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Ms. Jurewicz from Arcadia FL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Super Science Sleuths

My students need observation materials such as a microscope, slide, growing plants kit and a nature detective activity book.

  • $291 goal

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My Students

Help us become super science sleuths!! My class would like to have more tools for observation available in our classroom. I would love for them to be able to use what we have learned about our five senses and observations with new tools in our science center.

My first graders live in a rural area of Florida.

The school has a very high percentage of students who receive free or reduced price lunch. Many of my students' parents do not speak English at home. Also, we are a school without walls. This is a challenge trying to find activities where students are actively engaged without making too much noise to disturb other classrooms.

My Project

These resources would help my students explore the world around them. We have had the opportunity of people around the country sending us sand. I would love to have the microscope in the classroom to allow the students to make sand slides to view under the microscope. We also will use the other slides to view the world around us in different ways. The plant viewers will allow the students to view the roots of the plant without destroying the plant and observe the different stages as it grows.

These materials will allow the students to make observations in our classroom and will expand their observational skills beyond the science lab.

Having these materials will also be more convenient in that we will not have to see if the science lab has the materials or if someone is using it. It will also allow us to expand our sands of the United States project into science.

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Ms. Jurewicz
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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11 donors11 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF327 - Nature Detective Activity Kit • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95
GC437 - Clear Growing Crystals Class Pack • Lakeshore Learning $6.95 1 $6.95
RR469 - Watch-It-Grow Window Greenhouse - Set of 20 • Lakeshore Learning $49.95 1 $49.95
LC3540X - Prepared Slides - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95
VT438 - AC Adaptor • Lakeshore Learning $11.95 1 $11.95
DA106 - Big Screen Microscope • Lakeshore Learning $59.95 1 $59.95

Materials cost

$208.70

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.13

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$246.83

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.56

Total project goal

$290.39

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$290.39

11 Donors

-$275.93

Donations toward project cost

-$246.83

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.10

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$14.46

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$0.00

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