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Ms. U. from San Jose CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Bee Awesome!

My students need bee life cycle toy sets and books on bees to learn about the advantages of bees.

  • $352 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are hardworking individuals who are curious about the world and excited about the future. They are language learners from diverse backgrounds. My students want to learn about the world and other people's point of view.

I teach a group of English language learners who are striving to develop skills that will help them reach their life goals.

To do this, they need opportunities to practice English in exciting ways that allow them to discover new ideas and multiple perspectives.

My Project

This project will enhance our unit on the importance of honey bees. This unit will help students identify why bees are so incredible and analyze why they are vital to humanity.

These materials will help students understand science concepts in their English Language Arts class.

These materials will be used in a unit that asks the students, "Why are bees so incredible?" Students will read books, and use the models of the bee's life cycle to answer this question. They will learn about bees from the books and then use the models to present about bees' life cycles. These materials will be used as learning tools to help them prepare for an essay about bees. These visual aids and multiple texts will help students throughout our bee unit.

Ms. U.
Grades 6-8
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bee Life Cycle Toy - 4 Piece Set Shows Life Cycle Of A Honey Bee • Amazon Business $10.95 16 $175.20
Bee Tree • Amazon Business $19.80 1 $19.80
Bees: A Honeyed History • Amazon Business $17.46 1 $17.46
Are You A Bee? (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (Backyard Books) • Amazon Business $17.20 1 $17.20
The Bee Book • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59

Materials cost

$243.25

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$22.26

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$299.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.79

Total project goal

$351.95

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$351.95

6 Donors

-$175.12

Donations toward project cost

-$149.58

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.54

match offer

-$175.98

Match offer toward project cost

-$149.58

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.40

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.86

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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