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Ms. Piche from Ashland City TN is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Education Through Incubation: Help Us Learn about Biology!

My students need a egg incubator, heat lamp, trough to keep the chicks in, and food for the chicks so that we can learn about their life cycle.

  • $379 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in my classroom are students with autism and intellectual disabilities.

My class is made up of 2nd, 3rd, and 4th graders.

They each learn in diverse ways. The students learn academics along with life skills in order to reach their utmost potential. These students struggle with reading, number sense, and communication aside from skills that we take for granted each day. Making a difference in a child's life by having the tools to make learning hands-on and fun .

My Project

I am requesting the science equipment that will teach my students the life cycle of chickens. Students will be graphing their observations, writing daily journals, and observing the collection of data. They will be learning how to care for the chicks once they have hatched. Students will make real-life connections while learning.

Ms. Piche
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Farm Innovators Model 4250 Digital Circulated Air Incubator with Automatic Egg Turner • Amazon Business $130.60 1 $130.60
Behlen Country ST214 Shallow Galvanized Steel Round End Stock Tank, Approximately 38 Gallons • Amazon Business $104.07 1 $104.07
Purina Feed PMI Chick Start & Grow Optimum Nutrition Complete Poultry Food 25lbs • Amazon Business $36.76 1 $36.76
Simple Deluxe Brooder and Heat Clamp Lamp Light 2 Pack with 8.5 Inch Aluminum Reflector 150W with 6 Feet Cord UL Listed • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99

Materials cost

$287.42

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.31

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$321.73

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$56.78

Total project goal

$378.51

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$378.51

6 Donors

-$304.09

Donations toward project cost

-$262.23

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.86

match offer

-$70.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$59.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.42

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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