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Mrs. Van Kampen-Lewis from Austin TX is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Google Explore for Our Minds

My students need google exploration kits so they can discover math, science and human life outside of our city!

  • $4,571 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

"It's not whether you get knocked down; it's whether you get up." -Vince Lombardi.

This school is a middle city school with students from many different economic and cultural backgrounds.

My students are asked to provide supplies that might be financially hard for them to get. Our school is a Title I school, and every donation goes a long way. Our students are driven to always do their best, but they struggle. They need financial and emotional support from their community to help them meet their true potential.

My Project

My students live on the south east side of a large city. To be honest some of them have never left that part of the city, let alone the state or country. When we are reading about things (even in our math worksheets) it often leads us down the road of “what is that, where is that, are you for real??” Conversation.

I want to give them the ability to explore and learn without feeling the impact of their location.

I may teach math but I also spend time with many students during lunch, before and after school AND during a homeroom class. These are the prefect opportunities to add culture to math and exploration. I would love to offer my students who have never left the city a VR look at the Galápagos Islands or Paris. Please help us fund this discovery project!

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Mrs. Van Kampen-Lewis
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 100 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Google Expeditions Kit - (10 Students with 2 year protection from Geek Squad) • Best Buy Education $3,797.88 1 $3,797.88

Materials cost

$3,797.88

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$56.97

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$3,884.85

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$685.56

Total project goal

$4,570.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$4,570.41

2 Donors

-$4,570.41

Donations toward project cost

-$3,884.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$685.56

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$0.00

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