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  • $351 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Reed
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Early Childhood Loves Science, Too!

My students need 7 new, hands-on science kit materials for their center.

My Students

Science is fun! Science is not fun without engaging materials for children to explore the world around them with.

The students I serve are from low-income families.

To attend pre-k at my school, the students must be on the free lunch program. We are experiencing severe budget cuts this year, so we will not be getting any funding for needed materials in our classrooms.

My Project

My students are curious and eager to learn about the world around them. My students need a Weather and Seasons Instant Learning Center, a Five Senses Instant Learning Center, the Can Do! Science Discovery Kits, the Real Bugs Discovery Kit, the Exploring Light Activity Kit, a Magnet Discovery Board, a Real Bugs Discovery Kit, and Color-Changing Touch Squares. With these new science materials, my students would be better able to explore their senses, light, magnetism, and nature. They need hands-on materials in their science center, so that they may independently explore these basic science concepts.

An early childhood approach to science should be totally hands-on, and with these materials it will be.

I believe that a strong foundation in science should begin in early childhood, and with your help it can!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT697 - Weather & Seasons Instant Learning Center • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 1 $24.95
TT691 - Five Senses Instant Learning Center • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 1 $24.95
HH225X - Can Do! Science Discovery Kits - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning $99.50 1 $99.50
CC766 - Color-Changing Touch Squares - Set of 6 • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95
ZZ646 - Real Bugs Discovery Kit • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 1 $24.95
RJ200 - Magnet Discovery Board • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 1 $24.95
FF846 - Exploring Light Activity Kit • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95

Materials cost

$259.20

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$298.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.60

Total project goal

$350.69

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$350.69

1 Donor

-$175.35

Donations toward project cost

-$149.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.30

match offer

-$175.34

Match offer toward project cost

-$149.04

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.30

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Lakeshore Learning and one other donor.

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