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Mrs. Michelle Whetstone from Odessa TX is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning With Osmo 2

Help me give my students these Osmo centers that will allow our students to work on skills.

  • $1,218 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a life skills classroom that focuses on academics and functional skills. We have a class of unique individuals that are fun and spunky. Our class has students from Kinder to 5th grade and they range in age from 5-11 years old.

Many of our students are non-verbal and need materials that allow them to make choices and work on their imagination and creativity.

Students in our class can be unsure of their abilities and we like to encourage them to be as independent as possible.

In our room, it's OK to make mistakes as long as we try.

My Project

The Osmo system gives immediate feedback and will encourage students to continue reviewing the skills already taught.

Osmo is a system that attaches to our iPads and allows students to use manipulatives in real-time.

There are games about basic counting, spelling and word building, and also money. The students will love the ability to work on letter building and math skills with the hands-on materials and the help of the Osmo monster. The fact they are able to work on these skills without the help of the teachers helps build their confidence and increases the motivation to work independently.

All of these materials can be used throughout our center time each day and allow for a more focused/purposeful independent learning time.

Mrs. Michelle Whetstone
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Osmo - Little Genius Starter Kit for iPad - 4 Hands-On Learning Games - Preschool Ages - Problem Solving & Creativity (Osmo iPad Base Included) • Amazon Business $79.99 4 $319.96
Shifu Plugo STEM Pack - Math & Construction (Link & Count), Augmented Reality Games with Fun Building Blocks | Cool Math Game for Ages 5 - 10 Years Boys & Girls Pre-K to Grade 5 (iOS/Samsung Devices) • Amazon Business $74.99 3 $224.97
Square Panda Phonics Multisensory Sight, Touch, and Sound Playset for Kids Learning to Read - Home Edition • Amazon Business $49.50 4 $198.00
Osmo - New Base for iPad - 2 Hands-On Learning Games - Creative Drawing & Problem Solving/Early Physics - (Osmo iPad Base Included) White/Red • Amazon Business $39.99 2 $79.98
Osmo - Detective Agency: A Search & Find Mystery Game - Ages 5-12 - Explore The World - For iPad and Fire Tablet (Osmo Base Required) • Amazon Business $34.98 2 $69.96
Osmo - Hot Wheels MindRacers Game - Ages 7+ - Race a Real Hot Wheel On Screen - For iPad (Osmo Base Required - Amazon Exclusive) • Amazon Business $59.99 1 $59.99
Osmo - Super Studio Disney Mickey Mouse & Friends Game - Ages 5-11 - Learn to Draw your Clubhouse Favorites & Watch them Come to Life - For iPad and Fire Tablet (Osmo Base Required) • Amazon Business $18.90 1 $18.90
Osmo - Super Studio Learn to Draw Your Favorite Incredibles 2 Characters Game - Ages 5-11 - Watch them Come to Life - For iPad and Fire Tablet (Osmo Base Required) • Amazon Business $17.98 1 $17.98

Materials cost

$989.74

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$14.85

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,034.59

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$182.57

Total project goal

$1,217.16

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,217.16

1 Donor

-$1,217.16

Donations toward project cost

-$1,034.59

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$182.57

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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