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Ms. Alfano from La Grange IL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Four Classes That Engineer

My students need durable engineering materials that will allow their imagination to run wild such as Magna-Tiles, Lincoln Logs, and Tinkertoys.

  • $1,178 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are kind hearted and hard working. They are quite inquisitive and have a natural curiosity for engineering and creating.

These first graders love to work in cooperative groups using their imagination to invent all sorts of new things.

They thrive on collaboration for solving all sorts of real-world problems.

We are looking forward to fostering a continued love of learning for each and every student. We are all excited to see what these new materials will inspire the children to do.

My Project

Our students need durable engineering materials that will allow their imagination to run wild...Who knows what they will come up with?

Tinker Toys will be used for engineering, Magna-Tiles can be used to build things, Lincoln Logs can be used to inspire teamwork, and Plus Plus Pieces are going to be used as a unique alternative to LEGO bricks.

I am bringing back some of the toys we played with as kids.

The kids are going to have such a fun and educational experience in first grade. Each and every student will have an exceptional time tinkering with all these new goodies.

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This project will reach 100 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PicassoTiles 100 Piece Set 100pcs Magnet Building Tiles Clear Magnetic 3D Building Blocks Construction Playboards, Creativity beyond Imagination, Inspirational, Recreational, Educational Conventional • Amazon Business $49.99 8 $399.92
LINCOLN LOGS -Collector's Edition Village - 327 Pieces - For Ages 3+ - Preschool Education Toy • Amazon Business $91.31 3 $273.93
TINKERTOY 30 Model Super Building Set - 200 Pieces - For Ages 3+ Preschool Educational Toy • Amazon Business $37.26 3 $111.78
LINCOLN LOGS - Oak Creek Lodge - 137 Pieces - Ages 3+ Preschool Education Toy • Amazon Business $36.99 2 $73.98
Plus-Plus 300-Piece Basic Assortment • Amazon Business $18.79 3 $56.37
TINKERTOY - 100 Piece Essentials Value Set - Ages 3+ Preschool Education Toy • Amazon Business $20.46 2 $40.92

Materials cost

$956.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$14.35

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,001.25

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$176.69

Total project goal

$1,177.94

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,177.94

2 Donors

-$1,001.47

Donations toward project cost

-$1,001.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.22

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$176.47

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$0.00

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