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Mrs. Meadows from Laurel MT is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Science Experiment Ready Cart

My students need an organized science center with materials ready for sciences experiments that we complete throughout the year that includes a cart to store the items on.

  • $292 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am getting so excited to start a brand new school year with 21 awesome students. We are a Title l school in a small town in Laurel, Montana. My students come to school eager to learn and excited about the adventures that lay ahead. Students learn at an early age what they want to do in the future. I want to build the love of science within my students by incorporating as many hands on science activities experiments and activities as possible.

My Project

Students grow a love for science through hands on materials. I try to incorporate a lot of experiments and activities in my classroom. We need a science cart to store all the supplies for the experiments and all the materials for the experiments. The organization of the science materials will make the experiments go quicker and help students learn responsibility with clean up. In addition, I can share this cart with other classes that may want to conduct the same experiments.

The individual materials will be used in different experiments.

For example, the toothpicks, clear jars, and funnels are used in the "Classifying Rocks" experiment. The food coloring is used in the "Determine Different Densities Experiment". The safety glasses, funnels, and wooden spoons will be used in the "Erosion Experiment". Every single material I have listed will be used in different hands on experiments that we conduct in my class throughout the school year. I can also pass on the use of these materials to other teachers to use.

Mrs. Meadows
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Finnhomy 15 Drawer Rolling Cart Organizer,Storage Cart with Drawers, Utility Cart for School, Office, Home, Beauty Salon Storage, Semi-transparent White • Amazon Business $82.99 1 $82.99
Food Coloring Liqua-Gel - 12 Color Variety Kit in .75 fl. oz. (20ml) Bottles • Amazon Business $16.95 1 $16.95
DilaBee 8-Pack 16 Ounce Large Elegant Refillable Clear Plastic Jars with Lids and Labels, Round Container For Beauty Products, Cream, Exfoliating Scrub, Face Masks and Lotion • Amazon Business $15.49 1 $15.49
Colorations ARTROLL Colorations Sturdy Recycled Craft Rolls (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $14.33 1 $14.33
Arm & Hammer Baking Soda-4LB (01170) (Pack of 2) • Amazon Business $14.10 1 $14.10
Gateway Safety 3699 Colorful StarLite Gumballs Safety Glasses, Small, All Colors Included (Pack of 10) • Amazon Business $13.98 1 $13.98
Round Wood Toothpicks, 4 Boxes of 800 Count • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
OMorc Strainer Funnel Set, 3 Pack Stainless Steel Funnels Set with Handle Design and Removable Strainer, Great for Transferring of Liquid, Fluid, Dry Ingredients & Powder, Durable and Dishwasher Safe • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Wooden Spoons, 6 Pieces Wood Soup Spoons for Eating Mixing Stirring Cooking, Long Handle Spoon with Japanese Style Kitchen Utensil, ADLORYEA Eco friendly Table Spoon • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
APLANET 4 Transparent Plastic Graduated Cylinders, 10ml, 25ml, 50ml, 100ml, with 5 Plastic Beakers and 1 Brush (9) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Perfect Stix Cotton Balls M-500ct Medium Sized Cotton Balls (Pack of 500) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Natural Jute Twine 3 Ply, LaZimnInc Best Arts Crafts Gift Twine, Christmas Twine Industrial Packing Materials Durable String for Gardening Applications (1 Pcs x 300 Feet) • Amazon Business $5.88 1 $5.88

Materials cost

$214.67

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.22

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$247.89

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.75

Total project goal

$291.64

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$291.64

2 Donors

-$291.64

Donations toward project cost

-$247.89

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.75

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$0.00

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