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Mr. Camino from Chelsea MA is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

3D Printing for 3rd Grade!

My students need a 3D printer and extra filament to print math materials and engineering designs.

  • $643 goal

This project expired on May 13, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The 3rd graders in my class are truly amazing. They come to school everyday ready to work and are excited about the day, even with the struggles they may face outside of the classroom. Many of my students speak a language other than English at home. My students come from an urban, low-income city comprised largely of immigrant families. The key to success with my students is making the learning engaging, real, independent and powerful. My students have a variety of strengths and with your help I can give them opportunities of a lifetime.

My Project

The students in my class are truly wonderful and curious about the world around them. With 3D printing in the classroom my students can become creators and inventors, allowing them to print any idea they can imagine. Even the most reluctant students will get excited about printing concepts in a 3D model, letting them engage in learning in new ways.

With a 3D printer and extra filament my students will have to opportunity to use a relatively new technology preparing them for years to come.

3D printing in the classroom allows my students to persevere when testing new ideas through a trial and error process. Working as a team the students can work on collaborating with others and communicating ideas. They can create models to show math concepts like fractions and geometric shapes. These 21st Century skills will help my students become real world problem solvers, creators and inventors!

Mr. Camino
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 27 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FlashForge 3D Printers, New Model: Finder • Amazon Business $399.00 1 $399.00
HATCHBOX PLA 3D Printer Filament, Dimensional Accuracy +/- 0.03 mm, 1 kg Spool, 1.75 mm, Blue • Amazon Business $29.10 1 $29.10
HATCHBOX PLA 3D Printer Filament, Dimensional Accuracy + or - 0.03 mm, 1 kg Spool, 1.75 mm, White • Amazon Business $29.06 1 $29.06
HATCHBOX 3D PLA-1KG1.75-GRN PLA 3D Printer Filament, Dimensional Accuracy +/- 0.03 mm, 1 kg Spool, 1.75 mm, Green • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
HATCHBOX 3D PLA-1KG1.75-BLK PLA 3D Printer Filament, Dimensional Accuracy +/- 0.05 mm, 1 kg Spool, 1.75 mm, Black • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
3D Print Removal Tool • Amazon Business $5.55 1 $5.55

Materials cost

$508.69

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.63

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$546.32

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$96.41

Total project goal

$642.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$642.73

7 Donors

-$442.73

Donations toward project cost

-$376.32

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$66.41

match offer

-$200.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$170.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.00

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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