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Ms. McLaughlin from Johnstown OH is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hands-On Landforms

My students need a stream table and materials such as sand and playdoh for hands-on learning about landforms.

  • $302 goal

This project expired on March 21, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

A typical day in our science classroom involves the use of technology and hands-on materials to make learning more concrete.

The students in my classroom are typical inquisitive fourth graders.

They enjoy anything that involves an experiment or real life example to what we are studying. We don't have a lot of materials in our room due to a change over of teachers and would really benefit from these items. We are a small rural school in Ohio.

My Project

One of our standards includes knowing the characteristics of the earths surface. Students will use the books to see real life examples. My students need a stream table and materials such as sand and playdoh for hands-on learning about landforms. The sand and other materials to help them see how these landforms are formed. The stream table will give them a hands-on learning activity with landforms and how erosion and weathering affect landforms.

We do not have a lot of materials to use in our room due to teacher changeover.

A science classroom comes to life when there are experiments and hands-on learning. Being able to purchase these items would help,our classroom come to life!

Ms. McLaughlin
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 81 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KIT STREAM TABLE • Frey Scientific $71.96 1 $71.96
EX347 - Exploring Landforms Photo Book Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.50 1 $49.50
SAND JURASSIC 25LB • School Specialty $35.14 1 $35.14
PLAYDOH MEGA PACK SET OF 36 • School Specialty $28.49 1 $28.49
SAND MOON GREEN 5LBS • School Specialty $20.89 1 $20.89

Materials cost

$205.98

Vendor shipping charges

$17.09

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.09

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$256.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$45.20

Total project goal

$301.36

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$301.36

1 Donor

-$150.68

Donations toward project cost

-$128.08

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.60

match offer

-$150.68

Match offer toward project cost

-$128.08

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.60

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$0.00

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