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Ms. Schuleman from New York NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Growing a school/community Garden Part 1

The cost of a soil test kit and a gardening hand tools set from Delta Education and a gardening tool set from the Carolina Biological Supply Company is $473, including shipping and <a target="new" href="" onclick="g_openWindow('', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

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I teach at a school in the heart of New York City; most of my students have never planted a seed, if it wasn't at school. We are very fortunate to be embarking on a new school-community project, to update and revive our garden. We have entered in to partnership with many local community organizations. I am hoping to get some garden tools donated so that I can take my students out this spring and begin the process of transforming this lost area into a outdoor learning environment. Imagine all that can be learned from working outside in a garden. Students will learn first hand about plants, wildlife, native and non-native species, planting and harvesting, how to care from plants and more. Imagine the pride they will gain as they work with their community and create a place of pride and accomplishment. This project will provide years of learning and loving for the students of my school and further involve the community in creating a place where students and families can come and enjoy the great outdoors.

Ms. Schuleman
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
GARDENING TOOL SET Catalog Page Number: 132 • Carolina Biological Supply Company $139.95 1 $139.95
Soil Test Kit • Delta Education $15.95 6 $95.70
Gardening Hand Tools Set • Delta Education $12.95 8 $103.60

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