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Mrs. Moore from Newport NC is requesting a class trip through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Adventure on the High Sea...Number 2

The cost of sending a group of 25 students for boating time on the Atlantic Ocean is $321, including <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>.

  • $334 goal

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I teach at Croatan High School, a North Carolina School of Distinction, a very high performing school which just so happens to be luckily located by the Atlantic Ocean. In my Marine Science classes, my Juniors and Seniors have frequent field trips, and typical hands-on experiences, but I would like to offer them a day on the high sea. We are fortunate to be close to the Duke University Marine Laboratory and they have a research vessel that can be rented. I would like to utilize this resource and take the students trawling in the ocean, dredging in the sound and discovering the Cape Lookout National Seashore at Shackleford Banks. Being on a bonafide scientific research vessel, working the nets, culling and identifying the catch, salt in the air, wind in the hair...makes for an unmatched day of learning on the "high sea".

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Destination Partipants Total
Buoy number 7, Atlantic Ocean, Bogue sound
(boat time on the R/V Susan Hudson at Duke University Marine LAb)
25 students, 3 adults free $250.00

Trip cost

$250.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$273.68

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$60.08

Total project goal

$333.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$333.76

1 Donor

-$333.76

Donations toward project cost

-$274.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.76

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$0.00

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