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Ms. Senior from Fort Wayne IN is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Engineering Creative Minds

Help me give my students Stand-Up Magnetic Write & Wipe Center, Wooden Train Set, and Create-A-Path Magnetic Center so my students can be creative through building and engineering!

  • $310 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are Head Start school, working on closing the achievement gap. We are a community of Pre-K children wanting to learn despite the obstacles we face every day.

Our families come from various cultures and backgrounds.

They speak different languages, as well. The children develop differently and reach developmental milestones at various stages. We have sets of siblings in our classrooms, which makes learning interesting. No child should be left behind. Team work makes the dream work! This is our school family.

My Project

All my students want to build and create paths for the cars and trains to maneuver through and construct pathways for which objects have to move through. My classroom is made up of mainly boys and we do not have a train set for them to play with or a magnetic double sided white board that is just for the children to use.

I want to sculpt intuitive, creative, and engineering minds in my students.

I want my students to problem solve out scenarios through creating pathways of which to go. Whether that be through putting together train tracks or creating pathways of which objects need to move through!

Ms. Senior
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LA583 - Stand-Up Magnetic Write & Wipe Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $99.50 1 $99.50
VR146 - 100-Piece Wooden Train Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $79.99 1 $79.99
PP777 - Create-A-Path Magnetic Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99

Materials cost

$229.48

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$262.92

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.40

Total project goal

$309.32

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$309.32

2 Donors

-$155.00

Donations toward project cost

-$131.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.25

match offer

-$154.32

Match offer toward project cost

-$131.17

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.15

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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