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Ms. Thorne from Saint Louis MO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM in the Classroom

Help me give my students a new perspective on what it means to be a creative thinker with STEAM books and posters!

  • $212 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a neighborhood school in St. Louis, Missouri. My students are 20 lively and empathetic kids. My students qualify for free breakfast and lunch, and come from hard-working, low-income families.

While many students are below grade-level, they have grown so much and are so excited to learn!

Though many of them do not have stable lives at home, and I strive to create a home for them in my classroom. My students are curious and caring and I would love to encourage them through resources filled with culturally responsive, social-emotional learning.

My Project

What adorns classroom walls creates an environment. Students are inspired and motivated when a classroom is print-rich.

These supplies will give my classroom an aspect it is missing, which is an emphasis in STEM and what it means to be a critical, creative thinker.

Learning about careers opens up student minds and motivates student learning. In my class, students are able to choose books to read throughout the day. These books will connect student interests to futures that are exciting and creative.

School is meant to prepare students for the future, and these resources will excite students about what that future may hold.

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Ms. Thorne
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TS696 - STEM Careers Book Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $87.50 1 $87.50
BC478 - STEAM Essentials Poster Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $31.99 1 $31.99
CA115 - Mavalus® Stick Anywhere Tape Pack - Bright Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
YD811 - Removable Mounting Tabs • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 1 $7.99
FREE SHIPPING • Lakeshore Learning Materials $0.00 1 $0.00

Materials cost

$147.47

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$179.68

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.71

Total project goal

$211.39

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$211.39

3 Donors

-$105.70

Donations toward project cost

-$89.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.85

match offer

-$105.68

Match offer toward project cost

-$89.83

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.85

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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