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Ms. Morgan from Trenton NJ is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Celebrate Science

My students need Scholastic Readers to learn about the Solar System and weather, a kit to grow veggies, Tornado Tubes, two solar system games, and a cross-section model of the earth.

  • $516 goal

This project expired on December 7, 2015.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have never seen students with more inquisitive minds than that of first graders. I want to give my students the opportunity to explore, investigate, and build experiences in problem solving and teamwork. Science is such an important part of learning and children are just naturals at it!

I teach first graders in a high-poverty district in New Jersey where many of my kids come from disrupted families where opportunities for science exploration are rare.

They come to school everyday eager and ready to explore, investigate, and learn as all scientists do! They love coming to school because it gives them a safe place to explore and grow.

My Project

I have requested some Scholastic magazines for the class about the solar system and weather to reinforce lessons. I have also requested garden kits, solar system games and tornado tubes to bring these science lessons alive and to enhance the lessons. Children are natural scientists, and because of this, these materials will get my students excited and bring science to life!

My students are so enthusiastic when they arrive at school.

Being able to have these science materials available in the classroom will enhance learning and spark the children's natural curiosity.

Ms. Morgan
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 21 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KIT E-Z GARDEN • School Specialty $110.72 1 $110.72
Weather, Scholastic News Nonfiction Readers: Grades 1 - 2 - Box of 6 titles, 6 copies each title / - / Grades 1–2 • Scholastic Classroom Magazines $89.00 1 $89.00
Inner Solar System, Scholastic News Nonfiction Readers: Grades 1 - 2 - Box of 6 titles, 6 copies each title / - / Grades 1–2 • Scholastic Classroom Magazines $89.00 1 $89.00
KIT OUTDOOR VEGGIE GARDEN • School Specialty $31.23 1 $31.23
GAME LINKOLOGY SOLAR SYSTEM • School Specialty $9.79 2 $19.58
2437 CROSS-SECTION EARTH MODEL EA • School Specialty $18.92 1 $18.92
TORNADO TUBES S/3 • School Specialty $7.52 1 $7.52

Materials cost

$365.97

Vendor shipping charges

$36.60

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.49

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$438.06

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$77.30

Total project goal

$515.36

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$515.36

1 Donor

-$257.68

Donations toward project cost

-$219.03

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.65

match offer

-$257.68

Match offer toward project cost

-$219.03

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.65

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$0.00

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