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Mrs. Brecker from Carson CA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Kindergarteners Discover the Wonders of Nature

My students need one set of See it Grow Plant Lab, a Science Viewer, and a Life Cycle Sequencing Kit to enhance our learning centers.

  • $536 goal

This project expired on September 28, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

In my classroom there is a lot of creativity going on in math, language arts, and creative arts. One activity my students enjoy is I.W.T. (independent work time). During this time, students have an opportunity to read books, work at a language arts center or a science center.

I have been a teacher for twenty-eight years.

Currently, I have twenty-four kindergarten students in the Los Angeles Unified School District. My school is in a multicultural environment. Language Arts is my passion and I am always trying to incorporate fine arts whenever my resources allow me.

My Project

My students need one set of See it Grow Plant Lab, a Science Viewer, and a Life Cycle Sequencing Kit. One thing that would really enhance our learning centers and my small group instruction is the "See It Grow Plant Lab". Students can see seeds grow right before their eyes! They can see the roots and the plant when it starts to sprout. After observing this, the students will be able to draw and illustrate what they see. They can then write a simple scientific sentence. A "Science Viewer" is another hands-on, interesting activity that will keep my students engaged and excited about writing. These view finders give students a 3-Dimensional, up close look at the wonders of nature.

Your donations will improve our learning centers and provide constructive activities for the students.

With these new materials in our class my students will now have access to better resources that creates a fun learning environment, challenge their minds and helps them develop the skills they need to elevate successfully in their educational experience.

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

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This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
JJ309 - Animals Up Close Puzzle Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $99.50 1 $99.50
LL600X - 3-D Science Viewers - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
EA213 - Extra Filters Refill Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 2 $59.98
GR242 - See It Grow Plant Lab • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
GR700 - Life Cycle Sequencing Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
LA712 - Bright Giant Washable Color Ink Pads - 5-Color Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $26.99 1 $26.99
HH966 - Pop & Add to 12 Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
EV214 - Brilliant Dot Art Painters - 6-Color Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
EV212 - Regular Dot Art Painters - 6-Color Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
BJ2582 - Wiggly Eyes - Class Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99

Materials cost

$384.40

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$35.17

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$455.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$80.35

Total project goal

$535.69

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$535.69

4 Donors

-$532.16

Donations toward project cost

-$455.34

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$76.82

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.53

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$0.00

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