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Mr. Lueck from Houston TX is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Physics: Setting Up to Make an Impact

My students need school supplies and materials in order to succeed.

  • $541 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are diligent in their studies and resilient in life. They are aspiring engineers, physicians, nurses, and teachers. All of them are on free lunch, and they are now enrolled in one of the most difficult courses in the school--my physics class. I want to ensure all of them have the materials necessary so we have a culture that thrives on their resilience.

My students are from low-income areas, and are survivors of Hurricane Harvey.

They face enough obstacles outside of school: I want to make sure they can be successful in my classroom as I prepare them for their next phase: graduating from a 4-year college.

My Project

All of these materials were intentionally planned out with the intention of improving or showcasing student learning, as well as improving a fun, safe environment for a rigorous course. We will use white boards to display answers to questions and check for whole group understanding. Poster boards to present scientific findings. Posters to inspire students in STEM. Science objects (like Newton's cradle) to provide actual, tangible demonstrations. I have chosen items that are affordable, essential, and, most importantly: impactful. Anything not provided on this list will be something I work to provide for my students personally!

All help and generosity will make a magical difference in my classroom, and for these students who have difficulty providing basic school supplies every day.

Mr. Lueck
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
EXPO 1920940 Low-Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Black, 36-Count • Amazon Business $30.66 2 $61.32
Dry Erase Lapboard Set (10 Pieces), Made in USA, Double Sided 9 x 12 Inch Classroom Whiteboard Pack for Student Drawing and Writing • Amazon Business $24.99 2 $49.98
Pacon Lightweight Construction Paper, 10 Assorted Colors, 9" x 12", 500 Sheets • Amazon Business $11.34 4 $45.36
RiteCo 15201 Posterboard/Railroad Board, 4-Ply, 22" x 28", White (Pack of 25) • Amazon Business $16.84 2 $33.68
Idomy Paper Storage Basket, Plastic File Holder Bins for Office, Set of 4 • Amazon Business $15.88 2 $31.76
Crayola 58-7858 40 ct Broad Line Ultra-Clean Washable Markers Toy • Amazon Business $15.31 2 $30.62
Pacon 67304 Spectra ArtKraft Duo-Finish Paper, 48 lbs, 48" x 200 ft, Black • Amazon Business $28.27 1 $28.27
Dry Erase Lapboard Set (10 Pieces), Made in USA, Double Sided 9 x 12 Inch Classroom Whiteboard Pack for Student Drawing and Writing • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Classic Newton Cradle Balance Balls Science Psychology Puzzle Desk Fun Gadget With Black Wooden Base - Medium • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Kleenex Lotion Facial Tissues with Aloe & Vitamin E, Cube Box, 75 Tissues per Cube Box, 18 Packs • Amazon Business $23.48 1 $23.48
Teacher Created Resources Yellow with White Stars Scalloped Border Trim (5030) • Amazon Business $5.49 3 $16.47
BEBONCOOL RF 2.4GHz Wireless Presenter Remote Presentation USB Control PowerPoint PPT Clicker • Amazon Business $14.59 1 $14.59
Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World • Amazon Business $11.55 1 $11.55
Betheaces Flying Ball, RC Flying Toy, Boys Toys, Infrared Induction Helicopter Drone with Colorful Shinning LED Light and Remote Controller for Kids, Gifts for Boys and Girls, Indoor and Outdoor Game • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Wall Decor Picture - NASA Space Shuttle Night Moon Astronaut Rocket Educational Art Print Poster (16x20) • Amazon Business $9.48 1 $9.48
Gloween Kids Toys, Hover Soccer Ball Air Power Disc for Boys and Girls Age of 2,3,4,5,6,7,8+Years Old, Indoor Sport Ball with Led Lights for Toddlers, Kids,Children Gifts • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95

Materials cost

$423.48

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.35

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$459.83

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$81.15

Total project goal

$540.98

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$540.98

4 Donors

-$269.96

Donations toward project cost

-$230.37

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.59

match offer

-$269.95

Match offer toward project cost

-$229.46

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.49

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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