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  • $239 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

  • 4 donors
  • $0 still needed

Building Future Engineers

My students need a set of hollow blocks to allow them to expand their science and math thinking as they construct and engineer in the block area.

My Students

My students are a diverse class of curious, capable and caring learners. They are our school's youngest learners and include ELL and special needs students. They are just starting on their education journey and I am committed to giving them a solid foundation and building a true love of learning. Our classroom is a nurturing environment were children can explore, investigate and be hands-on in their own learning while they collaborate together. Children enter our room every day eager to learn and explore within our environment.

My Project

Hollow wood blocks will allow students to explore and create in new ways in our Pre-K classroom. STEM play in the block area is critical to creating a strong foundation for science, math, critical thinking, and problem solving skills. These hollow blocks will challenge our young students brains to engineer in new ways with their hollow construction, varied shapes, larger sizes and ramp surfaces. The blocks can be used in other areas of the classroom including large group, science, sensory and outdoor classroom. They address social skills because they promote collaboration and problem solving. The sky is the limit for our learners with this open-ended, hands-on building material.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Junior Hollow Block Set (16 pcs) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $169.96 1 $169.96

Materials cost

$169.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$202.51

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$35.74

Total project goal

$238.25

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$238.25

3 Donors

-$163.83

Donations toward project cost

-$139.26

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.57

match offer

-$74.42

Match offer toward project cost

-$63.26

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.16

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and 3 other donors.

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