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Ms. Baldwin from Asheville NC is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Virtual Labs

Help me give my students the experience of virtually watching labs in class.

  • $605 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I mostly teach biology, so my students are inquisitive and interested in science. They like to be hands-on so I'm hoping our course will be able to provide that for them, even virtually.

Being virtual is going to be a challenge for many teachers, especially those with hands-on activities, like labs.

My DonorsChoose projects will hopefully aid in making their experience enjoyable while still providing them the instruction they need.

Our school is one of the most diverse schools in our county. We have students from various economic backgrounds and are trying to meet the needs of those students that need our help. I love that our students feel safe and at home when coming to our school. Building relationships with my students is one of the main reasons I teach, and helping those students find hope in their future (especially in science)...well, there is nothing like it.

My Project

As a biology teacher, I need resources to be able to reach my students virtually while still teaching to the NC state standards. I need to be able to use labs as a way to show students examples of methodology and science.

Because we are now virtual, I will be preforming the labs by myself in my classroom.

I can use the tripod to hold my phone at different angles to demonstrate my labs instead of having to hold it myself.

The microscope will be used to show my students slides that I've made as well as pre-made slides and can be connected to my computer so that they will be able to see the images virtually at home.

Ms. Baldwin
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
OMAX Built-in 3MP Camera 40X-2000X Digital Biological Compound Binocular LED Light Microscope with Double Layer Mechanical Stage Oil Immersion NA1.25 Condenser • Amazon Business $422.67 1 $422.67
Phone tripod, UBeesize Portable and Adjustable Camera Stand Holder with Wireless Remote and Universal Clip, Compatible with iPhone, Android Phone, Sports Camera GoPro【2018 NEW VERSION】 • Amazon Business $19.98 1 $19.98

Materials cost

$442.65

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$34.53

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.64

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$513.82

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$90.67

Total project goal

$604.49

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$604.49

5 Donors

-$459.49

Donations toward project cost

-$428.82

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.67

match offer

-$100.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$45.00

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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