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Mr. Vaughn from Bloomington IN is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Creativity and Critical Thinking through Robotics and Coding!

Help me give my students Cubelets robotic blocks to foster critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, while engaging the students through STEAM activities.

  • $795 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach a Third grade class in a school with a focus on performing arts. Our school is located in a high poverty, urban area where more than 90% of the students qualify for free or reduced price lunch.

Despite the many challenges my students face on a daily basis, they arrive each day excited and eager to learn.

It is my goal to incorporate STEM activities in my classroom to create opportunities and experiences my students might not otherwise have.

My Project

As technology races toward the future, our students must learn today in order to be ready for tomorrow. With the use of the Cubelets robot blocks my students will have the opportunity to practice important 21st-Century Learning Skills (Creativity, Communication, Collaboration, and Critical thinking) at an early age.

We are requesting Cubelets robot blocks which will provide students with play-driven learning opportunities by designing and engineering complex systems.

There’s no wrong way to build with Cubelets. They can be combined to build thousands of thought-provoking robots accomplishing innumerable tasks. They’re proven to engage different types of learners and to foster confidence, imagination, and a love of learning that will help prepare children for an increasingly complex world. Students do not need wiring or coding experience to connect these cubes together! They only need their creativity and imagination.

Mr. Vaughn
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Modular Robotics Cubelets TWELVE robot blocks • Amazon Business $317.82 2 $635.64

Materials cost

$635.64

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$675.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$119.15

Total project goal

$794.32

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$794.32

2 Donors

-$794.31

Donations toward project cost

-$675.17

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$119.14

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

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$0.00

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