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Mrs. Luce from Albertville AL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Our Future Is Bright

My students need materials to use during our light and sound unit such as solar panels, and tuning forks.

  • $167 goal

This project expired on June 20, 2018.

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My Students

We have almost 1,000 first and second grade students in our primary school. We are part of a Title I school where everyone gets free breakfast and lunch. Many of our students come from poverty stricken homes and need more than an education from me. They need love, acceptance, and support as well.

The staff at our school works so hard to make school a fun and inviting place for all of our students.

You never come to our campus on a night or weekend without finding someone working late, trying to make a fun lesson for their students. You also see the thousands and thousands of dollars our teachers spend out of their own pockets each week. We want to give our students the most successful start possible!

My Project

We are getting ready to begin our light and sound unit in my first grade classroom. There are so many awesome ideas for activities to go along with this unit and the standards we will cover. We will use the wax paper, plastic wrap, and aluminum foil to discover what happens when light passes through transparent and opaque surfaces, and we will discover what happens when light hits a reflective surface.

We will also be able to create a solar powered car, bug, and windmill.

We will see that light is a form of energy. The tuning forks will help us to learn about light and vibration. There are so many fun ways for my students to learn about light and sound!

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

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This project will reach 999 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Medivibe Technology Tuning Forks (Set of 4) • Amazon Business $31.95 1 $31.95
Elenco Solar Deluxe Educational Kit • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Extpro DIY Assemble Toy Set Solar Powered Car Kit Science Educational Kit for Kids Students • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Reynolds Wrap Aluminum Foil (Pack of 2) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
EISCO PH0554SET Eisco Labs Equilateral Acrylic Prisms (1"/25mm sides), Set of 3 Prisms - 1" (25mm), 2" (50mm), 4" (100mm) Lengths • Amazon Business $8.79 1 $8.79
Solar Powered Grasshopper Children Learning Toy Solar Power Toy Solar Powered Grasshopper Frightened Grasshopper Kit - Solar Powered - Educational Toy • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98
Reynolds Wrap Cut-Rite Wax Paper - 75 sq ft - 2 pk • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Saran Wrap Cling Plus Wrap 200 Square Foot, Boxed • Amazon Business $6.18 1 $6.18

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