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The Sciences

Thank You

Cosmic VarianceBy Sean CarrollJanuary 27, 2011 7:05 PM

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When we do our more-or-less annual Donors Choose drive, we're always pleasantly surprised at how many readers are willing to throw in a few bucks to help school kids in poor areas learn science. So now we're not asking for money -- we're just saying thanks. (Of course there are always good projects looking for donations.) The best part of the process is the thank-you letters that trickle in from the classes that are helped. Here are some pictures from a few of those classes, using their new materials. Ms. D's classroom in Ohio bought science fair supplies.

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Mrs. P's class in Texas purchased a binding machine and plastic binding strips for use in repairing paperback books.

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Mrs. L's classroom in Texas purchased thermometers.

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Ms. M's classroom in Nevada bought "Fun Math Centers."

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Thanks to everyone who donated. You never know what kind of impact you may have had.

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