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Mrs. Manies from Southern Pines NC is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Hands-On Practice Makes Skilled Veterinary Students!

Help me give my students the tools (lab specimens and stuffed dogs) necessary to learn hands-on veterinary skills!

  • $520 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

We love animals! My students range from those that have never owned a pet to those that live on a working, livestock farm! The Animal Science program consists of four different courses, one of which is Veterinary Assisting. In this course, students can earn their Certified Veterinary Assistant license.

Our community has a strong veterinary presence and this helps support our Veterinary Assisting program.

Many of the students enrolled are also members of the Pinecrest FFA Chapter and participate in numerous Career Development Events throughout the year.

My Project

These materials will help the Veterinary Assisting students learn hands-on skills in a safe manner prior to working with live animals! The stuffed animals will be turned into life-size practice simulators for several veterinary techniques. The simulators will help with sample collection, injection practice, IV placement, bandaging, and medicine application! The two lab kits will introduce students to diagnostic procedures that are common in veterinary practices.

Every student should be confident when working with animals!

These materials will allow students to become sure of their abilities which will help them overcome their nervousness when working in the animal science industry. Like the saying goes: Practice makes perfect!

Mrs. Manies
Grades 9-12
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
WARD'S FECAL SLIDE ANALYSIS LAB ACTIVITY • Ward's Science $129.99 1 $129.99
Veterinary Urinalysis Simulation • Nasco $125.00 1 $125.00
Melissa & Doug Giant Siberian Husky - Lifelike Stuffed Animal Dog (over 2 feet tall) • Amazon Business $45.04 1 $45.04
Melissa & Doug Giant Basset Hound - Lifelike Stuffed Animal Dog • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
Melissa & Doug Giant Jack Russell Terrier - Lifelike Stuffed Animal Dog (over 12 inches tall) • Amazon Business $24.98 1 $24.98

Materials cost

$365.00

Vendor shipping charges

$12.50

State sales tax

$28.47

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.48

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$441.45

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$77.90

Total project goal

$519.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$519.35

1 Donor

-$259.68

Donations toward project cost

-$220.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.95

match offer

-$259.67

Match offer toward project cost

-$220.72

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.95

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$0.00

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