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Mrs. Garcia (Tilson) from Detroit MI is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Us Grow Tickle Me Plants!

Help me give my students two classroom sets of tickle me plants to grow!

  • $262 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come to school each day hungry to learn. They strive for greatness and always give their best effort. I teach in an extremely low-income area of Detroit. My students are strong. They have overcome things in their life that no child should have to endure.

My students are products of their experiences.

They want to learn and grow. They love trying new things and always accept any challenge. My students work together to not only challenge each other but to help each other. We are a family.

My Project

My students love hands-on learning in science. Tickle me plants are so much fun! With these kits, my students will be able to watch their plant grow from a seed.

My students will get to plant their seed, water it daily, and watch it grow!

This will help my students see the life cycle of a plant and will also help them to identify the parts of a plant. Seeing a plant grow and viewing the parts of a plant are a lot different than looking at it on paper. My students will also get to touch the leaves once the plants get a certain size and will watch the leaves close on their own (because they are ticklish!)

Mrs. Garcia (Tilson)
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TickleMe Plant Classroom Kit • Carolina Biological Supply Company $86.17 2 $172.34

Materials cost

$172.34

Vendor shipping charges

$17.23

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.59

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$222.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.20

Total project goal

$261.36

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$261.36

1 Donor

-$261.36

Donations toward project cost

-$222.16

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.20

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$0.00

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