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Mrs. Holguin-Brown from Sun Valley CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We Are 21st Century Scientists!

My students need digital microscopes to keep up with 21st century scientists!

  • $298 goal

This project expired on June 3, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students live in a low-income, high-poverty area. Many students are English Language Learners and need experience with language. They may not have many opportunities at home after school or on weekends to practice their English skills.

All of the students at the school qualify for free lunches.

Many come to school hungry and tired because their families are concerned with affording day to day necessities. The school is a safe haven for many students. They need to create good working habits in order to succeed in the future!

My Project

My students need to keep up with the 21st century! They need to use up to date technology within the curriculum. Using digital microscopes will allow students to experience science and technology at the same time.

Students will continue the scientific process of hypothesis, observation, and conclusion using a digital microscope and a computer!

With many students watching television and internet videos, they have forgotten what the real world looks like. They do not experience many hands on activities except for what is provided for them. Therefore, students need to look at things close up, such as dirt, bugs, and leaves. I want to show them how to observe the world that is around them.

Mrs. Holguin-Brown
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
eFlextm Digital Microscope with Flexible Neck • Kaplan Early Learning Company $67.11 3 $201.33

Materials cost

$201.33

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$18.42

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$252.77

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$44.61

Total project goal

$297.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$297.38

1 Donor

-$148.69

Donations toward project cost

-$126.39

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.30

match offer

-$148.68

Match offer toward project cost

-$126.38

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.30

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$0.00

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