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Ms. Iadanza from Howard Beach NY is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Wanted: New Lab Tables for Budding Scientists, Redux

My students need lab tables to allow them a chance to receive the quality education they deserve. I had to switch classrooms, and the new room does not have an adequate number of safe lab tables.

  • $697 goal

This project expired on December 15, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a diverse group, with a wide range of academic ability. They all have one thing in common: they love hands-on, minds-on lab activities that give them the opportunity to investigate scientific phenomena.

Many of my students are kinesthetic learners- meaning, their learning takes place best when they carry out physical activities, rather than listening to a lecture or watching demonstrations

They have a variety of learning styles and needs, but they do have one thing in common - they love to learn, to explore, and together, we are helping them develop a growth mindset.

My Project

I am refurnishing our science lab one or two tables at a time. These student lab tables have legs and aprons that are solidly constructed and are finished with a clear, chemical-resistant UV finish. They are equipped with nonskid, adjustable glides for precise leveling and stability which will allow my students to perform experiments on a safe, flat surface.

My students' well-being is always of utmost importance.

I do not want my students doing lab activities on tables that are slanted, allowing for spillage or creating an unsafe learning environment. Finally, in order to get a full, rich lab experience, they need to be able to make measurements with tools that are resting on a flat surface so they get accurate readings.

Ms. Iadanza
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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14 donors14 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 120 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CLASSROOM SELECT SCIENCE TABLES 24 X 48 - NON-CHEMICAL RESISTANT BLACK HIGH PRESSURE LAMINATE • Frey Scientific $247.46 2 $494.92

Materials cost

$494.92

Vendor shipping charges

$59.39

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.42

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$591.73

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$104.42

Total project goal

$696.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$696.15

13 Donors

-$628.45

Donations toward project cost

-$583.23

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.22

match offer

-$10.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$8.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$57.70

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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