You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Mrs. Athas from Staten Island NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM Kits To Send Us On An Engineering Adventure!

Help me give my students Engineering Adventures kits to provide creative problem solving activities with real world engineering problems to solve.

  • $921 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This year I have started to teach students in a whole different capacity as the STEM cluster. I will work to incorporate the 4 disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering, ​and Math to bring STEM alive in our school. My students range from kindergarten through 5th grade and I teach a variety of learners. From students with special needs to Horizon or ICT students, to our more independent learners, all students have access to STEM-related activities at all levels when they visit me.

I look forward to listening to the buzzing and chatting in my classroom as students try new strategies, share ideas and work as a team to become problem solvers.

We are all ready for the new and exciting adventures that our STEM classroom will bring.

My Project

The materials in this project will help my students use the Engineering and Design process to solve a real world problem.

This Engineering Adventure will help my learners find out more about the role engineering plays in their lives and the world around them.

This project will encourage them to become packing engineers and collaborate, develop and design aid drop packages to help people in need. I can't wait to see where their imaginations will take them! This will be a great culminating activity and the perfect opportunity to try our what they have learned. I'm excited to send my students on this Adventure.

Mrs. Athas
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Athas is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
To the Rescue: Engineering Aid Drop Packages • AKJ Education $370.60 2 $741.20

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


6 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"New York City","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[3205488],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NY","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3966820,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":3,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":400,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Athas","authorIds":{"3205488":{"owner":"Mrs. Athas","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3966820],"proposalHash":"1599228345","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20666080,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":{"completingDonationAmount":51,"proposalURL":"project/comfortable-learning-in-our-stem-space/5928730/","matchingFund":{"name":"#TeachHealthy with Nature Made","type":"AUTO_DONATION_MATCH","donorSalutation":"#TeachHealthy with Nature Made","ownerRegion":null,"matchImpactMultiple":3.0,"matchingKey":"F22NatureM","multipleForDisplay":"3X","amount":0.00},"proposalTitle":"Comfortable Learning in Our STEM Space!","proposalId":5928730},"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NTg4OTE0Mg==","NTY4MzIyMg==","NjIxNTAyMg==","MzIwNTQ4OA==","NjI0MTE2NA==","NjMzMzU3NQ==","MzU4ODM0MA=="],"teacherId":3205488,"schoolCounty":"Richmond (Staten Island)","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NY","name":"New York"}}