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Ms. Wiland from S Ozone Park NY is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Circuitry Explorations And LED Innovations

Help me give my students copper tape and LED lights and other circuitry supplies for our makerspace so they can get hands-on experience in making paper circuits.

  • $256 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are heterogeneously grouped with varied academic levels. They are hard-working, well-behaved, and enthusiastic about learning. They enjoy taking risks and exploring new ideas.

My students find learning to be more meaningful when they are having fun and when they are responsible for their own learning.

My school is a preschool to 5th grade school that serves a population of about 1,500 students from culturally diverse backgrounds. A majority of our students are from low-income families. Our school is dedicated to technology integration and technology-rich classrooms. Our school administration and teachers provide students with a high quality curriculum aligned to the Common Core.

My Project

Benjamin Franklin said, "Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I may remember. Involve me and I learn." This exactly what this project is all about. Paper circuits are a simple way to light up our makerspace and infuse STEM into our classroom activities. Paper circuits are easy way for students to learn all about electronics.

Learning by doing will enable students to design an infinite number of creative light -up ideas once they have the basic idea of how to use and assemble the circuits.

Students can design light up cards, posters, robots, and even pop up book pages. They will also be able to use their 3D design knowledge to print 3D objects that can also be enhanced with circuitry.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LiCB CR2032 3V Lithium Battery(10-Pack) • Amazon Business $5.99 10 $59.90
Chibitronics - Chibi Lights - LED Circuit Stickers STEM Starter Kit • Amazon Business $30.00 1 $30.00
VENCINK Genuine Bone Folder Crafts Scoring Folding Creasing Paper Crafting Scrapbooking Tool for DIY Handmade Leather Burnishing Bookbinding Cards and Paper Crafts (1 Bone Folder) • Amazon Business $6.60 3 $19.80
4 Pack Copper Foil Tape with Conductive Adhesive for EMI Shielding, Slug Repellent, Paper Circuits, Electrical Repairs, Grounding(1/4inch) • Amazon Business $9.88 2 $19.76
CCR Scissors 8 Inch Soft Comfort-Grip Handles Sharp Titanium Blades, 4-Pack • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
DiCUNO 450pcs(5 Colors x 90pcs) 5mm LED Light Emitting Diode Round Assorted Color White/Red/Yellow/Green/Blue Kit Box • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
AmazonBasics Binder Paper Clip - Small, 12 Clips per Pack, 12-Pack • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Chanzon 50 pcs 10mm RGB Tricolor LED Diode Lights (Diffused Round Multicolor Red Green Blue 4 pin Common Cathode DC 20mA/Color) Lighting Bulb Lamps Electronics Components Light Emitting Diodes • Amazon Business $9.71 1 $9.71
Scotch Transparent Tape, Versatile, Clear Finish, Engineered for Office and Home Use, 3/4 x 850 Inches, 4 Dispensered Rolls (4814) • Amazon Business $6.37 1 $6.37

Materials cost

$184.50

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$217.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.34

Total project goal

$255.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$255.61

2 Donors

-$170.40

Donations toward project cost

-$144.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.55

match offer

-$85.21

Match offer toward project cost

-$72.43

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.78

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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