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Mrs. Smith from Garrett IN is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Our Camping Room Transformation

Help me give my students a camping themed room transformation including stem activities that fit with our theme like tents, flashlights, butterflies, and amphibians.

  • $589 goal

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My Students

I have very diverse learning groups this year. I have some students who are reading and working at a first grade level and some that are working at a sixth grade level. With such a huge spread in abilities, it is imperative that small group instruction be a possibility. In order for that to happen I have to have highly engaging activities to hold everyone's interests. Help me make that possible.

They all deserve an incredible learning experience no matter where they are in their learning journey!

My Project

To increase student involvement, I would like to do a camping themed room transformation. Instead of using desks, I would like to set up the tents from the materials requested. Students would then complete their learning activities based around our camping theme.

We will be hatching butterflies, observing amphibians and graphing our data.

We will be writing ghost stories and sharing them around our "campfire". Students will be fishing for synonyms and antonyms then they will be reading by flashlight. The materials requested are all necessary to complete the learning activities.

Help me make learning fun and exciting! It is the magical times in learning that the students will always remember!

Mrs. Smith
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 25 students.

8 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Coleman 4-Person Dome Tent for Camping | Sundome Tent with Easy Setup • Amazon Business $49.00 5 $245.00
Nature Bound Butterfly Growing Habitat Kit - with Voucher to Redeem Live Caterpillars for Home or School Use - Green Pop-Up Cage 12-Inches Tall • Amazon Business $14.99 3 $44.97
Expo Low-Odor Dry Erase Markers, Bullet Tip,Black, 24-Count • Amazon Business $19.94 2 $39.88
Dry Erase Boards [30pc Double Sided] Lapboards with ClearWipe Coating! Small White Boards - 9" x 12" Mini White Boards for Students, Classroom Teacher Supplies • Amazon Business $32.95 1 $32.95
EverBrite 16-pack Mini LED Flashlight Set - Assorted 4 Colors, 48 AAA Batteries Included, for Party Favors, Kids Gift, Camping, Hiking etc • Amazon Business $13.99 2 $27.98
Becker's School Supplies Bulk Construction Paper, 9" x 12", Brown (500 Sheets) • Amazon Business $23.31 1 $23.31
TropicaZona Branch & Twig Graphite Pencil, 3.5 Inches Long, Small Size, 10-Pack, Fits Nicely in Child's Hand • Amazon Business $6.49 3 $19.47
Childcraft Construction Paper, 9 x 12 Inches, Green, 500 Sheets • Amazon Business $19.36 1 $19.36
Dry Erase Erasers 40 Pack, EAONE Magnetic Whiteboard Dry Erasers Chalkboard Cleaner Wiper for Classroom Home Office, Yellow • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

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