You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Ms. Suh from San Jose CA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STOP! STEM a Minute!

My students need timers and these other items to help them become STEM superstars!

  • $381 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a bright and brilliant group of young people that are in the process of learning to truly grow through their education and community. My group of students this year are such a unique group of individuals that have been celebrating each others' differences. I am extremely proud of the community that they are building and have seen them grow tremendously.

The school is located in a lower income area in the silicon valley.

Most of the students at the school receive free and reduced lunch. It is a Title I school in East San Jose, California with a high population of English Learners. Although we are lacking many resources, the fighting spirit found within the teachers and students push us further towards our goals.

My Project

The resources in this project will greatly build the students' educations in science, math, and even physical education. With the Next Generation Science Standards having been adopted by state, the provided curriculum by the district no longer meets the standards. While waiting for the district to adopt a new curriculum I have been trying to teach my students through lessons that I have created on my own through research and adding in STEM projects during every opportune time I can find.

5th grade is the first year that the students are tested in science, and I want to make sure my students feel successful while preparing and taking the state test.

The use of the stop watches will greatly help the students to prepare for all aspects of science while doing hands are learning and hands on timing. They will also help the students in math by teaching them to self regulate while working on their fluency facts during independent choice working time. Lastly, the stop watches will be used to time each student while building running stamina. 5th grade is when the students do nationwide state testing, which includes a timed mile.

We are also in need of the assistance with the technology "T" in STEM. The earbuds will be used with the technology that we were finally able to get in the classroom, and the earbud holders are so that each student can take care of their earbuds, which teaches them responsibility. The rest of the materials will be used for recording their experiments and keep track of their progress. Thank you so much for considering this project.

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

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Ms. Suh is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Timer, Student, Pack of 12 • Carolina Biological Supply Company $55.75 2 $111.50
Sunmns 8 Pieces in Ear Bud Earphone Headset Headphone Case Mini Storage Carrying Pouch Bag with Carabiners • Amazon Business $11.99 5 $59.95
TFD Supplies Wholesale Bulk Earbuds Headphones 100 Pack For Iphone, Android, MP3 Player - Mixed Colors • Amazon Business $49.95 1 $49.95
Darice Magnet - Adhesive Back - Round - .5 inch - 750 pieces • Amazon Business $21.18 1 $21.18
Creative Teaching Press Bright Colors Incentive 5-Chart Pack (0974) • Amazon Business $12.45 1 $12.45

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


3 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"San Jose","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[4048814],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3566447,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":32,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Suh","authorIds":{"4048814":{"owner":"Ms. Suh","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3566447],"proposalHash":"521921190","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20872925,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NTM5ODYzNg==","MzUyMzYyNA==","NTU2MDE5Nw==","NDA0ODgxNA=="],"teacherId":4048814,"schoolCounty":"Santa Clara","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CA","name":"California"}}