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Mrs. Maitoza from New Bedford MA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM Learning in Grade 5

My students need the STEM Bundle, STEM journal set, and Science File Folder Games to use during their workshop/group work time.

  • $627 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My students LOVE Science! Unfortunately, we do not have hands-on kits for all Science topics that need to be covered in our grade. With the Science STEM bundle and journals, Science will come to life for my 5th graders. They will see first hand how STEM projects are related to the real-world.

My students love to learn!

They are hard working students, who don't always have the materials needed. I teach in a low socioeconomic area and the students will benefit from having the opportunity of working together on Science projects. I teach in an inclusion classroom and many students are on various levels. The STEM Bundles and Science games will allow my students to work together, while using real world applications. One of the important things that they need to learn is how to work together to solve problems cooperatively. The STEM Bundle and STEM journals will help them achieve this goal.

My Project

We are requesting The STEM Bundle, STEM journal set, and Science File Folder Games. The students will be able to work together while practicing various Science Concepts. They will be able to apply what they have learned and be able to work collaboratively in their workshop groups. These Science activities will strengthen their knowledge and allow them to enjoy Science, even more than they already do. The various Science games requested cover many of the topics required in the 5th grade Science standards. The students will have opportunities to practice these skills in a fun and exciting way at their own pace. It will also allow me to work with the students in groups on various topics at one time depending on their needs. The STEM Journals will also allow students to record their results and findings.

By donating to my project you will help to make my students lifelong learners and lovers of Science.

Students that are reluctant in Science will have a fun and exciting way of practicing the concepts that are being taught.

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

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KT6343 - STEM Bundle - Gr. 4-5 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $370.35 1 $370.35
PP899 - STEM Journal - Gr. 4-5 - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 3 $89.97
PP517 - Science File Folder Games - Gr. 4-5 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 1 $34.99

Materials cost

$495.31

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.43

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$532.74

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$94.01

Total project goal

$626.75

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$626.75

8 Donors

-$228.36

Donations toward project cost

-$194.11

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.25

Matching donations from our partners

-$398.39

Match offers toward project cost

-$338.63

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.76

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$0.00

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