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Mrs. Van Genderen from Dallas IA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM Kits

My students need STEM kits to explore engineering and the creative process.

  • $189 goal

This project expired on January 1, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are creative, curious, and enthusiastic about learning. I love hands on learning and exploring. We are a small a school district in rural Iowa with very limited funds. They come to school ready to learn and try new and exciting things.

In my classroom the students love learning, although the method and environment in which they learn best vary greatly between each of them.

I have a variety of learning strategies, group work, and alternative seating and learning options to ensure that I meet each student's needs. They are truly an incredible group, and I am so lucky and thankful to have a group of learners that are excited about learning!

My Project

My students need STEM Kits that they can explore how things in the real world work. The kits need to be where the students have access to them on a daily basis. The STEM kits allow us to have hands-on real world designs to work with.

The donations to this project will help to improve my students' understanding of and competency in authentic, meaningful real world application projects.

We will use these materials to aide us in the process of becoming life-long learners. As the teacher, I have done extensive research and reading on STEM kits in the primary grades. Yet I truly need your support to make this a reality.

Thanks!

Mrs. Van Genderen
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP753 - House Building Engineering Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
PP751 - Bridge Building Engineering Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
TT758 - Building Brick STEM Challenge Kit - Pre K-Gr. 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99

Materials cost

$119.97

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.22

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.80

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$159.99

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.23

Total project goal

$188.22

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$188.22

2 Donors

-$157.00

Donations toward project cost

-$133.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.55

match offer

-$31.22

Match offer toward project cost

-$26.54

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.68

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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