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Mrs. Richardson from Alcoa TN is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Just Build Something

Help me give my students these Legos so they can learn and have fun planning, building, and renovating the old fashion way. I really like for my students to unplug from digital devices and play using their hands.

  • $286 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This year I have a great class. My classroom has a diverse group of students that comes from different races and socioeconomic groups. They are a very loving and a special group of kids that match my level of enthusiasm and excitement for learning every day.

My class is the best class that any teacher could ask for.

They are eager learners and love having the opportunity to peer teach or to show what they have learned. Even though we have our ups and downs, we always work it out. This has been my best class ever.

My Project

There are many days where we have to have indoor recess due to weather. (Too hot in July, snowing during the winter or raining for days on end). During indoor recess, my kids have an opportunity to reconnect with old fashioned board games. It is amazing to watch them play board games, put puzzles together, build using wooden blocks, draw on recycled paper or play school.

During indoor recess, Legos would allow my students to be creative, use their imagination, and help with problem solving.

Too often students want to play digitally, but I want my students to learn that they can have just as much fun using their brains to create something amazing with their hands.

Mrs. Richardson
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Creative LEGO¨ Brick Set • LEGO Education $64.95 3 $194.85

Materials cost

$194.85

Vendor shipping charges

$15.00

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$242.77

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$42.84

Total project goal

$285.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$285.61

1 Donor

-$285.61

Donations toward project cost

-$242.77

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.84

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$0.00

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