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Mrs. Newman from Sacramento CA is requesting instructional technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Save Our Habitats

Help me give my students materials to learn and create art about the different habitats.

  • $516 goal

This project expired on August 22, 2023.

This project expired on August 22, 2023.

Celebrating Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

This project is a part of the Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month celebration because it supports a Latino teacher or a school where the majority of students are Latino.

My Project

This month our class is learning about the different habitats. Learning about habitats is important for children because it is a great way to introduce them to the environment around them and make them aware that certain animals need certain conditions to live.

However, there are many habitats that are endangered.Habitat degradation: pollution, invasive species, and disruption of ecosystem processes (such as changing the intensity of fires in an ecosystem) are some of the ways habitats can become so degraded, they no longer support native wildlife.

The past few months, my class has dived deep into learning about different habitats. Help my students by funding the project so they can create different habitats in our classroom. Currently, we are using recycled materials to create items for our classroom habitats.

However, we still need additional materials to create more art to show how each habitat is beautiful in its own right. I requested paper tissues, paper plates and clay. In addition, TPT gift cards purchase materials to supplement students' current lessons.

Students will be able to showcase their work for our school's Open House and help give awareness why it is important to protect the different habitats.

Mrs. Newman
Grades 3-5

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
$100 Gift Card for Educational Resources on TPT • Teachers Pay Teachers $100.00 3 $300.00
3.3 lbs Moldable Cosplay Foam Clay (White) – High Density and Hiqh Quality for Intricate Designs | Air Dries to Perfection for Cutting with a Knife or Rotary Tool, Sanding or Shaping • Amazon Business $29.88 1 $29.88
Spa Stix 6" Disposable Paper Plate - Pack of 500ct (Model: SS-Paper Plate 6-500) • Amazon Business $18.80 1 $18.80
Gwybkq Cutting Mat for Cricut Explore One/Air/Air 2/Maker 8 Pack 12x12 Inch Standard Green Grip Adhesive Sticky Non-Slip Durable Mat Cut Mats Replacement Accessories • Amazon Business $16.11 1 $16.11
Tissue Paper for Gift Bags, 150 Sheets 30 Assorted Colored Tissue Paper Bulk for Gift Wrapping, 20 x 26 in Art Tissue Paper for Crafts, Gift Wrapping Tissue Paper for Gifts • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
59 Feet Black History Month Bulletin Board Kente Borders Kente Classroom Decorations African Worthwhile Commemoration Festival Bulletins Wall Decor African American Celebration Party • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99

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