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Ms. Fox from Latonia KY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Us Make Our Science Fair-Out of this World!

My students need decorations, photo booth props and prizes for our science fair!

  • $171 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My fourth graders are awesome! They are 'city kids' who love school, art, dancing, playing sports and trying new things. These children at our school really are so special. I could never see myself teaching anywhere else.

For many of our students, school is the brightest part of their day.

It's the place where they eat breakfast, lunch and some even have dinner. It's a place where they are safe and loved. For some of them, school is the one place they are able to just be a kid. Many of them help raise their younger siblings so being at school is an escape for them.

Many of our children have heartbreaking stories, some of them have lived through things I'm not sure some adults could get through. So when they are with us at school we try our hardest to make them feel safe, loved and respected. These children are not just students in our classrooms, they are part of our lives. Our job is difficult but it's what I was put on Earth to do!

My Project

I am currently planning our school's science fair. We often struggle to have family involvement. So I am working to make this an awesome family event!

I've asked for decorations for our gym and cafeteria for the fair.

I've also requested materials for a photo booth for the families! These extra touches are going to transform our gym and cafeteria into a science lab for the night!

I am unable to purchase these materials, as I've already purchased trophies and ribbons. There isn't money in our school budget for extras, like these. However, I know that these decorations and props would really get the families excited about the science fair!

I know that if the students and their families enjoy this fair, we will see more of them at our other family events!

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

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 160 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Super Science Photo Booth Props Kit - 20 Pack Party Camera Props Fully Assembled • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Mad Scientist Science Party Supply Decorations Invites Favors (Poster Decor) • Amazon Business $19.05 1 $19.05
Science Party Drawstring Backpacks - 12 ct • Amazon Business $18.90 1 $18.90
Creative Teaching Press 6-Inch Designer Cut-Outs, Science Lab (3875) • Amazon Business $6.29 3 $18.87
Solar System - OUTER Space PARTY Decorations - TABLECLOTH -Dangling SWIRLS - Planet DECOR - Science • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
Creative Converting 318143 Border Print Plastic Tablecover, 54 x 102", Mad Scientist • Amazon Business $5.19 2 $10.38
NMC S93P Graphic See Sign with Graphic, "BIOHAZARD - AUTHORIZED PERSONNEL ONLY", 7" Width x 7" Height, Pressure Sensitive Vinyl, Black on Orange • Amazon Business $4.47 2 $8.94
Forum Novelties Gore Decor Indoor/Outdoor Scientist Wall Decoration, 5', Multicolor • Amazon Business $2.16 1 $2.16

Materials cost

$113.24

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.70

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$144.94

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.58

Total project goal

$170.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$170.52

1 Donor

-$170.52

Donations toward project cost

-$144.94

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.58

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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