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Ms. Panko from Bronx NY is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Super Successful Science Supplies

My students need rulers, thermometers, calculators, graduated cylinders, stopwatch/timers, and scissors in order to properly access the science curriculum and to participate in experiments.

  • $805 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My self-contained classroom is comprised of students with multiple disabilities and English Language Learners as well as students with behavioral needs. My school is located in a low-income, high-need area. My sixth and seventh-grade students come to school each day ready and willing to learn.

My students are excited to come to science class, but are unable to complete experiments due to the availability of resources.

Our science department does an incredible job providing us with higher level resources, like microscopes, microscope slides, rock and mineral identification kits, etc., but we often are missing basic materials needed for science class. Our science department shares the resources we have, which makes scheduling experiments troublesome. We are looking for donations to purchase rulers, stopwatches, thermometers, jars with lids, calculators, graduated cylinders, and scissors. Our class thanks you!

My Project

Having a class set of materials eliminates the need to schedule experiments. My class would be able to do experiments more frequently if we had our own class set! Rather than coordinate with the other members of the science department, experiments could be laced through the curriculum whenever a hands-on learning experience would fit!

My students would benefit from more frequent hands-on applications of science!

My class is comprised of diverse learners who enjoy movement and manipulatives. The use of materials like rulers, stopwatch/timers, graduated cylinders, rulers, calculators, and scissors will allow my students to participate in experiments they otherwise would not have access to.

Ms. Panko
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ETA hand2mind Digital Timer • Amazon Business $8.95 30 $268.50
Bulk Digital Calculators Solar Powered Desktop Big Screen Basic Calculator With Electronic Number 12 Digit Display Black (6-Pack) - Colors May Vary • Amazon Business $29.85 5 $149.25
100mL Graduated Cylinder - Premium Polypropylene, Hexagonal Base - Class B, 1mL Graduation - Autoclavable • Amazon Business $6.33 10 $63.30
50mL Graduated Cylinder - Premium Polypropylene, Hexagonal Base - Class B, 1mL Graduation • Amazon Business $5.88 10 $58.80
Schoolworks 5 Inch Blunt Kids Scissors, Classpack of 12 (153520-1004) • Amazon Business $12.71 3 $38.13
ETA hand2mind Low Range Thermometer (Pack of 6) • Amazon Business $11.95 3 $35.85
ETA hand2mind 12-inch Rainbow Plastic Safe-T Rulers (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $14.99 2 $29.98

Materials cost

$643.81

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.66

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$683.47

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$120.61

Total project goal

$804.08

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$804.08

9 Donors

-$729.08

Donations toward project cost

-$619.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$109.36

match offer

-$75.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$63.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.25

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$0.00

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