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Mrs. Long from Mooresville NC is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Empowering with Spheros

My students need Sphero robots to continue to explore coding, STEM, and cross- curricular lessons to encourage students to explore their own passions and ideas.

  • $1,711 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students come from different economic backgrounds. Our school is in a growing economic community that is a suburb of a thriving metropolitan community. Our students are academically diverse as our school opens different experiences to our students through field trips like Sound to Sea and history trips to Washington, D.C. and New York. Clubs like Dungeon & Dragons, Step Team, STEM, and a variety of team sports allows all students to find a place our school. Our students have been able to discover many of these passions through the school library. Allowing our students to explore their own passions and supporting these ideas allows our students to become empowered with their own learning.

My Project

With the Spero robots requested in this project, students will be able to empower their own learning and explore a variety of passions across the curricular and beyond. The Spheros are small robots that allow students to learn and create. This tool can be used across all curriculums and electives.

Students learn to collaborate, problem solve, and critically think as they engage in a fun activity of learning.

The sky is the limit with Spheros and our students. We are so excited to bring 12 into our family and allow more students to be engaged in their learning and learning career ready skills for their future.

Mrs. Long
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sphero SPRK+ STEAM Educational Robot • Amazon Business $108.59 12 $1,303.08

Materials cost

$1,303.08

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$101.64

3rd party payment processing fee

$19.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,454.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$256.64

Total project goal

$1,710.91

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,710.91

1 Donor

-$1,710.91

Donations toward project cost

-$1,454.27

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$256.64

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$0.00

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