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Ms. Figueroa from San Antonio TX is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM in Science Class

Help me give my students the opportunity to interact with STEM materials. STEM helps students develops a set of thinking, reasoning, teamwork, investigative, and creative skills that they can use in all areas of their lives.

  • $418 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a group of 8- and 9-year-old kids who come from a bicultural environment. They are really smart and try hard every single day. I love them because they teach me how to be a better person. In our school, we are a big family: we teach our students writing, science, art, etc., but also we teach them to be kind and respectful.

Together, we are working really hard to provide our students the opportunity to go to college because for some of them that are their only way to improve their quality of life.

My Project

Having STEM materials in my science class will give me the opportunity to teach lessons that allow my students to focus on real-world issues and problems.

STEM lessons are guided by the engineering design process that gives my students the opportunity to realize everyone can be a scientist.

STEM lessons immerse students in hands-on inquiry and open-ended exploration. STEM learning is open-ended; at the same time, the students’ work is collaborative and solutions are student-generated. These lessons will involve students in productive teamwork.

STEM applies rigorous math and science content to what the students are learning. STEM lessons purposely integrate content from math and science subjects.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF579 Blocks Blueprints Learning Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
PP848 CreateAChain Reaction STEM Kit Gr 35 Starter Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
TT498 Gadgets Gizmos Invention Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
TT759 Building Brick STEM Challenge Kit Gr 35 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
LL453 SeeInside Magnetic Blocks • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
CS428 Snap Builders • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
LK467 Crystal Climbers • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99

Materials cost

$319.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.80

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$354.73

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$62.60

Total project goal

$417.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$417.33

6 Donors

-$316.55

Donations toward project cost

-$269.07

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.48

Matching donations from our partners

-$100.78

Match offers toward project cost

-$85.66

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.12

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$0.00

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