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  • $360 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Joanne Avella
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 3 donors
  • $0 still needed

Code, Create, & Go

Help me give my students Code and Go Robots and Bee-Bots to help them prepare for our future.

My Students

We are a public charter school in an inner-city neighborhood with very limited funding. One hundred percent of our students qualify for free or reduced-price lunch, and many have faced more hardships at age six than some people will face in a lifetime. Yet, despite all of the challenges my students face, they come to school each day with big smiles on their faces. They are motivated and excited to learn.

From the minute they walk in the door of my classroom we are on the move.

Making school fun while learning is all I really want for my students. By making school a place they want to go I am hoping to inspire our learners to continue to love school and move forward with a positive attitude.

My Project

I began staying in during my lunch to take a small group of kids to teach them the basics of coding. I brought my own Bee-Bot in and the scholars loved it. They even take their recess time to stay in and learn more. However, the Bee-Bot has been very popular and more and more kids want to stay in to learn the basics of coding. Seeing how our future is technology based I think it is important to prepare even young kids for what the future will look like. If given the Bee-Bots and Coding Robots I will be able to reach more scholars and teach them that coding can be fun, can be creative, and can prepare them for the future.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learning Resources Code & Go Robot Mouse Activity Set, 83 Pieces, Ages 4+ • Amazon Business $37.99 4 $151.96
Bee-Bot (AA Battery Powered with Batteries Included) • Amazon Business $59.95 2 $119.90

Materials cost

$271.86

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$305.94

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$53.99

Total project goal

$359.93

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$359.93

2 Donors

-$179.96

Donations toward project cost

-$152.97

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.99

match offer

-$179.96

Match offer toward project cost

-$152.97

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.99

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

Project Activity

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