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Mrs. Loza from Antioch CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Lunch in the Library!

Help me give my students some fun activities to work on during lunch recess in the library!

  • $362 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We have a very diverse demographic of students that range from transitional kindergarten to fifth grade and we have a brand-new special day class starting this year. Our school is a Title I School, on the edge of Antioch, California. Many parents and staff have attended our school themselves, which gives our school a sense of pride like no other.

We truly are-as we like to say it- a "Family".

We have a great reputation for following "our way" which is to be safe, kind, and responsible and school pride is in full display at all times! Here at our school, our students LOVE the library, and look forward to their visits every week.

My Project

Turner is getting a new library! We are very excited to open our new library. We want students to be able to have fun, learn and be productive. STEAM activities give students the benefit of being able to play while learning. We really want to focus on fostering creativity and building the skills to critically think.

My students need building bricks, mats, and magnets to build and explore.

I also need the books and instructional material to continue to plan projects for them that foster learning. I think that having books that model experiment or art ideas are very important because students can then form their own ideas after viewing some examples.

We really appreciate the help and support to make our new library great!

Mrs. Loza
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Qubits Educational Building Set: 84 Piece for STEAM - STEM - Makerspace Classrooms and Library • Amazon Business $59.95 1 $59.95
Transforming Your Library into a Learning Playground: A Practical Guide for Public Librarians • Amazon Business $45.00 1 $45.00
Dreambuildertoy building bricks 1040 pieces set, 1000 basic building blocks in 10 popular colors,40 bonus fun shapes includes wheels, doors, Windows, compatible to all major brands • Amazon Business $25.99 1 $25.99
The Invent to Learn Guide to More Fun: Makerspace, Classroom, Library, and Home STEM Projects • Amazon Business $24.95 1 $24.95
Jasonwell 98 PCS Creative Magnetic Building Blocks for Boys Girls Magnetic Tiles Building Set STEM Preschool Educational Construction Kit Magnet Stacking Toys for Kids Toddlers Children • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
DreambuilderToy Classic Building Base Plates 10" x 10" Flat Baseplate - Compatible All Major Brands (6PC) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
STEM Bulletin Board Set • Amazon Business $14.69 1 $14.69
Ada Twist, Scientist • Amazon Business $14.58 1 $14.58
Rosie Revere, Engineer • Amazon Business $13.19 1 $13.19
Oh, the Things They Invented!: All About Great Inventors (Cat in the Hat's Learning Library) • Amazon Business $9.93 1 $9.93

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