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Mrs. Gonzalez from San Diego CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Is Hatching Here!

Help me give my students a new chick warmer for our classroom brooder.

  • $210 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I currently teach Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten at a Title 1 school located in a military housing complex. Our children have come from all over the United States and even some foreign countries.

My students are diverse and amazing kids that are part of a military family.

The majority of my students have at least one parent (or sometimes both) deployed for months or more at a time.

Our school is also a center for Exceptional Military Families (EMF), in which a child or family member has special medical and/or academic needs. Nearly 15% of our student population are children with exceptional needs.

My Project

My students LOVE learning, especially about animals and their life cycles. Every year, I hatch and care for chicks with my students, and we need a new chick warmer for our classroom brooder. We also need an egg candler in order to view and record the growth of the chicks inside the egg.

Every year, my students, their families, and even the entire school look forward to chick hatching and caring for new baby chicks.

It is an amazing opportunity to bring a greater sense of community to my classroom and teach the value of life. My students will love the opportunity to better care for the chicks!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Brinsea Products Egg Scope for Monitoring The Development of The Embryo within The Egg • Amazon Business $69.99 1 $69.99
Premier Chick Heating Plate Kit - Includes Cover and Warms Up to 20 Chicks - 12" W x 12" L • Amazon Business $63.95 1 $63.95

Materials cost

$133.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$12.26

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.01

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$178.21

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.45

Total project goal

$209.66

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$209.66

1 Donor

-$209.66

Donations toward project cost

-$178.21

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.45

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$0.00

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