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Ms. Navarro from Yuma AZ is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM Station for 5th Grade Scientists!

My students need STEM materials such as a LEGO Chain Reactions Craft Kit and Sun, Earth & Moon Orbital Model that will promote critical thinking and love of learning.

  • $1,038 goal

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My Students

Our school is a small K-5 school that opened its doors in 1926 and now consists of about 300 students. In my classroom, I have 30 students who are willing to overcome any obstacle in order to reach their goals.

My children are active, hard working, creative, and resilient.

88% of our students come from low income homes, and many of them seek comfort, guidance, and motivation. Even when things start to get tough, my students come in eager to learn.

My Project

Every scientist needs a laboratory in which to work...and so do our 5th grade engineers! The materials that I have selected will help build a STEM station in our classroom so that my students do not just read about science, but they get to experience it with their own hands!

With a STEM station, student learning will go much deeper than just reading about a topic because students will have the opportunity to think critically and apply the science, technology, engineering, and math that they are learning in class.

I want my students to be able to use their creativity and curiosity to build something that they can't wait to tell their parents about. A STEM station that includes items like Littlebits' Gizmos and Gadgets and National Geographic's bone and fossil excavation kits will allow my students to feel like real-life engineers and archaeologists.

Let's question, explore, and discover!

Ms. Navarro
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
littleBits STEAM Student set, Up to 4-students • Amazon Business $299.95 1 $299.95
ECR4Kids Everyday T-Mold 36" Round Activity School Table, Standard Legs w/Ball Glides, Adjustable Height 19-30 inch (Grey/Navy) • Amazon Business $134.19 1 $134.19
Eisco Labs Sun, Earth & Moon Orbital Model - 13" tall • Amazon Business $113.48 1 $113.48
Fat Catalog Assorted Color Metal Stack Stool with Padded Seat, ALT1100SO (Pack of 5) • Amazon Business $48.07 1 $48.07
Thames & Kosmos Happy Atoms Magnetic Molecular Modeling Set And Introductory Set • Amazon Business $34.99 1 $34.99
National Geographic Mega Fossil Mine – Dig Up 15 Real Fossils • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Pellets Barn Owl Pellet, Small (Pack of 20) • Amazon Business $24.95 1 $24.95
Looking at Life Cycles: How Do Plants and Animals Change? (Looking at Science: How Things Change) • Amazon Business $24.94 1 $24.94
Learning Resources Skeleton Model • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
Klutz LEGO Chain Reactions Craft Kit • Amazon Business $18.49 1 $18.49
Carson Dellosa STEM Challenges Learning Cards (140350) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Everything You Need to Ace Science in One Big Fat Notebook: The Complete Middle School Study Guide (Big Fat Notebooks) • Amazon Business $10.00 1 $10.00
Pac-Kit by First Aid Only Tweezers, 4" Plastic, 12 Count Bag • Amazon Business $5.06 1 $5.06

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