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Ms. Skinner from Houston TX is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We've Got a Real LAB!

My students need materials to STEAM ahead! We need art paper to create their vision, ink to print it out and laminator pouches to preserve their products.

  • $567 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are great kids in a high need area. Last year was devastating because of a hurricane and several ice stores. A year later we are still recovering. While people often question their abilities we ARE turning things around. I'm proud to say that we are making strides forward and everyone at school is very proud of them but we are in need of many things to keep moving and take the students to the next level.

This is the one place our students know is filled with consistent caring adults and is a safe place for all of them, and I believe they are fired up about school this year.

I'm asking for donors to help us continue to grow so we can rise above and make our students, parents, and community proud of our Hawks!

My Project

Our 8th grade finally has a real science lab with sinks, pets, and all sorts of wonderful things that they have never had before. We now need some materials to work on our projects for the Art in STEAM. We have the science and the math, we are beginning to get the technology for engineering but we are lacking in the Art department.

Your contribution can help our students take their learning to the next level with science, technology, engineering, art and math(STEAM) projects.

We need the quality art paper of this size so it is large enough for students to collaborate while they illustrate their ideas. They can draw the Solar system, atoms, chemical reactions, or phases of the moon, labeling everything as they go to rationalize their points.

They will use the science posters as instructional check points to self monitor and with the lamination pouches the students will have a finished product for presentation. These students will bring their learning to life with their polished products that they print out with the classroom printer as well as their illustrations. The goal is to have global learners who can compete with anyone, anywhere and this will get them one step closer.

Ms. Skinner
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 150 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP 952XL Black High Yield Original Ink Cartridge (F6U19AN) for HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 8702 8710 8715 8720 8725 8730 8740 • Amazon Business $43.89 2 $87.78
Best Titanium Scissors - 5 Pack - 8" Blade - (STRONG TITANIUM STEEL) - Comfortable Soft Handles in a Variety of Colors - Multi-Purpose Shears - Perfect for Cutting Paper, Fabric, Photos, & More • Amazon Business $12.99 5 $64.95
10209-1075-Blick Sulphite Drawing Papers - 12" x 18", White, 500 Sheets • Blick Art Materials $18.75 3 $56.25
Fellowes Thermal Laminating Pouches • Amazon Business $26.34 2 $52.68
Sharpie Permanent Markers Ultimate Collection, Fine and Ultra Fine Points, Assorted Colors, 72 Count • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
myCartridge Remanufactured Ink Cartridge Replacement for HP 952XL 952 XL (1 Set + 1 Black) Fit for OfficeJet Pro 8210 8700 8710 8715 8720 8740 7740 Series Printer • Amazon Business $45.99 1 $45.99
TigerChef 0026-PENPENC Top Quality Acrylic Straw Dispenser, BPA-Free, Clear (Pack of 51) • Amazon Business $41.45 1 $41.45
Teacher Created Resources Science Accents (4740) • Amazon Business $5.19 5 $25.95
Teacher Reward Motivational Stickers for Children (Set of 1,080) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Interactive Laser Pointer Toys, Pet Command Light Training Tools With USB Charging By QPEY • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$445.02

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$481.70

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$85.01

Total project goal

$566.71

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$566.71

2 Donors

-$113.34

Donations toward project cost

-$96.34

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.00

match offer

-$453.36

Match offer toward project cost

-$385.36

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$68.00

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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