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Mr. Diaz from Los Angeles CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Quill Helps Scholars Become Scientist

Help me give my students mini-refrigerator and STEM Star poster sets for Science class.

  • $377 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is a Title I school with students from Second to Sixth grade. My students are from the inner city and are mostly English language learners. Our school is a pilot school. The school's philosophy focuses on leadership skills with an emphasis on critical thinking.

My students are hardworking, resourceful, and self-motivated young people who are eager to be lifelong learners.

The majority of the students who attend our school will be the first in their families to attend college.

My Project

Science is such an exciting subject for my students. The materials in the project will be put to immediate use in the classroom.

Science is one of the most important subjects students study, because it gives them the critical thinking skills they need in every subject.

The mini-refrigerator will be used to store Petri dishes that are being observed by students to grow bacteria. Some petri dishes need to be in cooler setting than room temperature. The STEM Star posters will guide students in completing a research report on different pioneers in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math fields. There will be a focus on women in Science.

Mr. Diaz
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Magic Chef 4.4 Cubic-ft. Refrigerator • Quill.com $193.79 1 $193.79
Scholastic, Personal Posters Stem Star Initiative, 30/st, 9" x 4" (SC-594316) • Quill.com $13.59 5 $67.95

Materials cost

$261.74

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$23.95

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.93

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$319.62

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$56.40

Total project goal

$376.02

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$376.02

1 Donor

-$167.31

Donations toward project cost

-$167.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$179.19

Match offer toward project cost

-$152.31

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.88

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$29.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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