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Mrs. Sara from Tok AK is requesting a class trip through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Peterson Bay Field Trip

Help me give my students a trip to Peterson Bay, AK, for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

  • $5,003 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have the pleasure to work with a small group of students in rural Alaska. They are students who are eager and love to learn. They come to school with a smile on their faces.

My students are hands-on learners who naturally attain knowledge through experiences.

Since we are located rural Alaska these students love and appreciate the outdoors. They are curious about the world around them and always want to know more. Plants and animals are extremely important to their Alaskan culture.

My Project

This project is to provide the 1st/2nd grade students with a once in a lifetime hands-on opportunity to learn about Kachemak Bay, its beaches and coastal watersheds with an emphasis on the bay’s plant and animals species.

This hands-on field trip will create an appreciation and understanding about ecology so that students have the knowledge to become stewards of not only Kachemak Bay, but also their local area they call home.

Students will attain and transfer the knowledge that will enable them to have a deeper understanding of the role of the plant and animal species that surround them every day. They will have a greater understanding of how everything is connected.

Mrs. Sara
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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153 donors153 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 23 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Activity Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies, Inc. $4,160.00

Trip cost

$4,160.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$62.40

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$4,252.40

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$750.42

Total project goal

$5,002.82

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$5,002.82

151 Donors

-$4,931.33

Donations toward project cost

-$4,237.95

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$693.38

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$54.49

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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