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Mrs. Carreno from Arlington TX is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Here Chicky, Chicky, Chicky

My students need this incubator & egg turner to interactively explore the amazing life cycle of a chicken!

  • $310 goal

This project expired on July 4, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Imagine how amazing it will be for these kids to experience the complete life cycle of a chicken! We dream BIG in our kindergarten class!

The students in Mrs. Carreno's class come from diverse backgrounds, but we ALL share a love for learning.

We are a fun kindergarten class in a large, public school district in the great state of Texas. For most of us, this is our first year in school.

My Project

I am requesting help to provide my classroom with an incubator and an egg turner. Each year we study animals, farms, and life cycles. This incubator and egg turner would provide my students the opportunity to experience the complete life cycle of a chicken, starting from the egg. We will learn all about eggs, baby chicks, adult chickens and hens. With these items, my students will be able to have a memorable and engaging learning experience!

This project is so important for my students.

Your donation will directly influence the lives of so many young children, for years to come. They will always remember their crazy kindergarten teacher who let them hatch baby chicks!

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

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Electronic Thermostat Hova-Bator • Nasco $153.75 1 $153.75
Automatic Electric Egg Turner • Nasco $55.25 1 $55.25

Materials cost

$209.00

Vendor shipping charges

$20.90

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$263.04

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.42

Total project goal

$309.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$309.46

8 Donors

-$219.46

Donations toward project cost

-$186.54

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.92

match offer

-$90.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$76.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.50

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$0.00

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