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Mrs. C. from Minneapolis MN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM Library for Students

Help me give my students a library of STEM books and STEM materials!

  • $371 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My third grade class is a group of students who are eager to learn, inquisitive, and creative. Over 90% of my students are English language learners, and I admire them for their courage and tenacity to seek knowledge and continue working even when it is hard. They learn best through hands-on projects and stories.

As a brand new school, resources are limited.

Your donations will help to support these students' learning and allow them to flourish by providing resources for them that they need to succeed.

My Project

As a brand new STEM school, our resources are limited. One main resource that is limited in my classroom is books. I would love to be able to build up a library of quality STEM books for my students.

Studies have shown that literature is a great way for students to connect to STEM challenges.

Books provide a way for students to engage in the lesson and start to get students minds going. My classroom also has a huge English Language Learner population. These quality books and materials would provide a visual connection for these students and engage them in learning.

Mrs. C.
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Straw Constructor STEM Building Toys 300 pcs-Colorful Interlocking Plastic Enginnering Toys- Fun- Educational- Safe for Kids- Develops Motor Skills-Construction Blocks- Best Gift for Boys and Girls … • Amazon Business $18.66 1 $18.66
The Big Adventures of Tiny House • Amazon Business $17.95 1 $17.95
The Kid Who Invented the Popsicle: And Other Surprising Stories About Inventions • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
EMIDO 480 Pcs Building Toy Building Blocks Bars Different Shape Educational Construction Engineering Set 3D Puzzle , Interlocking Creative Connecting Kit, A Great STEM Toy for Both Boys and Girls! • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building • Amazon Business $14.49 1 $14.49
Be a Maker • Amazon Business $13.74 1 $13.74
The Little Red Fort • Amazon Business $13.69 1 $13.69
Mr. Ferris and His Wheel • Amazon Business $13.67 1 $13.67
If I Built a House • Amazon Business $13.43 1 $13.43
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Picture Book Edition • Amazon Business $13.39 1 $13.39
What To Do With a Box • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
I Wanna New Room • Amazon Business $12.29 1 $12.29
The Most Magnificent Thing • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
What Do You Do With an Idea? — New York Times best seller • Amazon Business $11.05 1 $11.05
Made by Maxine • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Whoosh!: Lonnie Johnson's Super-Soaking Stream of Inventions • Amazon Business $9.81 1 $9.81
Iggy Peck, Architect (The Questioneers) • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49
Ada Twist, Scientist • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49
What Do You Do With a Problem? — New York Times best seller • Amazon Business $9.31 1 $9.31
Rosie Revere, Engineer • Amazon Business $8.39 1 $8.39
Violet the Pilot • Amazon Business $7.49 1 $7.49

Materials cost

$271.98

Vendor shipping charges

$8.63

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$314.69

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$55.53

Total project goal

$370.22

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$370.22

2 Donors

-$197.61

Donations toward project cost

-$167.97

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.64

match offer

-$172.61

Match offer toward project cost

-$146.72

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.89

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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