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Mr. Kietlinski from Austin TX is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Lab Coats for Future Scientists

My students need lab coats for a new dual credit biotechnology class.

  • $455 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are excited about learning and come to class and club each day with determination and ambition. Each one of our students is special and come from diverse backgrounds. In our science classrooms, we teach critical thinking skills and language skills together, through the construction of interactive lab reports that utilize graphics, online simulations, and hands-on experiences. Additionally, we are unique in that we provide a high number of AP and dual credit programs. Thank you for your support.

My Project

Our school's science club participated in the Austin Regional Science Fair this past February for the first time with many molecular biology and biochemistry projects winning metals. We are thrilled that one of our members participated in the state fair this month in molecular biology. Many of our students stayed after school for months working on projects. Our school is allowing our students, and new students, to continue this work by offering a dedicated science class focusing on biotechnology, bioscience, molecular biology, and microbiology. The class is project based where students solve a difficult biological question by collecting samples, extracting DNA, preforming various techniques demonstrated in the class (PCR, CRISPR, Gram staining, micro technique, DNA sequencing, SDS page, etc) and presenting findings at events through multiple stages of the class leading up to the Austin Regional Science Fair. We are currently working with local institutions of higher learning to have the class award college credit to high school students.

We are seeking support for lab coats in setting up the biotechnology/ bioscience class.

One of the main items needed is a class set of lab coats. Lab coats are essential for the protection and safety of students from chemicals and biological agents. We are attempting to raise money for 20 lab coats of various sizes. Please help us create future scientists!

Mr. Kietlinski
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 100 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cherokee 40 Inch Unisex Lab Coat, White, Large • Amazon Business $17.77 7 $124.39
Cherokee 40 Inch Unisex Lab Coat, White, Medium • Amazon Business $17.63 4 $70.52
Cherokee 40 Inch Unisex Lab Coat, White, Small • Amazon Business $17.48 4 $69.92
Cherokee 40 Inch Unisex Lab Coat, White, X-Large • Amazon Business $17.29 4 $69.16
Cherokee 40 Inch Unisex Lab Coat, White, X-Small • Amazon Business $17.29 1 $17.29

Materials cost

$351.28

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.27

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$386.55

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$68.21

Total project goal

$454.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$454.76

4 Donors

-$227.37

Donations toward project cost

-$193.27

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.10

match offer

-$227.39

Match offer toward project cost

-$193.28

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.11

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$0.00

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