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Mrs. Brown from Henrico VA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Dive Into Deeper Learning Using STEAM!

My students need additional technology to learn coding and consumable items to design and build as they learn the engineering process.

  • $992 goal

This project expired on December 28, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This year, I have the opportunity to work with students in grades K-5. Our students are very inquisitive and enjoy learning new things. I will be working with all students to incorporate science, technology, engineering, the arts, and math (STEAM) in my daily lessons to develop critical and creative thinking skills along with collaboration and communication.

As a past 5th grade teacher who has incorporated STEAM in the classroom, my students became incredibly engaged and immersed in the projects and also came up with new ways to solve the problems and/or used what we were doing to develop new products.

My Project

The materials listed for my project will be used to incorporate a STEAM approach into the learning experience. Students will be immersed in authentic STEAM experiences that prepare them for tomorrow's future. They will have the opportunity to use the materials to code, create, build, collaborate, and develop creative and critical thinking skills.

I believe project based learning is an integral part of the student learning profile.

The STEAM class will use tools like the ozobot to learn coding and enhance reading comprehension skills such summarizing to retell a story such as the The Three Little Pigs and the ozobot would be one of the main characters.

Students engaged in STEAM learning experiences apply life ready skills and core content knowledge across disciplines, participate in hands on learning, and broaden their interests and expand their talents in STEAM-related fields.

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

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24 donors24 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 500 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ozobot Bit (2 Extra Bots) • Amazon Business $99.95 2 $199.90
Makey Makey Collectors Gift Box Edition • Amazon Business $49.95 3 $149.85
SmartLab Toys Aftershock Earthquake Lab Set (53 Piece) • Amazon Business $27.96 5 $139.80
Wholesale Bulk Headphone Earphone Earbud - Kaysent(KHP0-25DBlue)25 Pack Wholesale Dark Blue Headphone for School, Classroom, Airplane, Hospiital, Students,Kids and Adults • Amazon Business $69.98 1 $69.98
CALCULATOR TI-108 K-3 STORE/CARRY ST/10 108/TKT/1L1E • Frey Scientific $65.15 1 $65.15
AA696 - Lakeshore Scissors Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
LEGO Classic Creative Builder Box 10703 (Exclusive) • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Whitmor Natural Wood Clothespins, S/100 • Amazon Business $9.96 3 $29.88
ACCO Paper Fasteners, 1" Length, Brass Plated, 1 Case, 10 Boxes/Case, 100 Fasteners/Box (A7071710CS) • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Fun Central BC831 Animal party pack - 12pieces farm animals, 12pieces rain forest animals, 12pieces 2" cat figures, 12pieces vinyl plastic horses and 12pieces safari animals • Amazon Business $19.11 1 $19.11
CO RODE 750pcsX3mm LED Light Emitting Diodes, 3mm Diffused LED Blubs Assortment Kit DIY Decorate Lights (White Red Yellow Blue Green, 5 Colors x 150pcs) • Amazon Business $13.85 1 $13.85
Ocean Sea Animals Figures, 60 Pack Mini Plastic Deep Underwater Life Creatures Set, STEM Educational Shower Bath Toys Gift for Baby Toddler Cupcake Toppers Party Supplies with Turtle Octopus Shark • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Vkey 500pcs (250 Pair Sets) 3/4" Diameter Sticky Back Coins Hook & Loop Self Adhesive Dots Tapes White-Delivery By FBA • Amazon Business $9.29 1 $9.29

Materials cost

$792.77

Vendor shipping charges

$7.82

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$842.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$148.67

Total project goal

$991.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$991.15

23 Donors

-$632.51

Donations toward project cost

-$547.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$85.01

match offer

-$347.04

Match offer toward project cost

-$294.98

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$52.06

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$11.61

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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