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Ms. Nolan from Porter TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Us Bring Botley, The Coding Robot, to Our Campus!

My students need Botley, The Coding Robot, to learn to be innovative leaders on our campus.

  • $598 goal

This project expired on August 3, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our campus is a Title I school which serves students with economic disadvantages. Approximately 75% of our school's population receive free and reduced lunches. A majority of our student population consists of Hispanic and Caucasian students. Despite the challenges, each student comes in every day eager to learn.

Even after Hurricane Harvey delayed the beginning of our school year, our students continue to overcome academic challenges on a daily basis.

On our campus, 10% of our students participate in our Gifted and Talented program. The GT students are encouraged to push through the challenges they face and become the best student so they can go to college!

During our GT Enrichment classes, the students participate in STEM challenges and utilize their problem-solving skills. Not only do our students utilize STEM skills, they learn to work collaboratively with their peers.

Coding and robotics is a great way to engage GT students. By allowing them to learn how to code, they can be leaders in their classrooms. This allows all teachers on our campus to challenge their students with STEM activities like robotics.

My Project

By bringing Botley, The Coding Robot, to our campus, all of our students will be enriched when working on STEM activities. Today's students are interested in technology and coding activities. The highly engaging activities our students can participate in on our campus with Botley will motivate all learners.

By introducing Botley, The Coding Robot, to our Gifted and Talented students during enrichment time, the students utilize their problem-solving skills by collaborating with their peers.

All teachers on campus can use Botley activities in their classrooms and the GT students are the experts that lead the lesson. This teaches the GT students to be innovative leaders on our campus.

Ms. Nolan
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 100 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Botley The Coding Robot & Action Challenge Accessory Pack • Kaplan Early Learning Company $102.43 3 $307.29
Botley(r) The Coding Robot Activity Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $59.46 2 $118.92
Botleytm The Coding Robot (Single) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $45.01 1 $45.01

Materials cost

$471.22

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.07

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$508.29

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$89.70

Total project goal

$597.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$597.99

1 Donor

-$299.00

Donations toward project cost

-$254.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.85

match offer

-$298.99

Match offer toward project cost

-$254.14

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.85

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$0.00

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