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Mrs. Akins from Edmond OK is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

STEMming Safely: Lab Safety Equipment for Science and STEM Activities

Help me give my students updated science safety equipment such as goggles and aprons to protect the students during labs.

  • $346 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I love my school and my middle school students. My eighth grade students are bright and curious. They are caring and courageous. My students are eager to learn.

In our uniqueness lies our strength.

My students are wonderfully diverse. My school is in a large suburban community. The school serves 836 students in grades 6 through 8. The majority of the students (54%) are classified as economically disadvantaged. The student body is culturally diverse.

My students have a variety of interests and abilities. They are leaders in our school and community. As they grow and mature, my students will venture out to make a positive impact on our world!

My Project

My middle school students are excited to work on lab activities. The messier the activity, the more they enjoy them. As their teacher, it is my responsibility to ensure that their learning is fun, but safe. The lab safety equipment in my 8th grade classroom is showing the wear and tear of many years of good use.

My students need some updated equipment in better condition to ensure safety for all during STEM and science activities.

My middle school students need new eye protection, aprons, and gloves. We also need adequate storage for this equipment to help keep it in good condition for many more years.

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 836 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Safety Goggles, Large, Assorted Colors, Value Pack of 10 • Carolina Biological Supply Company $51.75 2 $103.50
Laboratory Aprons Value Pack, Small Size (27 x 36 • Carolina Biological Supply Company $50.98 1 $50.98
Nitrile Disposable Gloves, Medium, Box of 100 • Carolina Biological Supply Company $16.15 2 $32.30
Gateway Safety 4699 StarLite Gumballs Safety Glasses, Clear Lens, All Colors Included (Pack of 10) • Amazon Business $14.98 1 $14.98
Pocket Chart for Calculator Holder, KEEPJOY 30 Pocket Charts for Classroom 33.5 x 24.5 inch Hanging Cell Phone Organizer (Blue) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Command Designer Hooks, Indoor Use, White (GP081-9NA) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99

Materials cost

$223.74

Vendor shipping charges

$18.68

State sales tax

$18.23

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.36

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$294.01

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$51.88

Total project goal

$345.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$345.89

2 Donors

-$345.89

Donations toward project cost

-$294.01

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$51.88

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$0.00

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