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  • $510 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. P.
Grades PreK-2
  • Gladstone Fine Arts School
  • Chicago, IL
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 6 donors
  • $0 still needed

Why? How? When? What? Investingating Science Concepts

The cost of bar magnets, color paddles, specimen viewers, giant sight and sound tubes, and a sight and sound tube is $510, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

As a teacher of students with special needs, I am always thrilled when students ask questions wanting to know more information. A lot of the questions that I get are based on basic science concepts. Questions that are simple, such as "What does the wind sound like? What makes a tornado happen? What makes a flower grow? etc." I love questions and inquiring minds and do my best to demonstrate in various modalities to encourage learning among my students. I am submitting this grant in the hopes of securing some basic science materials that would allow me to better explain the many "whats, hows, and whens" that my students ask every day. These materials would allow my to integrate visual and hands-on learning that would allow my little scientists to explore and acquire answers to their questions and investigations. Please help my scientists expand their worlds as they have much to ask.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LA610 - Lakeshore Hardwood Utility Cart • Lakeshore Learning $99.50 1 $99.50
LM615 - Lakeshore Liquid Discovery Tubes • Lakeshore Learning $49.95 1 $49.95
AA931 - Giant Sight & Sound Tubes • Lakeshore Learning $49.50 1 $49.50
GG961 - Giant Color Tubes • Lakeshore Learning $44.50 1 $44.50
LC735 - Lakeshore Color Discovery Tubes • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95
CS919 - Bug Habitat • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 1 $24.95
LA876 - Jumbo Specimen Viewers - Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning $24.50 1 $24.50
LA872 - Color Paddles - 12 Sets • Lakeshore Learning $14.50 1 $14.50
LA657 - Bar Magnets - Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning $7.80 1 $7.80

Materials cost

$355.15

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$418.20

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$91.80

Total project goal

$510.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$510.00

6 Donors

-$448.20

Donations toward project cost

-$418.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$61.80

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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