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Mrs. Armstrong from Everton MO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Cycling through H2O

My students need science kits and books to help them understand water and how to protect our Earth.

  • $533 goal

This project expired on September 16, 2015.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Through experiments, students are more likely to learn, understand and comprehend the material. Students also read daily for fun, research or to learn about topics we are talking about in class. This is a small glimpse into my classroom.

Each of my students come with their own story and a very unique personality.

My goal is to instill a love of learning in each student. I believe in each of them and I want them to believe in themselves. I will have a wonderful and very active class this next year. Most importantly, they have a desire to learn. We have 73% of our students participating in the free/reduced program, and we are a small rural school with a very limited budget. This school is nestled within a very caring community. I am very proud to be a part of this school and want to see these students succeed.

My Project

This project is inspired by Let's Adjust Our Behavior and Save Water! I would like my students to be able to participate in hands-on activities. Through reading books together or in centers as well as participating in experiments students will have a better understanding of water and what we can do to help. Students will be researching to create a poster on how to conserve water. The Water Filtration Kit will help students understand what water goes through before it comes out of our faucet. Elementary Science Instant Learning Center - Water Cycle will provide students with an understanding of how water goes through each step. Students will be able to work together in cooperative groups at stations.

These science kits and books will provide my students with the opportunity to use several multiple intelligences to learn about water and how to help conserve to help our environment.

Mrs. Armstrong
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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11 donors11 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KIDS DISCOVER: Weather, Pack of 8 (Grades 3-5) • Carolina Biological Supply Company $39.60 2 $79.20
DD357 - Properties of Earth Activity Tub - Gr. 4-6 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
FF396 - Elementary Science Instant Learning Center - Water Cycle • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 2 $59.98
Drought And Heat Wave Alert! • AKJ Books $6.53 1 $6.53
WF131 - Water Filtration Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
Saving Water • AKJ Books $23.36 1 $23.36
Weather and the Water Cycle: • AKJ Books $17.48 1 $17.48
Do One Green Thing • AKJ Books $13.86 1 $13.86
Where Water Comes Together with Other Water • AKJ Books $10.95 1 $10.95
Droughts • AKJ Books $10.37 4 $41.48
Water From Air Water Harvesting Machines • AKJ Books $8.72 1 $8.72
Water • AKJ Books $8.72 1 $8.72
Saving Energy: Earth''s Resources • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
Experiments with Water: Water and Buoyancy • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
Water Cycle • AKJ Books $6.56 1 $6.56
Water (2nd Edition) • AKJ Books $5.83 4 $23.32

Materials cost

$408.26

Vendor shipping charges

$7.92

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.12

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$452.30

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$79.82

Total project goal

$532.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$532.12

10 Donors

-$95.00

Donations toward project cost

-$80.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.25

match offer

-$437.12

Match offer toward project cost

-$371.55

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$65.57

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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