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Ms. Di Pieri from Huntington Park CA is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Chemical Reactions Project

My students need lab supplies, including an oven, and intervention materials, including a dry erase board and easel, to complete the next semester of their chemistry class.

  • $1,190 goal

This project expired on June 22, 2012.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Science is everywhere." This is what I want my students to take from my chemistry class. I want them to see how relevant chemistry is to their daily lives.

My students are creative and talented, and they love to do hands-on activities.

They excel at activities that enable them to see everyday applications of science. They attend a small pilot school that has a very low enrollment, which means our resources are very limited.

My Project

I am requesting large-scale materials that will help them to successfully get through the next unit of their chemistry class. I am requesting an oven and lab demonstration kits so they can see and experience chemical reactions and thermodynamics. I am also requesting a whiteboard with easel so I can review chemistry concepts with smaller groups of students in my intervention class.

Since we are a pilot school, the district does not provide us with monetary resources as opposed to those of other schools.

As a school community, we need to look elsewhere for monetary resources. So please help me make a difference in the lives of my students by helping me buy supplies for my class that will create everlasting impressions of the relevance of chemistry!

Ms. Di Pieri
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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54 donors54 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 115 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KIT POLYURETHANE FOAM LG • Frey Scientific, Inc. $34.20 1 $34.20
HEAT PACK 4X4IN • Frey Scientific, Inc. $5.35 5 $26.75
OVEN GRAVITY CONVECTION 600 WATTS 10GC • Frey Scientific, Inc. $418.50 1 $418.50
BALANCE DUNE 5000X2G • Frey Scientific, Inc. $62.10 4 $248.40
BOARD DRY ERASE MAGNETIC 24X36 - SCHOOL SMART • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $26.27 1 $26.27
EASEL UNIVERSAL STEEL • Sax Arts & Crafts, Inc $43.03 1 $43.03

Materials cost

$797.15

Vendor shipping charges

$94.27

State sales tax

$72.94

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$1,011.32

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$178.47

Total project goal

$1,189.79

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,189.79

53 Donors

-$1,159.79

Donations toward project cost

-$985.82

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$173.97

match offer

-$30.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$25.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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