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Ms. Smith from Atlanta GA is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Enter a World of Science!

Help me give my students a science classroom that they can interact with!

  • $686 goal

This project expired on September 7, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a special education teacher and I work with children with a range of disabilities. I have students with autism, ADHD, intellectual processing disorder, behavioral disorders, and many students that are English language learners and speak English as a second language.

My students need to experience a classroom that goes beyond pencil and paper.

In order for me to go the extra mile and plan activities that are engaging and help them learn, I would love to have more technological resources in my classroom as well as basic school supplies.

My students come from all different socioeconomic backgrounds but they are a group of brilliant students that genuinely want to learn. They just need the right outlets to show their gifts.

My Project

I am moving up to middle school with my special education students to teach them science. They need a classroom that is very hands-on and experiential. The items in this project will help the science standards come to life for them and bring a deeper understanding to astronomy and earth science. These concepts are hard to grasp with little-to-no background knowledge and disabilities in reading which most of my students exhibit. Help me give them a classroom that they can walk in to and see the solar system, examine the layers of the Earth through models, and create meaningful experiments!

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 60 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Erupting Volcano Model • AKJ Education $39.99 5 $199.95
The JASON Project (STEM) Online Access - Home School • AKJ Education $165.00 1 $165.00
Cross-Section Earth Model • AKJ Education $14.59 4 $58.36
Weather Center • AKJ Education $33.57 1 $33.57
The Solar System • AKJ Education $19.67 1 $19.67
Giant Magnetic Solar System • AKJ Education $14.59 1 $14.59
Even More of Janice VanCleave's Wild, Wacky, and Weird Earth Science Experiments • AKJ Education $9.45 1 $9.45
Even More of Janice VanCleave's Wild, Wacky, and Weird Astronomy Experiments • AKJ Education $9.45 1 $9.45

Materials cost

$510.04

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$35.19

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$582.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$102.86

Total project goal

$685.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$685.74

2 Donors

-$196.55

Donations toward project cost

-$167.07

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.48

match offer

-$489.19

Match offer toward project cost

-$415.81

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$73.38

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$0.00

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