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  • $193 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mr. McLeod
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 13 donors
  • $0 still needed

Dissecting Frogs!

My students need frogs and scalpels for a dissection project to learn more about biology!

My Students

I cannot express how important and special my scholars are to me. They come from a poverty-stricken area where crime and sirens are a norm. 94% of our Middle School students receive free or a reduced priced lunch.

My school is an IB world school, meaning rigor and a global mindset is a must!

College readiness is our mission through rigor assessments and social-emotional awareness. We want 100% of our scholars by the time they graduate high school to attend a 4-year university.

My Project

These materials will make a difference by allowing my scholars to explore biology by way of 3-D instead of paper and pen. Dissection in science class has always been a childhood memory of mine since middle school! The frogs will be an excellent way to get my students to be excited and interested in anatomy! The scalpels will be the device we will use to dissect the frogs. The frogs will be large enough for scholars to work in groups in case some scholars feel more comfortable in pairs. The frogs will also be a good learning tool for their 9th-grade year (Biology).

I want to bring Biology to my classroom through dissection!

As my students are dissecting, they will learn parts of the frog's anatomy they never knew even existed.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Carolinas Perfect Solution Frog, 3 to 4, Plain, Pail • Carolina Biological Supply Company $4.36 20 $87.20
Scalpel, Disposable, Nonsterile, No. 4 Plastic Handle with No. 22 Blade • Carolina Biological Supply Company $1.62 20 $32.40

Materials cost

$119.60

Vendor shipping charges

$11.96

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.79

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$163.35

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.83

Total project goal

$192.18

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$192.18

13 Donors

-$187.76

Donations toward project cost

-$163.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.41

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.42

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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13 donors13 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 145 students.

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