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Ms. Duncan from Bakersfield CA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Dissection

My students need dissecting kits, a bull frog and dog fish sharks to practice dissecting in order to have a real life understanding of life systems.

  • $962 goal

This project expired on July 31, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Students need to be exposed to many facets of life. Dissecting is a facet that opens many doors for students futures.

My students need enough dissecting supplies to fully be immersed in groups of 3-4 to enhance their biological experience.

My students excel and thrive with hands-on dissecting experiences. This project will kick start my fall semester off with a culminating activity that reinforces their understanding of the digestive system, nervous system, and skeletal system.

My Project

My students will use dissection kits to learn about the digestive system, nervous system, and skeletal system of the bullfrog and dog fish shark through dissection. They will be working in groups of 3-4 as they dissect along with documenting their findings and then do a final presentation at the end of the session.

My students are from families that primarily survive on a single income and do not have the resources to expose their children to biological activities.

My students will be gaining lab experience to enhance their high school and college experience. Opening up the world of life science with my students will promote curiosity, life long learning and paths that would not traditionally be tapped.

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 100 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Student Dissecting Set I • Carolina Biological Supply Company $10.59 24 $254.16
Carolinas Perfect Solution Preserved Frog XX-Jumbo 5"+ Double Color Injection 1 Per Bag • Carolina Biological Supply Company $11.02 12 $132.24
Preserved Dogfish Shark Plain 1 Per Bag 27"+ • Carolina Biological Supply Company $10.74 12 $128.88
Scalpel Blades Economy No. 22 Fits Handle No. 4 • Carolina Biological Supply Company $31.11 1 $31.11
Sponge DuPont Cellulose Medium • Carolina Biological Supply Company $2.42 12 $29.04
Frog Anatomy and Dissection Guide • Carolina Biological Supply Company $23.51 1 $23.51
Cleaning Towels Heavy-Duty 9 3/4 x 16 3/4" Box of 100 • Carolina Biological Supply Company $18.62 1 $18.62
Gloves Latex Exam Medium Box of 100 • Carolina Biological Supply Company $8.74 2 $17.48
Gloves Latex Exam Large Box of 100 • Carolina Biological Supply Company $8.74 2 $17.48

Materials cost

$652.52

Vendor shipping charges

$65.25

State sales tax

$59.71

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.79

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$817.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$144.22

Total project goal

$961.49

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$961.49

1 Donor

-$480.75

Donations toward project cost

-$408.64

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$72.11

match offer

-$480.74

Match offer toward project cost

-$408.63

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$72.11

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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