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Mrs. Church from Charleston SC is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Love for Lola

My students need basic pet supplies such as food, toys, and a portable playpen for our sweet and inquisitive class bunny, Lola.

  • $195 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

Each day in my classroom is a new adventure. I have the privilege of working with an amazing group of students ages 7-12 with a varying range of special needs. My students face challenges in the area of cognition, speech, motor, and/or behavioral skills. Many are also directly impacted by Autism or Sensory Processing Disorders. This influences how they interpret and interact with the world around them. Their unique viewpoint has changed who I am as both a teacher and a parent. They challenge me to provide them with access to meaningful experiences and curriculum that will allow them to grow as future world citizens.

My students inspire and guide our classroom team as we work together to learn academic, social, and life skills.

We are a unique family that works together to meet each daily challenge head-on. No task is too large and no victory is too small. We love continually learning from our students as they show us the true meaning of perseverance.

My Project

Our new classroom pet, Lola, is a sweet and inquisitive rescue bunny. She enjoys company, playing with toys, and snuggling. She also loves to get out and explore. Lola has quickly bonded with my own children, and I know that she will make an excellent addition to our class family this August.

The addition of a classroom pet to our academic and life-skills centered curriculum will enhance endless lessons and provide daily opportunities for responsibility.

The materials requested will go directly to the care and well-being of Lola. She benefits from a diet that provides healthy base food, greens/hay, and occasional treats. A cozy bed is essential so that she feels snug and secure when she is ready for some rest. Fun and safe toys will provide stimulation and a healthy chewing outlet. AKC pads allow for a quick and easy cleanup of her cage tray to keep her "room" clean and pleasant. Finally, to allow her plenty of opportunity to stretch her legs, a portable play-yard will get her moving both in the classroom and outside.

Thank you for taking the time to learn about our sweet Lola. It is my hope that Lola will provide countless opportunities for learning and loving for years to come.

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This project will reach 11 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pet Playpen Portable Animal Crate - SUKI&SAMI Transparent Plastic Cage, Indoor Exercise Fence for Guinea Pig, Rabbits,ferrets, Small Animal, Black 12 Panels • Amazon Business $36.99 1 $36.99
Wild Harvest WH-83544 Advanced Nutrition Diet for Rabbits, 4.5-Pound • Amazon Business $14.99 2 $29.98
AKC Training Pads, 100-Pack • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
ZIMOO Natural Grass House Pet Bed Hideaway Toy, Hand Woven For Rabbit Guinea Pig Chinchilla Ferret • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Kaytee Timothy Hay Plus Variety Pack for Rabbits & Small Animals • Amazon Business $11.29 1 $11.29
Niteangel Small Animal Activity Toy, Fun Pet Balls (Pack of 4) • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Kaytee Timothy Biscuits Baked Apple Treat, 4oz bag • Amazon Business $2.16 1 $2.16

Materials cost

$124.35

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.77

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.87

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$164.99

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$29.12

Total project goal

$194.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$194.11

8 Donors

-$86.90

Donations toward project cost

-$75.06

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.84

match offer

-$105.80

Match offer toward project cost

-$89.93

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.87

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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