You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 

Mrs. Camarillo from Las Vegas NV is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Amazing And Creepy Bug Kits

My students need hands-on activities such as the Butterfly Nursery, Real Bugs Discovery Kit, and Ladybug Land to bring learning to life. I plan on incorporating science with writing to make writing exciting.

  • $242 goal

This project expired on September 9, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have students who look forward to learning everyday. I want my class to have the same experiences that other schools have. I want learning to be engaging. I want my students to improve because they love what they are writing about in the classroom.

I have a diverse class.

I have 85% Hispanic in my classroom. The students come from a tough neighborhood and lack real life experiences. They appreciate everything they get even if it's not much and they look to me to provide those life long experiences.

My Project

My students need hands on activities such as the Butterfly Nursery, Real Bugs Discovery Kit, and Ladybug Land to bring learning to life. I plan on incorporating science with writing to make writing exciting. My students will use the insect kits to learn about the different life cycles. They will incorporate science with reading and writing. The students will use the magnifiers to help them see the different parts of the insects. Eventually, I can compare and contrast different insects.

By donating to my insect projects, students will love learning because they will get to see real butterflies and other realistic kits that will keep the students attention.

This will help them to write stories and reports. For my English language learners, it will help them retain vocabulary that will help them be more successful. They will leave my classroom having experiences that they won't forget and experiences that they wouldn't get without your help.

Mrs. Camarillo
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Camarillo is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC66 - The Butterfly Nursery • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
DS102 - Daily Science Activities - Grade 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
GR700 - Life Cycle Sequencing Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
DD646 - Real Bugs Discovery Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
LA123 - Best-Buy Magnifiers - Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 2 $19.98
CS447 - Ladybug Land • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99

Materials cost

$159.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$12.55

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.40

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$204.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$36.16

Total project goal

$241.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$241.04

3 Donors

-$120.52

Donations toward project cost

-$102.44

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.08

match offer

-$120.52

Match offer toward project cost

-$102.44

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.08

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Las Vegas","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[2321344],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NV","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"merchant.com.donorschoose1.prod","proposalId":1229698,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/amazing-and-creepy-bug-kits/1229698/","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":24,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Camarillo","authorIds":{"2321344":{"owner":"Mrs. Camarillo","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[1229698],"proposalHash":"1565628246","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://cdn.donorschoose.net/images/placeholder-avatars/136/teacher-placeholder-3_136.png","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":391355,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MzY4NTc5","MjI0OTY0NQ==","MjA1MDA3MQ==","MjIyNzYyNA=="],"teacherId":2321344,"schoolCounty":"Clark","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NV","name":"Nevada"}}