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Mrs. Bean from Ballinger TX is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Kindergarteners, The Future of Our Environment

Help me give my students an earth science library, science viewers, a talking globe and the U.S.A. interactive map.

  • $364 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are excited, eager learners who are ready to see what school has to offer them. Many of them have no school experience and education has not been important in their home.

We live in a small, rural town with a high poverty rate.

Many of my students receive backpack food for the weekend. My kids can rarely afford to visit places outside of our small community. My students have limited experience in the world. It is up to me to create world experiences in our classroom. I need to help close the gap for these special kids I teach and it is sometimes difficult with limited resources.

My Project

My students need to learn about the environment they live in and the environments around the world. Materials like the talking globe and science viewers will help my kids understand the world around them.

Our community is in a very rural area and most of my students rarely leave their home.

I need to bring the rest of the world to them so that they will have an understanding that places around the world are different than the place they live.

I also want them to learn a love for the earth and all the places and beauty in it so that they will want to take good care of it.

Mrs. Bean
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. Talking Globe Featuring Bindi Irwin Learning Toy • Amazon Business $107.99 1 $107.99
DD830X - Earth & Space Science Viewers - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
BEST LEARNING i-Poster My USA Interactive Map - Educational Talking Toy for Kids • Amazon Business $44.98 1 $44.98
RE996 - Earth & Environment Theme Book Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $37.50 1 $37.50
GG862 - Rocks & Soil Book Library - Gr. 1-3 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.50 1 $34.50

Materials cost

$274.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.12

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$309.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$54.54

Total project goal

$363.62

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$363.62

10 Donors

-$258.21

Donations toward project cost

-$223.23

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.98

match offer

-$101.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.85

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.15

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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