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Mrs. Gray from Gadsden AL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Getting an A in Coding with a BEE

My students need two BEE-BOT programmable robots in order to learn coding.

  • $365 goal

This project expired on November 29, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My class is a great group of students. They are a mixture of black, Hispanic and white all coming from a high poverty area. My students attend a Title 1 school and work hard to overcome many obstacles.

My students are an awesome group of kids who love coming to school and learning new things.

As a way of learning we work in small groups with hands-on-materials. This helps the kids make connections while learning social skills.

Several of my students are in tier reading and math which provides them even more support. There is nothing more rewarding than to see a struggling student grasp a concept and walk away with a smile on their face.

My Project

The world of coding starts younger and younger. Unfortunately with students mainly arriving from a lower economic background, they are less likely to be exposed to this type of activity; putting them at a stark disadvantage.

By donating to our project, you will help to open the door to a whole new world and help to increase not only student attention but academic achievement as well.

With coding materials at their finger tips students will learn cause and effect, directional language, and simple coding. These building blocks could set the foundation for a future full of new opportunity and advancement.

Mrs. Gray
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BT363 - Bee-Bot® Programmable Robot • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 2 $139.98
BR875 - Light-Up Building Bricks - Master Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $79.99 1 $79.99
TT760 - Learn to Code File Folder Games - K-Gr. 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 1 $34.99

Materials cost

$254.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$20.78

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.82

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$309.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$54.63

Total project goal

$364.19

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$364.19

1 Donor

-$182.09

Donations toward project cost

-$154.78

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.31

match offer

-$182.09

Match offer toward project cost

-$154.78

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.31

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$0.00

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