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Glucose T-Shirt

Today in Biology I have a really fun activity planned. Several months ago I applied for a grant from DonorsChoose.org and within forty eight hours I had received the funding for my project! The supplies  arrived at my school in September.

And now, after MUCH anticipation, we’ve finally reached the unit in our curriculum where I planned to use the supplies. Here’s a peek at what I’ll be wearing to school today. (I’ve made nine similar t-shirts that contain the components of the formula for photosynthesis. The kids will get to wear them and line up to make the formula today in class.)


I know. I’m such a nerd. But in a totally cool way. Right?

3 Responses

  1. How neat! I am a nerd right there with you. I certainly would have done this with my kids when I was teaching physical science (the chemistry part). Super idea to get hands on and make the kids move. Congratulations on getting all of the funding. I knew you had put it up there, but did not know that it was accomplished. Please update and let us know how it went with your classes.

  2. That’s totally fun! I love it! How great to get the funding!

  3. […] benefit. One of my teaching friends, CityStreams, did a DonorsChoose.org project and wrote about it here. The possibilities are endless. Each teacher can submit an idea and donors help them to make their […]

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