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Ms. Hutchins from Concord NC is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning With My Peeps: From Egg to Chick

My students need an incubator as they learn about the life cycle of a chicken.

  • $348 goal

This project expired on July 21, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are fun, energetic, and unique. As a Title I School, many of my students face economic hardships. Anytime learning is hands-on and engaging it is special to them.

Innovative learning and interactive activities are guaranteed to grab their attention and keep them excited about learning.

I want to provide my students the chance to enjoy learning and to expand their knowledge about the world around them. Any connection to the outside world will impact my students' future potential in their community.

My Project

Each year in second grade, we hatch chicks as part of our animal life cycles unit. In the past, we have received the supplies from a local provider. Unfortunately, their supplies are limited this year.

I would like to provide my class with the experience of hatching chicks with a brand-new incubator to ensure success and make it a fun and positive experience.

Students will be able to see first hand the birth of a live animal, they will care for these chicks until they are old enough to go to a local farm.

This is a once in a lifetime learning experience for most of my students. Thank you for providing my students the chance to enhance their learning.

Ms. Hutchins
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 21 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Mini Advance Incubator • Carolina Biological Supply Company $222.25 1 $222.25

Materials cost

$222.25

Vendor shipping charges

$22.22

State sales tax

$17.34

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.33

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$295.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.08

Total project goal

$347.22

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$347.22

4 Donors

-$309.50

Donations toward project cost

-$266.07

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.43

match offer

-$34.20

Match offer toward project cost

-$29.07

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.13

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.52

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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