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Mrs. Rolf from Independence KY is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Glow What You Know!

My students need glow supplies to create a glow classroom transformation! We need black lights, glow in the dark math manipulatives and materials to make glow in the dark games!

  • $267 goal

This project expired on August 4, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students walk into my classroom everyday ready and excited to learn! I am very proud of their enthusiasm and love of learning I have fostered in each of them. As their teacher, it is my job to make sure I am providing the best learning environment for every student. Everyday, I strive to make my classroom engaging for everyone to maximize all students potential. When my students are engaged they are soaking up the content and truly learning.

What I want to do in my classroom is create a transformed environment to truly engage students in learning.

I love that my students expect the unexpected when they walk though the door each morning. I want to keep them on their toes and curious to figure out what is coming next!

I have students from a variety of backgrounds, students come from very rural areas as well as suburban neighborhoods. We are a Title One school and want each and every child to perform at their highest level possible, be self-confident, respectful and responsible each and every day.

My Project

Students are preparing hard for their state test at the end of the school year. As a review day for the math content we have learned all year, I want to create a "Glow What You Know Day" for my students. The classroom will be transformed into a glow gallery as students rotate though different stations with math content.

In order to create the glow environment, I need backlights.

The black lights I have requested are the core of making this transformation happen. I need multiple black lights to make different stations. All the stations have different materials and will need their own area of the classroom.

With other materials I have requested, I want to create games for my students. For example, I want to create glow bowling. I will stuff the hamster ball and clear bottles with glow sticks. Students will answer questions based on how many pins they knock down. Another game I want to create is glow Jenga. I will use the glow in the dark tape to cover Jenja blocks. Students will answer questions based on the color block they remove from the tower.

To make the day even more memorable for students, I want to give each student a pair of glow glasses and glow sticks to accessorize for the day! The glow accessories will make the day even more engaging and exciting!

Mrs. Rolf
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
OPPSK Black Lights with 3W x 6 LEDs UV Bar • Amazon Business $26.99 4 $107.96
GIGALUMI 10-Pack UV Blacklight Reactive Glow in the Dark Tape, Fluorescent / Neon Gaffer Tape (.5 in x 16.5 feet) • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Glow Sticks Bulk 200 Count - 8" PartySticks Brand Premium Glow In The Dark Light Sticks - Makes Tons of Glow Necklaces and Glow Bracelets (2 Tubes of 100) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
SmartDealsPro 10-Pack 16mm D6 Six Sided Glow In the Dark Dice Die • Amazon Business $6.65 2 $13.30
50 Aviator Lumistick Glow Eyeglasses - 8 Color Assorted Mix • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Bekith 2 oz Clear Plastic Empty Bottles Travel Containers with Flip Cap - BPA-free - Set of 20 • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Jenga Classic Game • Amazon Business $10.29 1 $10.29
Lee's Kritter Krawler Exercise Ball, Standard, Clear - 7-Inch • Amazon Business $6.78 1 $6.78

Materials cost

$193.29

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$226.19

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.92

Total project goal

$266.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$266.11

8 Donors

-$266.11

Donations toward project cost

-$226.19

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.92

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$0.00

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