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Ms. Smith from Havelock NC is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Start Your Day With STEM!

My students need ETA hands2mind STEM bins for their morning work so they have an opportunity to be creative with hands-on materials.

  • $574 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students at my school are craving for fun, innovative materials that spark their interest in learning. They are curious, 8-10-year-olds who are still excited to learn new things.

For many of my students, school is their outlet; it is a safe place where they can come every day, not just to learn but also to eat, be themselves, and to be cared for by adults.

I adore teaching my students and watching them blossom into creative beings.

My Project

Children love to play and be creative. They need time and plenty of resources to problem solve, collaborate with others and build with their hands. In the past, morning work at schools has been worksheets. I want to do something different!

By providing my students with STEM Bins for morning work, students can take simple resources, such as Popsicle sticks, Legos, or Play-Doh to create something new.

Children need time to explore and play, not just independently, but also with others. This helps children to problem solve and learn to work with other individuals. STEM Bins will give my students the opportunity to not only be creative but also kick start their brains for a full day of learning!

Ms. Smith
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ETA hand2mind STEM Bins by Brooke Brown, Comprehensive Kit • Amazon Business $249.95 1 $249.95
Osmo Genius Kit • Amazon Business $99.99 1 $99.99
Osmo Coding Awbie Game (Base required) • Amazon Business $48.97 1 $48.97
Skoolzy Straws and Connectors Building Kits - 200 pc Fine Motor Skills Interlocking STEM Toys Engineering Bulider Set | Building Toys for Boys & Girls with Travel Tote, Preschool Activity eBook • Amazon Business $19.97 1 $19.97

Materials cost

$418.88

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$32.67

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.28

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$487.83

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$86.09

Total project goal

$573.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$573.92

7 Donors

-$419.66

Donations toward project cost

-$360.61

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.05

match offer

-$149.67

Match offer toward project cost

-$127.22

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.45

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.59

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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