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Mrs. Foster from San Lorenzo CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Lego for Our Makerspace!

Help me give my students LEGO education building materials to help their minds grow!

  • $541 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are an awesome group of energetic kids who want to learn!

My fantastic second graders are from a low-income community, where over 80% of students receive free or reduced-rate lunch.

Almost 70% of them speak a language at home that is not English. My students are engaged and want to learn about everything. We need Legos to help us learn. We love hands-on learning, and learning with Lego is fun! My students can create, imagine and learn with Lego.

My Project

My students need Lego for our newly constructed Makerspace. With the addition of Lego, my students will have a chance to create, build and imagine. Lego is such an important toy for children to use, but most of my students don't have any at home because of the cost. We have turned our old, dated computer lab into a Makerspace. We still are adding to our room and these materials would be a great addition. Students will go to the room and use Lego, as well as other materials to let their minds and hands create. Because we are a low-income school, we do not have the resources to add a lot.

Mrs. Foster
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Coding Express • LEGO Education $189.95 1 $189.95
Large Building Plates Set • LEGO Education $39.95 3 $119.85
Creative LEGO¨ Brick Set • LEGO Education $64.95 1 $64.95

Materials cost

$374.75

Vendor shipping charges

$15.00

State sales tax

$34.29

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.62

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$459.66

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$81.12

Total project goal

$540.78

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$540.78

6 Donors

-$463.84

Donations toward project cost

-$395.91

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$67.93

match offer

-$75.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$63.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.94

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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