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Mrs. Hamooz from Brooklyn NY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning With Legos!

Help me give my students LEGOS, the tools to be creative and inventive in play.

  • $183 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work in a Title I school where one hundred percent of the children receive free breakfast and lunch. The children reside in middle to lower class families. My children come from homes where many families speak languages other than English. Many of the children in my class go to before and after care. Some are in daycare at six in the morning and remain there until seven in the evening. My children look for a home away from home when they enter my room.

Many of my children come from single-parent homes.

They enter my classroom looking for love and attention. These children become my own during our school day. I offer them a place of comfort, security, nurturing, creativity, and learning. The look on their faces as they learn letters and sounds, write their names or paint beautiful pictures of the world as they see it, is just amazing!

My Project

Sharing, discussing your building strategy and assigning roles is an important part of the process of a LEGO build. It can even help to increase language development.

The ability to plan, organize, and then execute are all critical skills that can be applied to any goal-orientated actions in life.

With LEGOs children are always on the go, thinking, and implementing. Playing with LEGOs Increases spatial awareness and allows for better focus and concentration.

It is a great tool for constructive problem solving and lateral thinking. Children are exposed to adventure and experimentation.

Playing with LEGOs is also a great way to build fine motor skills development.

Mrs. Hamooz
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Build Me Emotions • LEGO Education $78.95 1 $78.95
BLOCK BUDDIES SET OF 46 • School Specialty $26.99 1 $26.99

Materials cost

$105.94

Vendor shipping charges

$17.70

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.59

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$155.23

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.39

Total project goal

$182.62

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$182.62

2 Donors

-$132.62

Donations toward project cost

-$112.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.89

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

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$0.00

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