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Ms. Moux from Homestead FL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Full STEAM Ahead

My students need STEAM bins (pencil boxes) filled with hands-on activities such as magnetic blocks, LEGO bricks, Play-Doh and more.

  • $239 goal

This project expired on May 11, 2018.

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My Students

My students are each uniquely intelligent in their own way. They are curious when it comes to the learning topics and are always analyzing and making connections with the material. My students are always two steps ahead of me. They are eager to learn.

My students are tomorrow's leaders.

They love to read and constantly need to be moving; they can't sit still. They are thinkers and are constantly asking questions. They want to know it all. They are always trying their best and you can see they enjoy being in school.

My Project

My students are a creative bunch and constantly need to be busy. I feel that these STEAM bins will help develop their "thinking out of the box" thought processes. STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics. These bins are an ideal hands-on solution for early finishers, morning work, centers, fine motor practice, indoor recess, or positive reinforcement of behavior.

My goal is to build on my students' creativeness with these STEAM bins.

These STEAM bins will have STEAM challenges for them to create.

Each STEAM task will have: task cards with writing prompts about what they built, plan sheets where they can draw their structure, a task card to build certain things with the materials from the pencil box. Task cards might ask student to build a tent, tower, box, a house, rocket or plane using only the materials from the bin. Each pencil box is filled with different materials, for example: colorful pipe cleaners, LEGO bricks, Play-Doh, magnetic blocks, mini plastic cups and geometric tiles. These materials will help my students to think outside of the box. We are used to building and completing projects with instructions, these bins are instruction free which helps each student to create on their own. My goal to show how we all think differently and how we can all create the same thing in a different way. Our school is slowly transitioning into a STEAM school and I would like to expose my students to these challenges and activities early on.

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

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This project will reach 35 students.

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Charles Leonard Pencil Boxes, Plastic Snap-Close Box, 2.5 x 5.25 x 8.25 Inches, Assorted Colors, 24-Pack (76305) • Amazon Business $49.68 1 $49.68
Magnetic Blocks - 128 pcs Large Set & Storage Box - 3D Building Educational Toys for Boys and Girls - Great for 3+ Years Old Toddlers and Kids - Tiles with Innovative Build Magnets - Great Gift! • Amazon Business $39.95 1 $39.95
LEGO Classic Medium Creative Brick Box 10696 • Amazon Business $27.99 1 $27.99
Learning Resources Dive into Shapes! "Sea" and Build Geometry Set • Amazon Business $18.39 1 $18.39
Play-Doh Modeling Compound 10-Pack Case of Colors (Amazon Exclusive), Non-Toxic, Assorted Colors, 2-Ounce Cans • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
Acerich 300 Pcs Assorted Colors Pipe Cleaners DIY Art Craft Decorations Chenille Stems (6 mm x 12 Inch) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Settings 3oz Plastic Disposable Clear Cups Cups 100 Count Pack Of 2 • Amazon Business $8.94 1 $8.94

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