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Mrs. Dodd from Geneva OH is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Create With 3-D Pens

Help me give my students an opportunity to create anything they can imagine with these 3-D pens!

  • $752 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students love to create! When given the chance the build and play with materials, my students can create the most amazing things! I have seen towers out of jelly beans and toothpicks over 2 feet tall and a paper chain created from one sheet of paper that can stretch over 50 feet! These examples are from my third graders!

There is a large push towards STEM and STEAM in the educational world and I would like to provide my students a chance to create with a 3-D pen.

The options to extend their learning in our classroom is infinite.

My Project

Technology today is such an intricate part of our world today. Most of the jobs my third graders will have as adults have not even been created yet! Now that stat is hard to wrap my head around! Many of my students are from economically disadvantaged backgrounds and have limited experiences with technology and STEM tools outside of the tablets, phones, and gaming systems that are common in households.

I would love to provide a technology based creative outlet in the classroom with the use of 3-D pens.

These pens are safe for elementary students because there are no heated parts that would cause injury. The kits also contains templates for them to use as they get the hang of the pens. Students can use the 3-D pens to create aspects of a diorama for a book they are reading or they can create and examine shapes and angles in math class. Students can also learn about historical landmarks or land forms and create a model.

Mrs. Dodd
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
3Doodler EDU Start Learning Pack, Full Set (2019 Version), with X12 3D Printing Pen + X1200 Strands of Plastic Filament + Class Activity Plans • Amazon Business $599.99 1 $599.99

Materials cost

$599.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$638.99

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$112.76

Total project goal

$751.75

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$751.75

2 Donors

-$376.00

Donations toward project cost

-$319.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.40

match offer

-$375.75

Match offer toward project cost

-$319.39

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.36

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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