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Mrs. Zafiris from Mobile AL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Kindergarten Code-A-Pillars Time!

My students need Code-a-pillar in order to learn early coding concepts.

  • $447 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a teacher at a low-income/high poverty area, my students are faced with both good and challenging situations. Despite the many challenges they face, I am looking to keep things simple and provide my students with creative and meaningful learning experiences. All the students at my school want a chance to enhance and reach for the stars.

I want my students to have a great advantage in education.

Many of them are being raised in foster care, single-parent homes, or with a close relative. The demographics in the areas where they live are not conducive to acceptable learning. When my students walk in my door, I want them to identify their exceptional characteristics, develop positive self-esteem, and feel they are cherished. I want them to know that my classroom is a heartfelt, inspiring, and encouraging environment where creativity is encouraged through self-expression and imagination.

My students want to experience their learning using hands-on activities. When I provide an atmosphere of involvement, their learning increases tremendously. Your donation will help give us the materials to make great thinkers and learning fun.

My Project

Technology and coding is an up and coming field in education. There are so many programs designed especially for our younger students, but we need the materials to help bring coding to life and encourage real-life experiences. If we want our students to gain experience with technology and coding, we need to begin giving students these experiences early.

Code-A-Pillars are designed for our younger learners .

They are made with little hands and young learners in mind. Code-A-Pillars can be used to teach the coding process by pushing buttons to make to code-a -pillars go. They can be use the skills that they learn from coding these mini robots for years to come.

Mrs. Zafiris
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Think & Learn Code-a-pillartm • Kaplan Early Learning Company $63.71 5 $318.55

Materials cost

$318.55

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$25.96

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$379.29

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$66.93

Total project goal

$446.22

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$446.22

3 Donors

-$359.50

Donations toward project cost

-$305.58

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$53.92

match offer

-$86.72

Match offer toward project cost

-$73.71

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.01

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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