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Ms. Obert from Tucson AZ is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM Students Seek Science Supplies!

My students need rocket engines to launch their model rockets and live insect kits as hands on extensions to their science units.

  • $314 goal

This project expired on April 13, 2017.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

These students have a strong sense of community and support each other by accepting and celebrating each others abilities and strengths. They are a great example of a classroom family. Their sense of community translates into a strong learning team, who encourage each other to take risks and do their best!

These students have shown me that a love of learning is in all children.

I love to watch them learn, grow, and succeed. They are truly an amazing group!

My Project

These second graders are in need of hands on science materials to bring to life the science concepts they've been learning about throughout the year. As a culminating activity for their air and weather unit, the students will be launching their own model rockets. They each need a rocket engine for the launch. They also need live insect kits to observe and experience the different life cycles of insects.

If this project is funded, it will give these students a unique hands on experience they otherwise wouldn't get.

This project would significantly help my students' understanding of science concepts and how they work.

Ms. Obert
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 48 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Estes Model Rocket Engine, Model A8-3, Pack of 24 • Carolina Biological Supply Company $68.40 2 $136.80
Praying Mantis Amazing Bugs Kit (with prepaid coupon) • Carolina Biological Supply Company $31.27 1 $31.27
Ladybug Amazing Bugs Kit (with prepaid coupon) • Carolina Biological Supply Company $31.27 1 $31.27

Materials cost

$199.34

Vendor shipping charges

$19.93

State sales tax

$14.25

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.99

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$266.51

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.03

Total project goal

$313.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$313.54

6 Donors

-$290.51

Donations toward project cost

-$266.51

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$23.03

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$0.00

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