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Mrs. Gehndyu from Bradenton FL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning about Geography and Science That Is Often Forgotten

My students need matter match ups, rocks and soil learning, animals match ups, weather match ups, United States grab and play game, U.S.A map puzzle, and U.S.A. map floor puzzle.

  • $193 goal

This project expired on February 2, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Preparing our future citizens is important in our country. We need students who receive a solid education in social studies and science. My high-poverty students need the materials required to push them to a higher level to learn geography and science.

My students are all boys in second grade.

They attend a high-poverty charter school in Florida. This school has been designed to not only meet the needs of these struggling students academically but to also give character development as part of the curriculum.

My Project

These geography and science resources will inspire my students to learn more about social studies and science and to give them a better idea of how important it is to learn these things. The materials will not only give an abundance of information about the states and science facts, but they are all hands on activities which my all boys class needs.

This project will enrich my students understanding of the United States geography and earth science.

My students need hands on activities. These boys come from high-poverty homes where there is little attention given to social studies and science. In our school we want to give our boys the greatest chance of academic success and these extra materials will help us achieve that goal.

Mrs. Gehndyu
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 40 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HH265 - Read About Science Learning Center - Rocks and Soil • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
FF771 - United States Grab & Play Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
GT324 - U.S.A. Map Puzzle • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
HH985 - Weather Match-Ups • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
HH986 - Matter Match-Ups • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
FK227 - U.S.A. Map Floor Puzzle • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
HH981 - Animals Match-Ups • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
HH984 - Solar System Match-Ups • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99

Materials cost

$131.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$163.90

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.92

Total project goal

$192.82

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$192.82

1 Donor

-$97.00

Donations toward project cost

-$82.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.55

match offer

-$95.82

Match offer toward project cost

-$81.45

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.37

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$0.00

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