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Mrs. Hinshaw from Winston Salem NC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Scientific Superstars

My students need science related material to learn how the scientific process works and become experimental learners! They need science readers and file folder games.

  • $337 goal

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My Students

The students at my elementary are at the heart of what we do! Konnoak is a Title I school with every student receiving free breakfast and lunch. Many of the students come from different socioeconomic backgrounds. Our students have many struggles, but as a teachers, we want to change their lives for the better. Taking the time to donate to this cause will help student succeed, and become lifelong learners. All of these wonderful students deserve the best education possible!

My Project

At my elementary, we are a magnet school who basis its learning stems from science and mathematics. Science is often a subject that is "overlooked" or not given enough instructional time during the day. Science give students a chance to explore and become engaged in the topic they are studying.

In third grade we focus on the following topics: Matter, Forces, and Motion, The Human Body, Life Cycles, and Earth in the Universe.

This class library set will allow my students to read non-fiction text in a small group setting. The science folder games will be a pivotal part of workshop groups during our science block. However, I want to connect science as much as possible to other core subjects. These materials will be used throughout the year and will enhance literature and mathematical lessons!

Mrs. Hinshaw
Grades 3-5
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 20 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GS160X - Science Vocabulary Readers - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $199.00 1 $199.00
PP516 - Science File Folder Games - Gr. 2-3 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 1 $34.99

Materials cost

$233.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$18.25

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.51

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$285.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$50.43

Total project goal

$336.18

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$336.18

1 Donor

-$168.09

Donations toward project cost

-$142.88

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.21

match offer

-$168.08

Match offer toward project cost

-$142.87

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.21

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$0.00

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