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Ms. Formby from Huntsville AL is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Eye See, You See!

My students need cow eyes for dissection and the Carolina Visual Perception kit for the PLTW Human Body Systems lesson in which students learn about the structure and function of the eye.

  • $344 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have wonderful students who want to learn and thrive in a hands-on environment. The majority of my students come from low income families and have troubled home lives. They love coming to my class and I love sharing science and medicine with them to get them excited about the possibility of a future. Many of my students will continue to pursue careers in the medical field with great success.

I am blessed to teach such motivated and talented young people who are the future of medicine.

I look forward to watching them grow and learn each and every day.

My Project

The requested Carolina Visual Perception Kit and Cow Eyes will make it possible to teach a lesson about the structure and function of the human eye using a hands-on activity.

The visual perception kit enables students to investigate many of the physiological processes involved in human vision.

Featured activities include testing for visual acuity, depth perception, peripheral vision, color vision, and astigmatism; positive and negative afterimages; optical illusions; and more.

Hands-on lab dissection of the cow eyes allows students to retain information in long-term memory and engages them in learning science!

Your donation will help make learning more fun in the classroom! Please consider funding our eye project!

Ms. Formby
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Carolina Visual Perception Kit • Carolina Biological Supply Company $133.15 1 $133.15
Carolinas Perfect Solution Cow Eye, Plain, 1 Per Bag • Carolina Biological Supply Company $3.42 25 $85.50

Materials cost

$218.65

Vendor shipping charges

$21.86

State sales tax

$17.82

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.28

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$291.61

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$51.46

Total project goal

$343.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$343.07

40 Donors

-$337.60

Donations toward project cost

-$291.61

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.99

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.47

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$0.00

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