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Ms. Taha from Brooklyn NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Science Family Night Decor

Help me give my students lasting decorations to hang for our science night event.

  • $209 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My scholars are very inquisitive and they have the hunger to find out about the unexpected. Our curriculum is based on our scholars growing their minds through discovery and discussion amongst themselves. As a teacher in a high poverty public urban school, I am challenged to develop and foster a high expectation/high achievement learning environment with children who may have been conditioned to believe that they aren't capable of high achievement because of special needs or conditions of poverty.

My scholars and I believe when a learning environment with high expectations of achievement is introduced, perpetuated by the classroom teacher and supported by the school and community, students cultivate an "I CAN do it" attitude and perform to and beyond expectations despite challenges they may face.

My Project

My colleagues and I are given the opportunity to host a family science night with our students and their families once a year. My colleagues and I want to enforce the importance and knowledge of science to our families. Please help fund our decor that we will be able to reuse from time and time again. We want to leave our families with a lasting impression! We know that with our decor, students and families will show a greater interest in science and begin to explore more on their own! I truly need your support to make this a phenomenal experience.

Ms. Taha
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
D2419 Super Science Asst - 144 Science Pencils • Amazon Business $40.50 2 $81.00
Science Lab VBS Backdrop Banner (3 pcs. per set) 9 ft. x 6 ft. Plastic. • Amazon Business $14.99 2 $29.98
Science Party Photo Stick Props (12 Per Pack) • Amazon Business $13.68 1 $13.68
Whaline 52 Feet Star Paper Garland Bunting Banner Hanging Decoration for Wedding Holiday Party Birthday, 2.75 Inches (Gold) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Amscan Stars Hanging Swirls | Silver | Pack of 30 | Party Decor • Amazon Business $8.25 1 $8.25

Materials cost

$144.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.17

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$177.07

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.25

Total project goal

$208.32

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$208.32

3 Donors

-$158.32

Donations toward project cost

-$134.57

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.75

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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