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Mrs. Vinson from Newport News VA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Keep Calm and Help Us STEM

My students need STEM supplies that will engage their senses to help them acquire science, math, engineering, problem solving, and literacy skills that will lead to a love of learning!

  • $215 goal

This project expired on December 13, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a Title I, First Step Pre-Kindergarten center in Newport News. We are the largest in the area. Our school accepts students that are identified as academically high risk and we provide school readiness activities for 4 and 5 year old children in full day programs.

Most of our students come from low-income households.

Every child receives free breakfast and lunch meal each day. We have 18 students in our class who will benefit greatly from this project.

My Project

My preschool students will love learning with these STEM activities throughout the whole day.

My students will work together with hands-on materials to solve a problem and celebrate their outcome.

The Engineer a Coaster will let them work together to create a coaster. The build and blue print will have them building houses like we see in the community. The Gingerbread Stem kit will have them working with one of their favorite stories to come up with a plan and then to see if they can find a way to save the gingerbread man. Hand on learning while becoming problem solvers.

Mrs. Vinson
Grades PreK-2
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 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LL570 - Engineer-A-Coaster Activity Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
FF579 - Blocks & Blueprints Learning Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
PP628 - Gingerbread Man Problem Solving STEM Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99

Materials cost

$149.97

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.25

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$182.22

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$32.16

Total project goal

$214.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$214.38

1 Donor

-$107.19

Donations toward project cost

-$91.11

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.08

match offer

-$107.19

Match offer toward project cost

-$91.11

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.08

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$0.00

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