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Mrs. Alicea from Washington DC is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We Want to be Scientists

My students need a Science Discovery Kit and Magnetic Wands.

  • $321 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students need the opportunity to explore science in a hands-on environment.

This is my first year teaching and I am very lucky to have the amazing students that I have.

My wonderful students are in first and kindergarten. They are enrolled in the Spanish Immersion program at our Title I school located in our nation's capitol. I teach them English Language Arts, Science, and Social Studies. They receive Spanish Language Arts and Math in Spanish. The dual language program is great and the results even more exciting for our community.

My Project

All ages need the opportunity to explore science in a hands-on environment. An educational science kit would be a way for my students to work through guided activities to experiment with a variety of activities to learn about the process of science. My kindergarten and first grade class would both be able to use the science kit.

If our classroom had a science kit my students would be able to make science come to life.

They will be more excited about learning science when the are able to work hands on with different science units. They will be challenged and continue to be excel as bilingual citizens

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

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 40 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
DD228 - Science Discovery Chest • Lakeshore Learning $199.00 1 $199.00
WD984 - Magnetic Wands - Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning $21.95 1 $21.95

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