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Ms. O'Toole from Livermore CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A-Mazing Mats for Our Blue-Bots

My students need these awesome mats to play challenging coding games with Blue-Bots.

  • $272 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students walk into class every day with excitement, ready to learn, and full of wonder about what the day has in store. I tell them, "If something is hard or you can't do it yet, it's because you haven't learned how. Don't give up!" I want them to know I believe in them and they can do anything.

I teach at a Title I school, in Northern California, where many of our amazing students come from bilingual households and over 40 percent receive free or reduced-price breakfast and lunch.

They are thrilled to be in school. because they want to learn, and I am so proud to be their teacher!

My Project

I am requesting 3 Bee-Bot Transparent pocket mats for my Kindergarten students. We were lucky to borrow 3 Bee-Bots for Hour of Code and will soon be receiving some of our own. Some of my Kinder students are ready to read First grade sight words while others students are still working on letter sounds. During the same center, I can easily put First grade sight words in the pockets for my advanced learners and then as we rotate activities, I can quickly change the pocket cards to meet the level of the students who will be at that station.

My students love coding and these mats will make a huge difference in my ability to personalize learning across the curriculum for each of my students.

Every student will have the opportunity to work on coding as well as reading and math skills at their individual level. Thank you for reading our proposal and supporting education. We appreciate the support!

Ms. O'Toole
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 26 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bee-Bot Transparent Pockets • Modern Teaching Aids $60.45 3 $181.35

Materials cost

$181.35

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.59

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.72

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$230.66

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.70

Total project goal

$271.36

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$271.36

1 Donor

-$115.33

Donations toward project cost

-$115.33

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$135.68

Match offer toward project cost

-$115.33

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.35

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$20.35

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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