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Mrs. Tormey from Woodland Hills CA is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM Station for 3rd Grade Scientists

My students need a Chain Reaction Kit and Physical Science Activity Set for their STEM station!

  • $451 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are creative and energetic, and excited about learning. We are from an elementary school in Southern California and we like taking a hands-on approach to learning. They are hungry for more!

My little scientists are ready for more opportunities with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math!

They are a great group of third graders who surprise me everyday with their advanced character and work habits. They have the capability and drive to be our doctors, teachers, engineers, and scientists of the future, and these materials will help add to their inspiration!

My Project

Our little scientists are so eager to get their hands on tools that will help them understand, create, and experiment with force, motion, electricity, and other concepts embedded in our Next Generation Science Standards.

A hands-on approach to learning is what they need to really become the scientists they are.

While we do our best to learn from books, discussions, and videos, having physical materials to use is what students really need. Can you imagine if Thomas Edison didn't have filaments to experiment with, or if Alexander Graham Bell didn't get to experiment with wires that transmit sound? These physical science kits, like the Create-a-Chain Reaction STEM kit and the Physical Science Activities Lab, will inspire my students to apply their learning and think deeper into the world of engineering.

Have you ever seen a child have an "aha" moment? I can't wait for more of these in our classroom!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP220X - Physical Science Activity Labs - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $229.00 1 $229.00
PP849 - Create-A-Chain Reaction STEM Kit - Gr. 3-5 - Master Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $89.99 1 $89.99

Materials cost

$318.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$29.19

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$382.96

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.58

Total project goal

$450.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$450.54

6 Donors

-$282.76

Donations toward project cost

-$240.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.41

Matching donations from our partners

-$167.78

Match offers toward project cost

-$142.61

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.17

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$0.00

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