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Mrs. Z. from Philadelphia PA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM for Special Ed!

Help me give my students a chance to explore STEM topics with a STEM bundle and Magna Tiles, that are necessary for them to fully develop their skills.

  • $641 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is filled with 13 energetic, creative, loving and unique special education students. My students are constantly exploring their own skills and what they are capable of. They love to learn about new topics especially when they get to complete hands on activities.

My students are constantly surprising me, their parents and themselves in what they are capable in accomplishing!

Their favorite lessons include working on specific skills during centers, science, and learning how to cook on Fridays! I also have some wonderful singers, dancers and story tellers!

My Project

Students in special education always seem to get left out when it comes to exploring topics that aren't functional academics or personal/domestic maintenance skills. This is why allowing my students to be exposed to STEM skills is so important for them! They don't usually get the chance to practice these important skills.

My students are constantly building with any manipulatives I give them.

I have such creative students, that are so interested in STEM topics. All the manipulatives in this project like Magna-Tiles and STEM bundle are designed to help students explore and hone STEM skills. They are bright and designed for easy use! They all provide recommended ways to use the manipulatives, but also allow for creative use as well!

Mrs. Z.
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KT8086 - STEM Bundle - K-Gr. 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $376.99 1 $376.99
DG547 - Magna-Tiles® - Master Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.99 1 $129.99

Materials cost

$506.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$544.58

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$96.10

Total project goal

$640.68

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$640.68

4 Donors

-$606.86

Donations toward project cost

-$523.33

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$83.53

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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