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  • $434 goal

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Mrs. Speciale
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households
  • 10 donors
  • $0 still needed

Everybody Do the Robot!

Help me give my students WeDo 2.0 robots to take their STEM learning to the next level!

My Students

The students at our K-8th grade charter school here in Western North Carolina come from a variety of backgrounds, but one thing makes them stand out: our sense of community. Whether it is working together at school, helping and inspiring each other, cheering each other on, or doing projects that give back to our school, our community, and our environment, our students really shine.

Every day with our students, I am inspired by their enthusiasm and excitement for learning, as well as their good citizenship.

The biggest privilege I have is working with a group of students that make my day great, and get me excited about what we're learning together!

My Project

Our budding STEM program is growing by leaps and bounds. To enhance the middle school elective experience, I want to use robots to combine the engineering of creating the bot with the technology and math skills of coding. By completing challenges with the robots, my students will be utilizing hands-on learning, while developing critical thinking skills.

Working with robots allows students to guide their own learning through inquiry.

Robots spark creativity, while building 21st century skills and inspiring career possibilities.

Robot kits will make our middle school STEM program more robust and engaging. We can't wait to do the robot!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
WeDo 2.0 Core Set • LEGO Education $197.95 1 $197.95
WeDo 2.0 Add-On Power Pack • LEGO Education $97.90 1 $97.90

Materials cost

$295.85

Vendor shipping charges

$15.00

State sales tax

$23.08

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$368.37

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$65.01

Total project goal

$433.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$433.38

8 Donors

-$393.82

Donations toward project cost

-$340.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$53.07

Matching donations from our partners

-$32.50

Match offers toward project cost

-$27.62

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.88

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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10 donors10 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 150 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and 9 other donors.

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