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Mr. Allen from Trenton TN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Show Lambs

Help me give my students a sheep shearing stand, clippers, and blades for show lamb projects.

  • $968 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As an Ag Teacher, I challenge my students to do the best they can on any assigned project. Many of my students do not come from an Agriculture background, so they have never had the opportunities to participate in any sort of farm related activities, but when given the chance they are eager to learn.

My students come from diverse backgrounds as well as minorities, non-traditional, and special populations, but deserve a chance to excel in hands-on and extracurricular projects and activities.

Students will have hands-on experiences with this equipment and will develop valuable skills for the work force.

My Project

The sheep shear stand and clippers will be used so that the students can prepare their project animals for the best possible exhibit at the various shows.

My students need shear stands and clippers to prepare the lambs for the fairs and class projects.

Each year students in Large Animal Science and Vet Science classes will prepare the lambs for competitive events. Students in these classes will get exposure to this equipment and will have an opportunity to use them to perfect their skills. Not only will this equipment be used by students raising show lambs, but all students in the Animal Science Pathway.

Mr. Allen
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Premier 4000C Clipper • Nasco $349.95 1 $349.95
Weaver Leather Livestock Trim Stand with Straight Head Piece • Amazon Business $299.99 1 $299.99
Surgical Blades for Premier Clippers • Nasco $43.95 2 $87.90

Materials cost

$737.84

Vendor shipping charges

$43.78

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.07

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$822.69

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$145.18

Total project goal

$967.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$967.87

1 Donor

-$967.87

Donations toward project cost

-$822.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$145.18

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$0.00

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