) 2200 lumens LED Portable Projector with Carrying Bag, Video Projector with 170'' and 1080P Support, Compatible with Fire TV Stick, PS4, HDMI, VGA, TF, AV and USB • Amazon Business $84.99 1 $84.99
Educational Insights Nancy B's Science Club Microscope and 22-page Activity Journal, 400x magnification, science for kids • Amazon Business $39.92 1 $39.92
Scotamalone Kid Binoculars Shock Proof Toy Binoculars Set - Bird Watching - Educational Learning - Hunting - Hiking - Birthday Presents - Gifts for Children - Outdoor Play • Amazon Business $8.99 4 $35.96
Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. BugWatch • Amazon Business $12.58 1 $12.58

Materials cost

$173.45

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$206.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$36.36

Total project goal

$242.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$242.41

2 Donors

-$242.41

Donations toward project cost

-$206.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.36

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$0.00

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