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Ms. Lomas from Lomita CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Engaging Young Engineers

My students need three sets of the "Design & Build Engineering Centers" and two sets of the "Design and Play STEAM Kits" to help nurture their engineering and artistic skills.

  • $654 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a teacher at an public school that services predominately minority and low socioeconomic students. I teach the ETK class, which is an Extended Transitional Kindergarten made up of 4 and 5-year-olds. I come to school each day looking forward to teaching and learning from my students.

I have an imaginative and curious group of students, who love learning and building.

My budding engineers will create structures, bridges, vehicles, and anything else that tickles their imaginations (including a helicopter for superheroes).

My Project

My 4 to 5 year old students love to play and build. I need tools that will help me lay these foundational STEM skills but entice my students with "fun toys" that teach. The Design & Build Engineering Centers will allow my students to practice their building skills and the Design & Play STEAM Kits will enable my students to engineer their own vehicle.

The Design & Build Engineering Centers and the Design & Play STEAM Kits will help me instruct and foster my students' love of learning and playing.

By donating to our project, you can help me engage my young engineers on their road to success.

Ms. Lomas
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP750X - Design & Build Engineering Centers • Lakeshore Learning Materials $125.00 3 $375.00
TT570X - Design & Play STEAM Kits - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 2 $99.98

Materials cost

$474.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$43.46

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.12

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$555.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$98.04

Total project goal

$653.60

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$653.60

6 Donors

-$578.60

Donations toward project cost

-$491.81

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$86.79

match offer

-$75.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$63.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.25

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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