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Mrs. Callahan from Philadelphia PA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Science Is Fun

Help me give my students several science curriculum games, and Scotch tape.

  • $155 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

Sixth grade, 3 classes of students! As a career change educator I want to give my students all that they need to help them succeed. I am now teaching science and social studies to three classes.

My students are all different with different interests.

Learning is fun! I hope to instill a love of learning. I want them to get a hands-on approach to learning while having fun too! Science is fun and I want my students to be excited about it. Social Studies is so important and left out at times I want them to learn about the world.

My Project

I am asking for some help for science games for my new sixth graders. Science is a subject that can get left behind in the curriculum and I want to help bring it to the forefront. I want to help students learn and love science.

As a recently moved teacher from fourth to sixth grade I have students with no supplies or books for science.

I want to get them engaged and excited about learning science not just copying notes in their copybooks. Hands-on learning is a critical part of truly understanding science. Please help me help my students!

Mrs. Callahan
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 93 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ROCK ON! Geology Game with Rock & Mineral Collection – Collect and Learn with STEM-based Educational Science Kit in Carrying Case - Amethyst, Rhodonite, Selenite Crystal, Sodalite and lots more • Amazon Business $27.99 1 $27.99
Scotch Magic Tape and Refillable Dispenser, Standard Width, Engineered for Repairing, 3/4 x 650 Inches, 6-Pack (6122) • Amazon Business $9.89 2 $19.78
NewPath Learning Middle School Physical Science Curriculum Mastery Game, Grade 5-9, Study-Group Pack • Amazon Business $17.49 1 $17.49
NewPath Learning Middle School Life Science Curriculum Mastery Game, Grade 5-9, Study-Group Pack • Amazon Business $17.49 1 $17.49
NewPath Learning Middle School Earth Science Curriculum Mastery Game, Grade 5-9, Study-Group Pack • Amazon Business $17.49 1 $17.49

Materials cost

$100.24

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$131.74

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.25

Total project goal

$154.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$154.99

2 Donors

-$146.16

Donations toward project cost

-$131.74

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.42

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

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$0.00

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