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Ms. Tennant from Paterson NJ is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Starting the Year with STEM

My students need Time for Kids subscription, a STEM kit, Post-its, Post-its chart paper, highlighters, whiteboard markers, a case of paper, a pencil sharpener, binders, and flair pens.

  • $811 goal

This project expired on December 18, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are from a socioeconomically challenged neighborhood. In our district the students receive free breakfast and lunch. These students do not come from the safest most supportive homes.

My students are fourth graders who are experiencing a pivotal point in their lives.

Because education is constantly under attack and our budgets are always being cut, which means that we are barely getting the supplies we need.

I want to empower my students to be the best they can be.

My Project

I am very excited to be teaching STEM this year. With these supplies my students will be able to be successful STEM learners.

These STEM bins will allow my students to work independently on STEM concepts.

With the Time for kids will allow my students to be connected with what technological advances are happening in the world. The map activity book, chart paper, highlighters, post-its, pencil sharpener, and flair pens will allow my students to enhance their note-taking skills. The binder will allow me to keep material organized between my three classes.

These supplies will allow me to integrate all subjects into my classes.

Ms. Tennant
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 60 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
ETA hand2mind STEM Bins by Brooke Brown, Comprehensive Kit • Amazon Business $249.95 1 $249.95
TIME For Kids - 3-4 COMBO Bundle - 28 issues / Minimum of 10 subscriptions • TIME for Kids $4.50 30 $135.00
Post-it Super Sticky Easel Pad, 25" x 30", White (559) • Staples Advantage $46.06 1 $46.06
Staples Copy Paper, 20 Lb., 92 Bright, 11" x 17", White, 5-Ream Case (512215) • Staples Advantage $44.25 1 $44.25
Post-it Notes, 3" x 3" Cape Town Collection, 100 Sheets/Pad, 18 Pads/Cabinet Pack (654-18CTCP) • Staples Advantage $29.99 1 $29.99
Sharpie Chisel Tip Tank Style Highlighter, Fluorescent Yellow - Pack of 36 (1920938) • Amazon Business $14.69 2 $29.38
X-ACTO School Pro Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener, Blue, 1 Count (1670) • Amazon Business $24.95 1 $24.95
4 Pack 2’’ 3-Ring Binders, Rugged Design for Home, Office, and School-for 8.5’’ x 11’’ Paper, 4 Binders (Assorted Bright) • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
Expo Low Odor Chisel Tip Dry-Erase Markers, Assorted, 12/pk (80699) • Staples Advantage $9.89 2 $19.78
1.5'' 3 Ring Binder, 4 Pack (Assorted Bright) • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Paper Mate Flair Pens, Assorted • Staples Advantage $14.29 1 $14.29
Staples DuraMark Gripped Permanent Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Ink, 6/Pk (19154) • Staples Advantage $3.49 3 $10.47
Map Skills for Today: Grade 4 - 1 Workbook / - / Grade 4 • Scholastic Classroom Magazines $4.95 1 $4.95

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