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Mrs. Kirby from Altamont TN is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Explore Science!

My students need lab coats and goggles to explore science experiments!

  • $304 goal

This project expired on July 12, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a teacher in a low-income, high poverty school district, my students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom. I am trying to provide my students with meaningful learning experiences.

My students are wonderful!

Our classroom is full of joy and excitement for learning every day. Our school is awesome but VERY limited with funding for our classroom needs. Many of my students are from very low income households, and I want them to love learning while having the supplies they need to be successful.

My Project

My kindergarten students LOVE science! I would love to provide them with lab coats and goggles to enhance their love of science and exploration. How awesome would it be for my students to put on a lab coat and goggles and transform into little scientists!

Their attire of lab coats and goggles would match their mindset of a real scientist!

In our classroom I strive to provide my students with science experiments as often as I can. They love being little scientists and problem solving many different ideas. These materials would help them become life long learners of science and become REAL scientists!

Mrs. Kirby
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 13 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Childrens Lab Coat--Soft Touch (5/6), White • Amazon Business $13.90 14 $194.60
Mini Impact Goggles • Nasco $1.95 14 $27.30

Materials cost

$221.90

Vendor shipping charges

$2.73

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.33

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$257.96

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$45.52

Total project goal

$303.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$303.48

1 Donor

-$303.48

Donations toward project cost

-$257.96

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.52

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$0.00

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