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Ms. Rafter from Irvine CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Learn ABCs, 123s, and More With Beebots

Help me give my students the opportunity to build their knowledge of letters, sounds, sight words, and mathematical practices while also learning coding skills!

  • $719 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in first grade are excited about learning! They have lots of energy and are working to develop their ability read, write, and build mathematical practices.

My students vary in ability.

Some are just learning their letters and sounds while others know how to read chapter books. Some students compute mentally while others still use their fingers. I try to make my classroom one that caters to ALL learners. I love watching them grow more and more as learners every day!

My Project

Beebots are a great way for young learners to practice basic concepts while having fun. Using a learning mat, students will code their Beebot to move to letters, words, sums, and more using basic coding skills. For example, I will say, "move your Beebot to the letter than starts the word apple" and they will code the Beebot to move to that letter. In math, I will say, "move your Beebot to the sum of 5+4" and they will move it to 9. They will be learning without even knowing it! Incorporating fun into basic exercises is essential when working with first graders!

Ms. Rafter
Grades PreK-2

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15 donors15 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 95 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bee-Bot(r) Rechargeable Robot (Set of 6) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $474.95 1 $474.95
Bee-Bot(r) Docking Station • Kaplan Early Learning Company $49.95 1 $49.95

Materials cost

$524.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$48.03

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.87

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$610.80

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$107.79

Total project goal

$718.59

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$718.59

11 Donors

-$541.59

Donations toward project cost

-$460.36

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$81.23

match offer

-$177.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$150.45

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.55

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$0.00

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