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Mr. Forsythe from Miami FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

From STEM to STEAM after Hurricane Maria!

My students need Engino Discovering Stem kits, STEAM books, globes for hands-on and interactive learning after Hurricane Maria.

  • $261 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students at our school are one-of-a-kind. They love school just as much as the next child. I need to do all I can, during school hours, to help these students progress to well-developed, smart young men and women. To effectively teach students in a wide range of levels, I need many resources. Help me bring in the necessary materials to help my students succeed in school.

The majority of the students at the school come from low-economical households.

Students and parents do not have the financial means to provide essentials. Since Hurricane Irma and Maria, things have become even tighter for parents.

My Project

Hurricane Irma and Maria has put a damper on the energy and efforts of many in the community and in my students. Now we are getting displaced students from Hurricane Maria. They come to school distracted, and as a teacher, it is my job to make sure they are getting the best education possible.

I will like to have fun interactive STEAM activities my students can do without the worry of having to buy any of the supplies needed to complete it.

Discovering STEM kits, interactive globes, and STEAM activities books. Having access to these materials will help my students that do not speak English learn by doing. The can build things with their hands, or go to a different country just with a click of a button using the interactive globes. Help me bring science to life and help my students learn in a fun and interesting way by providing these supplies.

Mr. Forsythe
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Shifu Orboot: An Educational, Augmented Reality Based Globe for Kids | STEM Toy for Boys & Girls Age 4 to 10 years | Ideal Gift for Kids • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
Smart World Globe - 3 In 1 Illuminated Globe with Built-in Augmented Reality Technology, Earth by Day, Constellations by Night, AR App Experience, Adventure and Discovery, Educational Gift for Child • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
Engino Discovering STEM Structures Constructions & Bridges Construction Kit • Amazon Business $31.19 1 $31.19
Engino Discovering Stem: Levers, Linkages & Structures Building Kit • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
STEAM Kids: 50+ Science / Technology / Engineering / Art / Math Hands-On Projects for Kids • Amazon Business $22.49 1 $22.49
Maker Lab: 28 Super Cool Projects: Build * Invent * Create * Discover • Amazon Business $14.78 1 $14.78

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