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Mrs. Zalaznik-Grill from Jackson Heights NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Super Scientists

My students need science books for research and dry erase erasers.

  • $239 goal

This project expired on December 9, 2011.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Have you ever had an interest in science and not known where to look?

I am a general education 4th grade teacher.

This is my 8th year at my school. This year my students are reading above grade level. My school is located in NYC and is made up of students from many different cultures and backgrounds. Many of the children in my class are English Language learners. My school is a Title One school and all of the children get free lunch and breakfast.

My Project

These books will help the children in my class to master the science curriculum. Through books, children can increase their scientific knowledge and develop a love of science. We will use these books to develop a background of the topic before preforming experiments.

Help us to develop a love of science and increase our scientific knowledge.

Scientific background will help the children in my class succeed in the future and develop as lifelong learners.

Mrs. Zalaznik-Grill
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 32 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RR423 - Write & Wipe Lapboard Erasers - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning $12.95 4 $51.80
WR728 - Exploring Life Processes Paperback Series • Lakeshore Learning $79.50 1 $79.50
A Drop in the Ocean: The Story of Water Jacqui Bailey, Matth • AKJ Books $6.20 1 $6.20
Albert Einstein: Universal Genius Mike Venezia, Mike Venezia • AKJ Books $5.42 1 $5.42
Alexander Graham Bell: Setting the Tone for Communication Mi • AKJ Books $5.42 1 $5.42
Amazing Animals of the Rainforest • AKJ Books $4.67 1 $4.67
Animals Under Threat • AKJ Books $6.23 1 $6.23
Asia''s Most Amazing Animals • AKJ Books $6.23 1 $6.23

Materials cost

$165.47

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.48

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$202.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$35.81

Total project goal

$238.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$238.76

2 Donors

-$238.76

Donations toward project cost

-$202.95

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.81

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$0.00

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