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Ms. Casello from Worcester MA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Keva Blocks- Hands on learning

My students need Keva blocks build together to foster teambuilding and bridge building at the same time. To transform the classroom with engaging projects that make hands-on learning, creating and experimenting an everyday event.

  • $1,146 goal

This project expired on July 20, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are special education, general education, and English as a Second Language students. They are inner city kids that come from homes that are very different than suburban kids.

In my school, we have twenty-six different countries represented.

Over half of our student population are ESL (English as a Second Language) students. We are currently a Level 4 school. Our students are hard-working and we are working an extended day to push them to become true lifelong learners.

My students come from homes where poverty is the norm. Sometimes they have no clue where their next meal will be from, or if mom/dad will be there when they get home from school.

My classroom is full of many different learners. I love going to work every day because, as an educator, I am challenged in many different ways. I feel like I am truly making a difference in these students' lives.

My Project

These children can build together - foster teambuilding and bridge building at the same time. I can Transform my classroom with engaging projects that make hands-on learning, creating and experimenting an everyday event. This will give students the gift they will remember for years. Students simply stack wood planks to create buildings, bridges, sculptures, physics challenges, STEM lessons and so much more. It’s the ideal activity to help kids gain an understanding of balance and proportion, as well as an interest in architecture, building, and design. This set will make an immediate and noticeable impact on your students in many ways.

Ms. Casello
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 100 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Keva Blocks • Keva $449.99 2 $899.98

Materials cost

$899.98

Vendor shipping charges

$30.00

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$13.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$973.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$171.79

Total project goal

$1,145.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,145.27

1 Donor

-$1,145.27

Donations toward project cost

-$973.48

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$171.79

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$0.00

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