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Mr. Stanfield from Keene TX is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Get Students Excited About Science!

My students need real tangible examples of the natural world including animal, insect, and sea life collections. Please help make this happen.

  • $693 goal

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My Students

Our school is very unique among the Title I schools in our area. We have a large Marshallese population which provides special cultural, language, and economic challenges.

Our students need help connecting with material and I would like to get them excited about science!

Our students are very well behaved and desperate need more resources to ignite their imaginations. My goal is to explore every avenue to try and create an atmosphere that works towards this.

Thank you for your time.

My Project

By being able to actually see the different structures of organisms, my students will be able to better understand the adaptations they have, the role that they play in the environment, and hopefully become more excited about science and learning.

By having these specimens they will not only help my students this year, but for every year to come.

Requested collections include an Animal Survey, Bat in Gall, Butterflies, Sea Life, Lifecycle of a Frog, Moths'M' Butterfly, and Real Insects. These materials will be used for different learning centers and lesson activities.

My goal is to create a legacy at this school that will last long after I am gone and will inspire those that pass through our halls to reach for the stars. I am very blessed to do what I love.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ranaco Animal Survey Collection, Set of 24 • Amazon Business $179.27 1 $179.27
Museum Quality Real Taxidermy Bat In Glass ~ Professionally Set in Glass Shadowbox with Black Frame 10" X 6" X 1.25" ~ Collectible Insect Taxidermy Dracula Pipistrellus Javanicus • Amazon Business $88.95 1 $88.95
Real Giant Blue Morpho Butterfly Framed and Mounted in Brown Shadowbox Display • Amazon Business $54.95 1 $54.95
Fossil Collection Set, 15 Real Specimens: Trilobite, Ammonite, Fish Fossil, Shark Tooth, Petrified Wood, Dinosaur Bone, Fossil Book, Time Scale, ID Cards, Magnifying Glass, Science Kit, Dancing Bear • Amazon Business $49.95 1 $49.95
Sea Life Specimen 4pc Set • Amazon Business $35.90 1 $35.90
Octopus specimen • Amazon Business $31.96 1 $31.96
Lifecycle of a Frog Development Paperweight Science Classroom Specimens for Science Education • Amazon Business $31.77 1 $31.77
Real Turtle Specimen Paperweights Specimen for Science Education Paperweight for book for office for desk • Amazon Business $26.77 1 $26.77
Real Attacus Atlas Moths'M' Butterfly Insect Gift Taxidermy in frame • Amazon Business $26.50 1 $26.50
Geoworld Bug's World Collection of 10 Real Insects • Amazon Business $23.96 1 $23.96

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