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Ms. Bly from Hartford CT is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Frogs Make Me Hoppy

Help me give my students toy frogs, glue, moss, wood sticks, rocks, tissue paper and construction paper to make a frog habitat diorama.

  • $571 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

All different ethnicities make up our school and we are proud to be a strong community school. One hundred percent of our students in our school receive free breakfast and lunch. We have a mixture of English Language Learners throughout the school.

The students take pride in their school and the teachers and staff who work there.

Our school does its best to support our students. We are a well-crafted school that wants to ensure students are receiving a well-rounded education, as well as builds relationships and everlasting characteristics that will shape who they are and prepares them for their future. These students need some tender love and care, and we are proud to provide that support.

My Project

Every year, the students dive into our reading curriculum to learn all about frogs. This module combines both science with reading. The students absolutely love it. In this unit, the students talk about the various habitats of frogs and adaptations of each frog. At the end of our reading module on frogs, the students get to create a frog diorama.

We want to incorporate the many learning styles that make up our class.

This project will help support my third grade team in creating these frogs diorama. Our students families come in and help their child and our students gets to teach the families all they learned about frogs.

The project includes materials such as moss and sticks, to depicts the bayou of one of the frog habitats. We also requested rocks and blue glitter glue to add to the water. But most importantly, we asked for frogs to add to our diorama.

Ms. Bly
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TecUnite 20 Pieces Artificial Moss Rocks Decorative Faux Green Moss Covered Stones (3 Size) • Amazon Business $12.99 7 $90.93
SuperMoss (25326) Forest Moss Preserved, Fresh Green, 5lbs • Amazon Business $53.99 1 $53.99
Elmer's Liquid School Glue, Washable, Pack of 12 • Amazon Business $16.68 3 $50.04
Mini Assorted Garden Beach Stone Rocks Pebbles Aquarium Lake Collection for Outdoor & Indoor Home Garden Decoration, Arts & Crafts Projects, Party Favors, Invitation (1 Pound Bag) • Amazon Business $7.99 6 $47.94
Fun Express - Mini Vinyl Frogs (1-Pack of 72) • Amazon Business $9.55 4 $38.20
Hygloss Products Bleeding Tissue Assortment- Multi-Color Assortment 12 x 18 Inch, 50 Sheets • Amazon Business $8.89 3 $26.67
TKOnline 100Pcs 10cm 0.1-0.2 Inch in Diameter Wood Log Sticks for DIY Crafts Photo Props • Amazon Business $8.77 3 $26.31
Tinksky Wood Slices Log Slices for DIY Crafts Wedding Centerpieces,100pcs • Amazon Business $8.59 3 $25.77
Perfect Stix 114ST Wooden Craft Sticks • Amazon Business $11.73 2 $23.46
Sargent Art 22-1950 8-Ounce Glitter Glue, Blue • Amazon Business $7.79 3 $23.37
Pacon SunWorks Construction Paper, 9-Inches by 12-Inches, 100-Count, Holiday Green (8004) • Amazon Business $6.99 3 $20.97
SunWorks 7403 Construction Paper, 9" x 12", 50 Sheets/Pack, Blue • Amazon Business $3.44 6 $20.64

Materials cost

$448.29

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.72

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$485.01

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$85.59

Total project goal

$570.60

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$570.60

9 Donors

-$550.30

Donations toward project cost

-$485.01

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$65.29

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$20.30

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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