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Ms. Kelly Dennis from Chico CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Demystifying Force, Motion and Magnets!

My students need the Force & Motion Activity Tub and other science materials related to force & motion and magnets.

  • $405 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Enthusiastic, curious and creative describe my fabulous third grade students. These kiddos benefit greatly from the Hands On, Thematic Learning Community that is the core of our school's philosophy. We are a school of choice in a smaller community in California.

My students' love of learning is infectious and has helped me further develop social studies and science units to keep up with them.

Because of our school's philosophy, I am able to take my students on many "being there" experiences that feed their appetite for learning and tie into what we are studying.

These students push me to be a better teacher on a daily basis and I love being able to rise to the challenge.

My Project

Force, motion and magnets are all science areas that are difficult to understand without experiencing their properties first hand.

Science needs hands on activities to assist students in developing an understanding of these amazing attributes that are around us.

The Force & Motion and Magnets activities and literature will allow my students to cultivate their outstanding science skills. I hope to make science less mysterious and more concrete.

I plan to utilize these materials in small group scenarios where each student will get a hands on science experience. My little scientists should feel excited about learning and share their knowledge and expertise with their families.

Ms. Kelly Dennis
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF984 - Force & Motion Activity Tub - Gr. 1-3 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
PP527 - Force & Motion Activity Lab • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
PP528 - Magnet Activity Lab • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
EE194 - Force & Motion Book Library - Gr. 4-6 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $43.50 1 $43.50
HH268 - Read About Science Learning Center - Magnets • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
EE806 - Can Do! Force & Motion Game - Gr. 2-4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost

$283.45

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$25.94

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.25

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$343.64

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$60.64

Total project goal

$404.28

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$404.28

7 Donors

-$273.61

Donations toward project cost

-$238.57

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.04

match offer

-$123.61

Match offer toward project cost

-$105.07

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.54

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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