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Mrs. Byrne from Union Beach NJ is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Please Help Restore My Science Lab

My students need bookcases and lab supplies that were destroyed or contaminated due to Super Storm Sandy! Please help us!

  • $778 goal

This project expired on May 17, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As you all know this past fall we were hit with Super Storm Sandy. Well the water came through our school and left nothing untouched, including our science lab. If items were not destroyed, they were contaminated. I am hoping that when we return we are able to have our complete lab back!

I teach 7th and 8th grade science at our Pre-K to 8th grade school.

Our school is part of an awesome community, that has lost so much. The materials that are kept in my classroom/lab are not just for my students but all the students and teachers at our school. They enjoy using the science equipment to explore and have a hands on experience to their learning.

My Project

Currently our school is temporarily located at 4 separate locations while they repair the damage from the storm. I am hoping that when we return our classroom/lab it is ready to go. I am hoping to be able to replace the items that were lost due to the storm so we can have our hands on experience to science! I am hoping that our lab is a place where my students are excited to learn about science!

Please help to restore our classroom/lab.

So it is better than they remember! Donating to my project will help to bring science from their notebooks to them learning through doing. I thank you in advance for your support!

Mrs. Byrne
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 240 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Graduated Cylinder, Polypropylene, 50 mL • Carolina Biological Supply Company $3.94 6 $23.64
Graduated Cylinder, Polypropylene, 100 mL • Carolina Biological Supply Company $4.75 12 $57.00
Graduated Cylinder, Polypropylene, 250 mL • Carolina Biological Supply Company $5.94 6 $35.64
Graduated Cylinder, Polypropylene, 500 mL • Carolina Biological Supply Company $8.98 6 $53.88
BOOKCASE STEEL HON 2-SHELF 29HX35WX12D BLACK • School Specialty Inc. $114.07 2 $228.14
BOX BLUE CLASSROOM CUBBY WITH CHANNELS • School Specialty Inc. $21.32 2 $42.64
A Demo A Day - Chemical Demonstration Book • Nasco $42.50 1 $42.50
MICROSLIDE® Lesson Set for Science and Health Education - Cells of Plants and Animals, Box of 10 • Nasco $82.50 1 $82.50

Materials cost

$565.94

Vendor shipping charges

$56.60

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.49

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$661.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$116.65

Total project goal

$777.68

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$777.68

1 Donor

-$388.83

Donations toward project cost

-$330.51

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$58.32

match offer

-$388.85

Match offer toward project cost

-$330.52

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$58.33

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$0.00

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