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Mrs. Carrie from Rancho Santa Margarita CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Let the Evidence GLOW!

Help me give my students a GLOWING reading experience! We will light up the classroom and our evidence with blacklight flashlights to make the key details jump off the page.

  • $176 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

When the founders of our country were drafting our first set of laws, they took into account not only what they wanted to accomplish, but what they wanted the new nation to "feel" like. My students have this same mindset when they enter our American history class. They are students with goals! They are students with plans and ideas. They are a special group because they know that their attitude is key.

We are a K8 school in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA.

My students have grown up together and know each other's strengths and weaknesses. They lift each other up. We also have newcomers to our country whose parents are looking for a safe place for their children to learn and be a part of a family. Our school feels different because we ROAR!

My Project

Blacklight flashlights, along with our own highlighters, will make the evidence jump off of the page and take our Close Reading to the next level. We read for evidence, vocabulary, key details, and to connect to other text almost everyday in 8th grade. Using the flashlights will turn reading into a Glow Party!

We will then share the blacklight flashlights with our 3rd grade little buddies to share the excitement of reading!

Students will be begging to annotate and read for evidence! Reading scientific articles and primary documents doesn't have to be boring and with these items we will be able to share the joy with other students at our K-8 school.

Mrs. Carrie
Grades 6-8

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 450 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TaoTronics Black Light, UV Blacklight Flashlights, 12 LEDs 395nm, 3 Free AAA Batteries, for Pets Urine and Stains Detector • Amazon Business $9.99 4 $39.96
Morpilot 2 Pcs UV Handheld Flashlight 12 Led 395nm Ultraviolet Blacklight Pet Dog Cat Stain Urine Detector Light Torch, Find Stains on Carpet, Rugs, Clothes or Bed, Catch Scorpion, Hotel Inspection • Amazon Business $9.49 4 $37.96
TaoTronics Black Light, UV Blacklight Flashlights, 12 LEDs 395nm, 3 Free AAA Batteries, for Pets Urine and Stains Detector • Amazon Business $9.99 3 $29.97

Materials cost

$107.89

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.87

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.62

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$149.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.36

Total project goal

$175.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$175.74

2 Donors

-$175.74

Donations toward project cost

-$149.38

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.36

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$0.00

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