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  • $968 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Gibbons
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 1 donor
  • $0 still needed

Science Rocks

My students need a document camera, display microscope, digital microscopes, and stem kits to explore science.

My Students

My students are very lively and are bursting with personality! They need to turn their energy and 'people skills' into productive yet entertaining educational movies. My students live in the inner city of Paterson.

Sadly, many of the students lack the resources and support to have technology experience at home.

Unfortunately, with the cuts and lack of funding our schools are having difficulty providing the necessary provisions to help our students prepare and compete in the 21st century. I only have outdated computers to teach on which half the time do not work.

My Project

I want for my students to learn and discover all there is about Magnets, Motion and Force, and Sink or Float. I have a very eager group of learners that are full of energy, ideas, and creativity.This STEM bundle will allow my first grade friends to discover, inquire, and learn about these topics.

My students love to look at things up-close, like all children, the microscope kits will allow my students the ability to explore things all around them.

We also need a camera and microscope to display things onto our board because we do not have as many copies of everything we are supposed to be learning. With this camera and microscope I can show the students how to use manipulatives, we can look up close at something all at once, we can even have whole class science experiments!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
STEM Activity Set Classroom Bundle • Kaplan Early Learning Company $101.96 4 $407.84
Lunatm 2.0 Interactive Project Camera • Kaplan Early Learning Company $152.96 1 $152.96
GeoSafari(r) Jr. Talking Microscope • Kaplan Early Learning Company $38.21 4 $152.84
eFlextm Digital Microscope with Flexible Neck • Kaplan Early Learning Company $67.11 1 $67.11

Materials cost

$780.75

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.71

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$822.46

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$145.14

Total project goal

$967.60

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$967.60

1 Donor

-$967.60

Donations toward project cost

-$822.46

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$145.14

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$0.00

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This project will reach 30 students.

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