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Mr. Chapa from Pharr TX is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Follow the Flow of Energy

Help me give my students Science equipment for much needed on level energy/light lessons.

  • $172 goal

This project expired on December 22, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing"

I'm working to mold, shape, and inspire the inquisitive minds of 5th grade student by reminding them of what Albert Einstein once said, "Imagination is more important than knowledge".

My students come from an area where the odds are stacked against them yet, they continue to grow and strive for greatness. Sparking their curiosity and developing their love for science is my passion.

My students are problem solvers, critical thinkers, and truth seekers. We hypothesize, explore, experiment, and find answers to every day problems.

My Project

My students in all three classes would benefit greatly from these devices. Energy and how it flows is one of the hardest concepts for students to grasp because sometimes its something you can not see. Another difficult concept is how light refracts; with the laser pointers and the energy detector, students will gain an understanding about where energy is emitted, how light behaves, and how to measure electrical pulses if they are unseen. As a Science content teacher this will greatly benefit an entirely grade level. The materials will be part our sustained classroom curriculum that will be used year after year.

Mr. Chapa
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 70 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
K2 KII EMF Meter Deluxe BLACK-New & Improved Design • Amazon Business $59.90 1 $59.90
Wireless Presenter Clicker, RF 2.4GHz Presenter Remote For Keynote/PPT/Mac/PC, Rechargeable Presentation Clicker with Laser Pointer • Amazon Business $17.98 3 $53.94

Materials cost

$113.84

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.71

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$145.55

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.69

Total project goal

$171.24

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$171.24

4 Donors

-$150.67

Donations toward project cost

-$132.80

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.87

match offer

-$15.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$12.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$2.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.57

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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