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Mrs. Hastings from Prescott AR is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Experiencing STEM With Models

Help me give my students a hands-on science experience by providing a set atomic organic and inorganic models along with various other scientific 3-D representations.

  • $605 goal

This project expired on October 3, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are in the 9th and 10th graders from a rural/low-income community. They are filled with big dreams for their future. They are wonderful, compassionate, and driven individuals. My students are ready to take advantage of opportunities, to better their lives and improve their community in the process.

My students are starting to plan for their future.

There are students interested in continuing their education through college classes and also through learning a trade. Some of my students plan to enter the workforce right after high school.

My Project

My students love to learn science through hands-on learning. This is my second year teaching, and I have very few models to use during instruction. I believe being able to see and feel the models will help ideas and theories become more focused in my student's minds.

Students will be able to explore various environmental science concepts with the use of 3-D representations such as the atomic models, orbital model set, and STEM explorations levers pulleys.

The models will keep my students interested in challenging concepts that are new to them. I hope these models will help engage students that have previously been uninterested in learning new science concepts.

Mrs. Hastings
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 135 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
SET ATOMIC MODEL ORGANIC AND INORGANIC • Frey Scientific $67.73 1 $67.73
MODEL GEOSAFARI SOLAR SYSTEM MOTORIZED • Frey Scientific $48.56 1 $48.56
SET STEM EXPLORATIONS ROLLER COASTER • Frey Scientific $39.54 1 $39.54
LIGHTNING BALL 8IN DIA • Frey Scientific $37.69 1 $37.69
CYLINDERS SPECIFIC HEAT • Frey Scientific $37.62 1 $37.62
SET CYL DENSITY ID • Frey Scientific $35.56 1 $35.56
MOLYMOD ATOMIC ORBITAL 14 MODEL SET • Frey Scientific $31.23 1 $31.23
CATAPULT GARAGE PHYSICS • Frey Scientific $23.71 1 $23.71
MOLYMOD ICE MODEL SET 26 H2O • Frey Scientific $23.28 1 $23.28
LOOP-THE-LOOP W/ TRACK, WOOD ST • Frey Scientific $21.01 1 $21.01
CRADLE NEWTONS WITH RED WOOD BASE • Frey Scientific $16.96 1 $16.96
SET STEM EXPLORATIONS LEVERS PULLEYS • Frey Scientific $14.83 1 $14.83

Materials cost

$397.72

Vendor shipping charges

$47.73

State sales tax

$32.81

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.97

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$514.23

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$90.75

Total project goal

$604.98

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$604.98

3 Donors

-$303.00

Donations toward project cost

-$257.55

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.45

match offer

-$301.98

Match offer toward project cost

-$256.68

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.30

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$0.00

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