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Ms. Foley from Houston TX is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

G5 Mini Scientist

Help me give my students hands on experiences, rewarded for their hardwork despite their environments, and a hope and future in the STEM field.

  • $746 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My scholars love engaging in hands-on learning. Many of them have never had an entire class dedicated to science and are eager to learn more about it.

My scholars are full of zest, optimism, and grit and deserve the supplies needed to create a kinesthetic learning environment full of possibilities.

They have overcome financial disadvantage, destruction from Hurricane Harvey and so much more. They are an inspiration for all to see and all should see that their learning is supported!

My Project

Students will have access to hands on experiences that will only make their learning sticker. Scholars will be learning about ecosystems and organisms so aquatic, oil, and gardening supplies are essential to providing real-world connections to support their learning. Mini Scientist are HIGHLY tested in 5th grade Science in the state of Texas. Studies have proven that if scholars feel valued their test results are significantly better. I want to ensure that I am celebrating my scholars victories and growth as they strive to be stronger, better, and brighter Mini Scientist. I will be able to this by rewarding them with an end of the year Rube Goldberg project and various minds on trinkets.

Ms. Foley
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tetra Deluxe Aquatic Turtle Kit, 20-Gallon, 30 x 12 x 12-Inches • Amazon Business $162.71 1 $162.71
UltraSource Disposable Poly Lab Coats, Medium (Pack of 30) • Amazon Business $43.10 3 $129.30
Compoco Dog Enamel Pin Astronaut Puppy In a Space Suit With a Space Helmet Dog Lovers • Amazon Business $9.99 12 $119.88
NEW! Essential Oils 16 Pack with Wood Case by Natural Acres! 100 Percent Pure Therapeutic Grade Essential Oil Set - 16x 10 ML Bottles Plus Storage Case • Amazon Business $37.00 1 $37.00
Plant Grow LED Light Kit, Indoor Herb Garden with Timer Function, 24V Low Voltage, Indoor Harvest Elite for Gourmet or Plant Enthusiasts, Rosemary, Lavender, Seed, Pod Ornamental Gift • Amazon Business $36.22 1 $36.22
URPOWER Square Aromatherapy Essential Oil Diffuser Humidifier, 700ml Large Capacity Modern Ultrasonic Aroma Diffusers Running 20+ Hours 7 Color Changing for Home Office Bedroom Living Room Study • Amazon Business $25.47 1 $25.47
Culinary Herb Seed Collection with Greenhouse, 10 Variety, 100% Non GMO Heirloom Basil, Chives, Cilantro, Dill, Lavender, Oregano, Parsley, Rosemary, Sage and Thyme Herb Seeds • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
12 pack 4oz Empty Amber Glass Round Jars bottles with White Inner Liners and black Lids.Glass Jars Prefect for Cosmetics and Face cream Lotion. • Amazon Business $16.79 1 $16.79
Build Your Own Chain Reaction Machines: How to Make Crazy Contraptions Using Everyday Stuff--Creative Kid-Powered Projects! • Amazon Business $15.17 1 $15.17
Vivaplex, 12, Amber, 2 oz, Round Glass Jars, with Inner Liners and black Lids • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Party Favors For Kids Toy Assortment Bundle,Mochi Squishies,Fidget Brain Teaser Puzzles And Finger Gyro Fidget Spiral Twister Toys For Birthday Party,Classroom Rewards,Carnival Prizes,Pinata Filler,Treasure Box,Goodie Bag Fillers • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99

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