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Ms. Beard from San Jose CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Electric Avenue

Help me give my students multimeters for inquiry labs on electricity and magnetism.

  • $426 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are AP Physics2 students. They have a range of academic abilities some very high achieving student as well students with special needs, learning disabilities and physical disabilities.

My students have a keen interest in science and engineering, and are are curious about how things work.

They engage in many hands on inquiry based labs that enable them to identify relationships to develop models about how systems behave.

My Project

A key ingredient to any AP Physics class is scientific inquiry through lab work. These shared experiences give students insight into how physicists and engineers conduct research.

Hands-on inquiry based labs give students of color, students with special needs, and first time AP students shared experiences that level the playing field, provide greater access to course content and empowers them to succeed both in and out of my classroom.

These multimeters will allow my students to discover the relationships that essential to understanding how the power grid words and why alternative energy sources are so important. This directly aligns with course goals and makes the content more relevant to their lives.

Ms. Beard
Grades 9-12
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Neoteck 6000 Counts TRMS Auto Ranging Digital Multimeter, Multimeter Tester with NCV AC/DC Voltage Current Resistance Capacitance Continuity Frequency for Laboratory Factory and other Social Fields • Amazon Business $25.00 12 $300.00

Materials cost

$300.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$27.45

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$361.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$63.87

Total project goal

$425.82

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$425.82

1 Donor

-$42.57

Donations toward project cost

-$36.19

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.38

match offer

-$383.25

Match offer toward project cost

-$325.76

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.49

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$0.00

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