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Ms. Capobianco from Jamaica NY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Full STEAM (Supplies) Ahead!

Help me give my students Legos for STEM Education and Lego Literacy in the classroom and paper trays to help students become more responsible and organized when turning in their completed masterpieces!

  • $175 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My class is a class of 32 enthusiastic learners who come from a variety of cultures and backgrounds. The majority of my students receive free or reduced-price lunch and many of them have already experienced homelessness at one point in their lives. Our classroom is our home away from home. We all come together as a community for lessons and fun activities. However, our resources are limited. We are in need of tools to help meet the needs of each individual learner in our classroom.

In our classroom, we are one big family and we are part of a larger school community.

Some students struggle with daily academic skills, especially those students who find traditional learning activities difficult or who are learning English as their second language. This year, our school is starting a STEM initiative through the use of project-based learning opportunities. This will help the students to grow their problem-solving skills in a hands-on way with real-world experiences. It will help them to build their cooperative learning skills and become outside the box thinkers. My students need the option of fun, alternative activities and lessons to support their learning styles.

My Project

These classroom supplies will help our daily activities run much smoother! Having two sets of LEGO building blocks will allow my students to complete engaging STEAM activities. Students will be able to construct buildings, houses, communities, and more. More students will be able to participate in LEGO-based activities since there will be more materials to go around. The paper storage trays will keep our classroom looking neat and tidy! These paper trays will help my students to learn responsibility and build organizational skills. Color coded paper trays will help students easily differentiate where their work should be turned in based on the color of the paper tray. They match other bins we have in our classroom, which makes the classroom look less distracting for students too.

These learning materials will allow for continued success in our classroom and beyond.

Ms. Capobianco
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LEGO Classic Large Creative Brick Box 10698 • Amazon Business $47.99 2 $95.98
TT192BP - Neon Lakeshore Paper Tray - Bright Pink • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 1 $6.99
TT192BB - Neon Lakeshore Paper Tray - Bright Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 1 $6.99
TT192BL - Neon Lakeshore Paper Tray - Bright Purple • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$116.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$148.70

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.24

Total project goal

$174.94

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$174.94

2 Donors

-$83.06

Donations toward project cost

-$78.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.96

match offer

-$83.06

Match offer toward project cost

-$70.60

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.46

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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