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Mrs. Tantillo-Reddoch from Tucson AZ is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Habitat Happiness

My students need two carts for starting a garden in our schools habitat.

  • $226 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work at a very diverse school in a small city. My school services students from Kindergarten through 8th grade. We are a Title One math science magnet school.

Our students are all eager to learn and have new experiences within their classrooms and school.

The town we live in doesn't have many parks, museums or galleries. It is very dry and hot. Our students do not have many opportunities to have hands on learning outside of their school environment. They love getting outside and working in our garden space. Here they learn about life cycles, taking care of their community and nutrition.

My Project

I am asking for wagons so my K-8 Math Science Magnet school can start to build a habitat/garden. We are at the beginning stages of creating an area where students can learn how to cultivate their environment and eventually grow and sustain a food source.

Our schools focus is using hands on learning for math and

science. Unfortunately, we have no funds to support a truly hands on habitat although we have the space for it. We want to start with teaching the students simple gardening and to do this we need carts for moving items in an outdoor area.

Mrs. Tantillo-Reddoch
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 900 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Gorilla Carts GOR800-COM Steel Utility Cart with Removable Sides, 800-lbs. Capacity, Red • Amazon Business $85.10 1 $85.10
Gorilla Carts GOR400-COM Steel Garden Cart with Removable Sides, 400-lbs. Capacity, Green • Amazon Business $63.78 1 $63.78

Materials cost

$148.88

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$10.64

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.23

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$191.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.84

Total project goal

$225.59

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$225.59

1 Donor

-$225.59

Donations toward project cost

-$191.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.84

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$0.00

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