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Mrs. Miller-Ahmed from Milwaukee WI is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Streaming Science

Help me give my students a stream table to demonstrate erosion and water flow.

  • $223 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My kindergarten through 3rd-grade scientists attend a high-poverty school in Wisconsin. I am extremely fortunate to be their elementary science teacher, and I am the only science teacher in our district for this age group. Our school has a new lab, and the students go two times a week to participate in hands-on activities that explore life, earth, and physical sciences. They are also involved in STEM activities that explore science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. They are excited and eager to learn, and one day they may become scientists themselves.

My Project

All grades can benefit from the stream table. The K-4 students will see how water flows. The K-5 and first grade students will see how water flow effects animal ecosystems. The second grade students can use the table to learn about erosion. The third grade students will use the stream table in conjunction with their study of weather and rainfall.

This stream table and sand will be a fabulous addition to our class.

It is portable and comes with all the items necessary for demostrations.

With your generous support, we will be able to have the new materials to enhance our science and STEM learning.

Mrs. Miller-Ahmed
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Stream Table Kit • Carolina Biological Supply Company $84.10 1 $84.10
Stream Table Sand • Carolina Biological Supply Company $58.63 1 $58.63

Materials cost

$142.73

Vendor shipping charges

$14.27

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$189.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.38

Total project goal

$222.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$222.52

1 Donor

-$222.52

Donations toward project cost

-$189.14

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.38

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$0.00

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