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Mrs. Scheet from Omaha NE is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Super Scientist

My students need science experiment idea books and materials to conduct science experiments at home.

  • $192 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

Our class consists of 25 eager second grade students who enjoy learning. We love science and are excited to learn more about our world. We are located in Nebraska and some of my students do not have access to the materials they need to conduct science experiments at home. A goal of mine, as an educator, is for my students to learn not only while in school, but at home as well. I want to help provide my students with the books and materials they need in order to learn science at home.

My Project

My class has a "Super Scientist" every week. The Super Scientist is a student in our classroom that takes home a bag full of science books and materials to conduct experiments at home with their families throughout the week. The following week, they choose one of these experiments to share with the class.

My students get to wear a lab coat and goggles as they demonstrate their experiment in front of the class.

They walk us through the experiment step by step showing us their results. They then take questions from the class to further explain their learning.

My current Super Scientist materials are very worn out. The supplies I am requesting will replace the books that have been torn and the materials that are broken. They will provide my students and their families with more up to date materials to conduct modern experiments at home. A few of the materials, such as The Magic School Bus Chemistry lab and the Unofficial Minecraft Lab for Kids, will help spark interest with students that may not otherwise find science exciting.

This project supports our Nebraska science standards by allowing students to ask and conduct investigations that lead to observation and communication of findings. Thank you for your support in bringing these science materials into the hands of my students.

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Magic School Bus - Chemistry Lab • Amazon Business $26.96 1 $26.96
STEAM Kids: 50+ Science / Technology / Engineering / Art / Math Hands-On Projects for Kids • Amazon Business $23.27 1 $23.27
Scientific Explorer Mind Blowing Science Kit • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Unofficial Minecraft Lab for Kids: Family-Friendly Projects for Exploring and Teaching Math, Science, History, and Culture Through Creative Building (Hands-On Family) • Amazon Business $15.30 1 $15.30
TIME For Kids Big Book of Science Experiments: A step-by-step guide • Amazon Business $13.56 1 $13.56
4M Kitchen Science Kit • Amazon Business $10.40 1 $10.40
DS483 - Speedy Snow - 3.5-Oz. Jar • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 1 $7.99
The Everything Kids' Science Experiments Book: Boil Ice, Float Water, Measure Gravity-Challenge the World Around You! • Amazon Business $6.66 1 $6.66

Materials cost

$123.13

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$7.39

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.85

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$162.37

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.65

Total project goal

$191.02

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$191.02

3 Donors

-$83.44

Donations toward project cost

-$83.44

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$92.86

Match offer toward project cost

-$78.93

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.93

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$14.72

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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