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Ms. Sliwinski from Bloomfield NM is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

All Students Can Be Scientists With STEM Projects

My students need hands-on STEM materials (such as the SNAP Circuit Pro kit) to support various learning disability types, including gifted abilities.

  • $556 goal

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My Students

I am a special education teacher that works with 38 unique and naturally talented students in 5th and 6th grade with various ability levels. They are all hard working and have dreams for success and a good education. Though our area suffers from poverty leading to factors that disrupt the family unit and home life, my students know a good education is the key to a better and bright future. Some of my students struggle academically in all areas because of their identified print disability. Others need to be challenged and enriched. Since we live in an age of technology, it is important to introduce all student to STEM with hands-on projects. With differentiation, all students can explore and be exposed to topics that are pertinent and feel success.

My Project

It is my firm belief that all students can learn in class no matter what their learning style is or their exceptionality. Multi-sensory learning and especially hands on learning provides the richest experience for all my students. It is my goal to introduce students to various STEM projects to open up new worlds for them, and for them to become passionate for subjects that they have always struggled with. No matter what their socio-economic status is or obstacles they face, I want my students to know that they can be successful. We appreciate your support of any kind. Thank you so very much.

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

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 38 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
K’NEX Education – Renewable Energy Set – 583 Pieces – Ages 10+ – Engineering Educational Toy • Amazon Business $116.76 1 $116.76
Snap Circuits Alternative Energy Green • Amazon Business $50.95 2 $101.90
Snap Circuits SC-300 Electronics Discovery Kit • Amazon Business $45.99 2 $91.98
Solar Lab 1.0 Electricity Learning Kit • Amazon Business $49.95 1 $49.95
Tenergy Odev Geo STEM Toy DIY 2-in-1 Salt Water/Solar Powered Robot Car Kit for Kids Age 8+ • Amazon Business $19.99 2 $39.98
Robotic Kit For Kids – Ingenious Machines Remote Control Building Kits For Kids – TG633 Awesome Fun Build Your Own Robot Toy by ThinkGizmos (All batteries included) • Amazon Business $34.99 1 $34.99

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