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Mrs. Banister from Scottsburg IN is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Bringing Lego League to Life

My students need a Lego Education set, a Hue Animation Studio, and a wireless microphone for use in a Lego unit.

  • $278 goal

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My Students

Motivating young students to think creatively and collaborate with their peers can be a challenge. One of the best methods of getting students to do both successfully can be summed up in one word: LEGOS!

I teach in a K-5, high-poverty elementary school in Indiana.

My school has approximately 330 students, and received an A+ grade from the state DOE last school year. Our school has a high rate of parent involvement, with many of our families being generational families.

My Project

Students in grades K-2 will be using these materials for our school's annual Lego League. Each year, students anticipate the week-long workshop which focuses on creating with Legos. Approximately 75% of K-2 students participate in this program, which meets twice a year. These materials, Lego Education set, a Hue Animation Studio, and a wireless microphone, will be used as part of rotating activities the students will be participating in.

This project will be very far-reaching for students in our school.

Lego League is not only fun for our students, but this activity allows students to use real-life skills--critical thinking, creating, and collaboration--in a school setting.

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Mrs. Banister
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 100 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
LEGO Education 45120 LearnToLearn Core Set • Amazon Business $91.17 1 $91.17
HUE Animation Studio (Blue) for Windows PCs and Apple Mac OS X: complete stop motion animation kit with camera, software and book • Amazon Business $69.95 1 $69.95
MVPower Wireless Lapel Headset Microphone MIC System for Public Speaking Singing Music Stage Dance Hall Meeting Room Classroom Long-distance Low Distortion 220-270MHz AC110-240V • Amazon Business $41.99 1 $41.99

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