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Ms. Buck from Riegelwood NC is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Young Scientists

The cost of science supplies from Delta Education, including an Adventurer Globe, Lab Thermometer, Mini Skeleton Model and seed assortment set, is $474, including shipping and <a target="new" href="" onclick="g_openWindow('', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

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This project expired on May 14, 2007.

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Teaching Science is very important to me as a third grade teacher as I did not receive a sound education in Science, particularly biology and life sciences until my methods courses in college. I realized then how much I had truly missed, that as a teenager, I thought I had it made not having to take those "yucky" courses. I want my students to be exposed to the many things that our curriculum has set for us. However, without the needed supplies, I am unable to provide such rich experiences in my classroom. I am in need of the following materials: Globe, Earth-moon-sun model, thermometers, plastic beaker set, carnivorous plant set, 1 gallon terrarium, mini skeleton model, plant life cycle stamp set, hand lenses, eye dropper, plant flip chart, and a seed assortment set. With just these materials, I can provide some real life, hands-on enriching experiences for my students that will lead them to a better understanding of the things in their world than any textbook could do.

Ms. Buck
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 17 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Plant Lifecycle Stamp Sets - Complete Set • Delta Education $36.95 1 $36.95
Flowering Plants • Delta Education $32.98 1 $32.98
Adventurer Globe • Delta Education $29.95 1 $29.95
Hand Lenses - Round Lens (Set of 30) • Delta Education $28.50 1 $28.50
MINI CARNIVOROUS PLANT TERRARI • Carolina Biological Supply Company $28.45 1 $28.45
Earth-Moon Model • Delta Education $24.98 1 $24.98
High-Sensitivity Lab Thermometer • Delta Education $24.95 1 $24.95
Mini Skeleton Model • Delta Education $21.95 1 $21.95
Seed Assortment Set • Delta Education $14.50 2 $29.00
Plastic Beakers • Delta Education $13.95 2 $27.90
Plastic Dual Scale Thermometers (Set of 12) • Delta Education $11.95 1 $11.95
Delta Terraria - 1 Gallon Terraria • Delta Education $3.95 3 $11.85

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