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Mr. Vega from Brooklyn NY is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Lab Tables

Help me give my students professional lab tables to practice science like scientists.

  • $1,044 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach a diverse range of 7th and 8th graders. I have students that require remediation as well as those that need enrichment. My students are incredibly motivated and persistent in their learning, especially in science. It is my goal to foster an appreciation for scientific inquiry while relating science and technology to the everyday and diverse lives of my students.

I am trying to better reach my students who represent an array of learning styles and needs.

It is my goal to increase the amount of science equipment so that we can better achieve STEM standards and be college and career ready!

My Project

My students are very excited about this project! During a recent trip to visit a college, students were exposed to an advanced lab. Students expressed a strong interest in getting lab tables.

It is very important that my students use class time to work collaboratively and learn the skills necessary to succeed in high school and college.

These lab tables will be used for daily, collaborative projects and tasks. The tables will allow for more safe lab exercises, as our current tables are not as durable and easily move.

The tables will improve the appearance of our lab and reinforce a sense of professionalism for students to engage with science as scientists would.

Mr. Vega
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TABLE LAB ECON LAMINATE 24''X72'' • School Specialty $384.27 2 $768.54

Materials cost

$768.54

Vendor shipping charges

$76.85

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$886.92

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$156.52

Total project goal

$1,043.44

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,043.44

5 Donors

-$769.28

Donations toward project cost

-$739.28

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.00

match offer

-$173.69

Match offer toward project cost

-$147.64

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.05

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$100.46

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$0.00

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