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Mrs. Foxworth from Cape Carteret NC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Don't FLUSH It Down the Drain

My students need a set of the novel, Flush, by Carl Hiaasen to continue our understanding of the delicate balance of our ecosystem and the harm that can come when we pollute.

  • $188 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My class is made up of an extraordinary group of students, a group of students that are the hardest subgroup to show academic growth.

Academic and Intellectually Gifted students deserve to have meaningful educational opportunities and grow in their learning.

As an Academic and Intellectually Gifted specialist, I help facilitate the learning of 35 gifted students in 4th and 5th grades. We focus on the areas of reading, math, and nonverbal skills. These students love learning and need the tools necessary to enrich their studies.

My Project

Our classroom is full of students that fell in love with Hoot, by Carl Hiaasen and now are waiting on the edge of their seats to read, Flush. They understand the predator prey relationship and how important ecosystems are. Now, they want to know what happens when the ecosystem becomes imbalanced. Flush, will allow them to tackle the issue of pollution in bodies of water- perfect for our coastal NC town! Not only will students read, but they will also participate in a simulated oil spill and clean up effort, as well as learning how to test for water quality.

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 62 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flush • Amazon Business $4.74 25 $118.50

Materials cost

$118.50

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.24

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$159.52

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.15

Total project goal

$187.67

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$187.67

1 Donor

-$93.83

Donations toward project cost

-$79.76

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.07

match offer

-$93.84

Match offer toward project cost

-$79.76

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.08

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$0.00

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