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  • $485 goal

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Ms. D.
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 6 donors
  • $0 still needed

Science Fair Rocks!

Help me give my students the supplies needed to build, create, and experience their first science fair.

My Students

My school is a high poverty school. Most of my students receive free breakfast and lunch. Most of my students don't even have the basic school supplies. Many of my students are being raised by single parents, parents with two jobs, and/or other family members.

I teach at a Title I school in Nevada.

My students get excited to come to school. Some of the students see school as a break from their homes. I want to get them excited to learn. I have a short time with them to encourage them to continue their education beyond high school.

My Project

My fourth graders have never experienced a science fair. Some of the best times the students have in class is when they get involved with hands on science activities. They love being able to learn more about themselves and everything around them.

I want students to be able to have the chance to question and understand the world around them.

Our science fair will allow students to run their own experiment as well as build a knowledge board using the tri-folds, markers, construction paper, and supplies as their venue. They will be able to present their findings as well as hear about their classmates experiments. This will be a first time experience they will always remember.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pacon Presentation Board, 48"X36", Tri-Fold, 24 Boards • Amazon Business $62.58 3 $187.74
Expo 80001 Low Odor Chisel Point Dry Erase Markers, Low Odor Alcohol-Based Ink, Designed for Whiteboards, Glass and Most Non-Porous Surfaces, Black, 12 Units per Box, Pack of 6 Boxes, 72 Markers Total • Amazon Business $44.95 1 $44.95
Sharpie Flip Chart Markers, Bullet Tip, Assorted Colors, 2 Packs of 8 Total of 16 Markers • Amazon Business $19.95 2 $39.90
Pacon Tru-Ray Construction Paper • Amazon Business $5.37 5 $26.85
EXPO Low Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 36 Pack • Amazon Business $18.00 1 $18.00
Sharpie Permanent Marker Fine Tip [30217PP] 8 Count (Pack of 3) 24 Markers Total • Amazon Business $16.16 1 $16.16
Sharpie Oil-Based Paint Markers, Medium Point, Bright Colors, 5 Count - Great for Rock Painting • Amazon Business $8.29 1 $8.29
200 PCS Craft Sticks Popsicle Ice Pop Ice Cream Sticks Natural Wooden 4-1/2" Length Treat Sticks Jumbo Great for DIY Craft Creative Designs • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$348.88

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$27.39

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.23

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$411.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$72.62

Total project goal

$484.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$484.12

5 Donors

-$227.50

Donations toward project cost

-$205.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.75

match offer

-$242.06

Match offer toward project cost

-$205.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.31

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$14.56

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 70 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Someone Who Cares and 5 other donors.

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