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  • $155 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Leck
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 3 donors
  • $0 still needed

Rock On!!

My students need a Rocks and Minerals of the United States set, a Hardness Scale Minerals Collection, a Rocks and Minerals Book and a Rocks and Minerals Activity Book.

Eager and excited 4th graders are ready to become geologists! We have a high ELL population with very few resources. These students especially thrive in science areas.

Our 4th graders enjoy learning about rocks and minerals but our school lacks the resources and materials to support this science unit. We have used pictures in the past to teach about these rocks and minerals.

These students need actual samples to test and experiment with in class. Being able to get their hands on actual rock and mineral samples will make learning about the Moh's hardness scale and other curriculum points much more meaningful. The requested books will also help them identify these samples on their own.

Your help with ensure that my students are able to feel like real geologists and not just a student looking at pictures.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Rocks and Minerals of the United States • Carolina Biological Supply Company $58.46 1 $58.46
Hardness Scale Minerals Collection • Carolina Biological Supply Company $13.86 1 $13.86
BOOK - ROCKS AND MINERALS • Sargent-Welch $22.09 1 $22.09
RCKS MNRLS ACTVY BK • Lab Safety Supply, Inc. dba Highsmith Inc $7.03 1 $7.03

Materials cost

$101.44

Vendor shipping charges

$10.14

State sales tax

$4.31

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.52

Fulfillment labor & materials

$9.00

Total project cost

$126.42

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.75

Total project goal

$154.17

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$154.17

2 Donors

-$77.08

Donations toward project cost

-$63.21

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.87

match offer

-$77.09

Match offer toward project cost

-$63.21

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 85 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Duke Energy and 2 other donors.

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