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Mrs. Rojas from Downey CA is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

GROW THROUGH WHAT YOU GO THROUGH.

Help me give my students a hands on learning experience of growing their own classroom garden, watching the process through the Sprout Garden, and learning about the plant lifecycle through a variety of materials.

  • $372 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders that are all so amazing and have amazing abilities. They have diverse learning styles and like all children, they learn best through hands on learning experiences. I am so fortunate to be able to be the teacher of my students for 3 years. With 3 grade levels, a variety of learning needs, and having my students over a 3 year span, it can be difficult to provide new learning experiences that keep them engaged. This project will provide a new engaging, healthy, learning experience for them!

My Project

These planting materials, books, and classroom accents will create a world of wonder for my students. These materials will provide an amazing hands on learning experience by growing and caring for their own garden. Students will be able to read about the lifecycle of plants, see the lifecycle, and write their observations as they practice a variety of essential skills throughout this learning unit.

Students will have the opportunity to learn about the health benefits of fruits and vegetables, how they are grown, harvested, and brought to a store near us.

I look forward to creating a variety of learning experiences for my students this year that will keep them engaged and motivated to learn throughout the curriculum.

Mrs. Rojas
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ikea Green Leaf Lova Kid Bed Canopy - Latest 2017 IKEA Model Improved for Home and Office Use - Perfect for Diffusing Harsh Florescent Office Lighting - Short Stem (2-Pack) • Amazon Business $45.99 1 $45.99
Tierra Garden 7-LP095 Little Pals Kids Garden Kit with Watering Can, Hand Trowel, Hand Fork and Gloves, Green • Amazon Business $27.84 1 $27.84
Plant Starter Kit | Everything You Need | Peat Pots, Peat Seed Starter Trays, PVC Plant Growing Trays, Gardening Tools & More! | Perfect Plant Cultivation Set for Gardeners or Classrooms • Amazon Business $12.53 2 $25.06
Educational Insights Sprout & Grow Window • Amazon Business $24.95 1 $24.95
Learning Resources Veggie Farm Sorting Set, Pretend Play Food, 46 Pieces, Ages 3+ • Amazon Business $17.82 1 $17.82
Heirloom Vegetable Seeds - 13 Varieties of Organic Non-GMO Open Pollinated Garden Seed for Planting - Weird and Rare Varieties Perfect for Kids and School Gardens • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Vivid Green Better Than Paper Bulletin Board Roll • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
StonKraft Preschool Learning Toys - Fruits, Vegetables and Their Plants | Educational Toys | Learning Games | Sequence Games for Kids & Toddlers • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
Learning Resources Giant Magnetic Plant Life Cycle • Amazon Business $14.84 1 $14.84
Lime Better Than Paper Bulletin Board Roll • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Montessori Tree Puzzles • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Oh Say Can You Seed?: All About Flowering Plants (Cat in the Hat's Learning Library) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Eureka Back to School Green Leaf Paper Cut Out Decorations for Teachers, 36 pc, 5.5'' W x 5.5'' H • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Teacher Created Materials - TIME For Kids Informational Text: Good Work: Plant Life - Grade K - Guided Reading Level A • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
National Geographic Readers: Plants (Level 1 Co-reader) • Amazon Business $4.74 1 $4.74
Carson Dellosa Nature Explorers Leaves Scalloped Borders (108306) • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99

Materials cost

$258.11

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$23.62

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.87

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$315.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$55.69

Total project goal

$371.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$371.29

5 Donors

-$186.00

Donations toward project cost

-$158.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.90

match offer

-$185.29

Match offer toward project cost

-$157.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.79

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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