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Mrs. Elefantis from Las Vegas NV is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Mrs. Elefantis' Class is Out of this World!

My students need a space experience that is out of this world!

  • $540 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a teacher in a Title I school, my students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom. Despite the many challenges they face, I am looking to provide a bridge in the learning at school and the learning at home.

My students are creative, kind, and very enthusiastic about learning.

They love to have fun while they learn and they learn best with activities that spark their interest. From the minute they walk in the door of my classroom I focus on their individual needs and growth. By doing this in a creative and positive way, I am hopeful to inspire even our earliest learners to continue on a path of academic excellence.

My Project

Classroom transformations are fun, magical, and so engaging for all students. I cannot wait to create a space adventure right in our classroom!

I am requesting stars, planets, moons, spaceships and so much more to transform our classroom into an unforgettable day in space.

We need space books, decor, and hands on activities to make our space unit come to life.

My students need experiences to help make real life connections and I think transforming our classroom is a great way to help students connect their learning to real life experiences.

We will incorporate kindergarten standards into our fun, students won't even know they are learning! Our day will consist of researching stars and planets all while learning new vocabulary and participating in hands-on activities.

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

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This project will reach 23 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Super Moon In My Room Remote Control Wall Décor Night Light with Sound • Amazon Business $44.99 1 $44.99
Space Adventure Roarin' Rocket Play Tent with Milky Way Storage Bag by Imagination Generation • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
LiveGallery 9pcs Removable Glow in the dark Planet Wall Stickers Sun Earth and so on Glowing Planets Wall Decals Peel Stick art Decor for Walls Ceiling Kids Bedroom Living Room Nursery Girls and Boys • Amazon Business $28.99 1 $28.99
Aeromax Astronaut Boots, Size Medium, White, with NASA patches • Amazon Business $23.37 1 $23.37
Valuetom 304 LED Curtain Lights Fairy String Twinkle Lighting for Party Wedding Home Garden Decoration 9.8Ft9.8Ft (White) • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
Telescope for Kids with Tripod - 40mm Beginner Telescope with Adjustable Tripod and 30x Magnification for Science, Nature and Astronomy by Hey! Play! • Amazon Business $21.91 1 $21.91
Great Explorations 3-D Solar System • Amazon Business $19.85 1 $19.85
12pcs Gel Pen Black Ink Roller Marker Pen(Assorted Colors Planet Styling) • Amazon Business $8.99 2 $17.98
Aeromax Youth Astronaut Helmet with Movable Visor, Silver, 3-10 Years • Amazon Business $17.95 1 $17.95
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Play Sand - 2 LBS of Sand with Castle Molds and Tray (Glow-in-the-Dark!) - A Kinetic Sensory Activity • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Aeromax Junior Space Explorer Inflatable Space Shuttle • Amazon Business $16.96 1 $16.96
Aeromax Astronaut Gloves, size Large, White, with NASA patches • Amazon Business $15.95 1 $15.95
Star Night Light Projector, Star Light Rotating Projector, Constellation Rotating Star Projector Lamp with 4 Colors and 360°Moon Star Projection With USB Cable - The best gift for friends and family • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Mandala Tapestry Wall Tapestry Bohemian Wall Hanging Tapestries Wall Blanket Wall Art Wall Decor Beach Tapestry Sunset Tapestry Indian Wall Decor (51.2" x 59.1", Moon Constellations) • Amazon Business $13.51 1 $13.51
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Play Sand - 2 LBS of Sand with Castle Molds and Tray (Purple) - A Kinetic Sensory Activity • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Play Sand - 2 LBS of Sand with Castle Molds and Tray (Blue) - A Kinetic Sensory Activity • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Paper Lanterns, VERONES 15 PACK Paper Lanterns with 15 Colors and 5 Sizes Perfect for Wedding Decoration Reception Crafts Party Lights and DIY Lanterns • Amazon Business $10.00 1 $10.00
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space (National Geographic Little Kids First Big Books) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Kangaroo's Ultra Glow in the Dark Stars; 200 Count w/ Bonus Moon • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Think like an Astronaut! How Do Rockets Work? - Science for Kids - Children's Astronomy & Space Books • Amazon Business $9.43 1 $9.43
Smart Kids Space: For Kids Who Really Love Space! • Amazon Business $8.38 1 $8.38
The Solar System (TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers) • Amazon Business $6.64 1 $6.64
National Geographic Readers: Planets • Amazon Business $2.48 2 $4.96

Materials cost

$391.75

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$30.75

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.88

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$458.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$80.89

Total project goal

$539.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$539.27

3 Donors

-$533.38

Donations toward project cost

-$458.38

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$75.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.89

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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