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

LEGO Mania

My students need Legos, baseplates, and a storage solution to compete in the First League Lego Expo.

  • $230 goal

This project expired on June 11, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students of our school are eager to learn, design, innovate, and create. Our school follows the constructivist theory that students learn by doing. We are classified as a school of technology and as a Showcase school. We've been recognized at the NYC DOE Tech Summit and in Parent's Guide for the Best Schools in NYC.

Throughout the school day, students are engaged in rich learning tasks on a daily basis throughout all subject areas.

Teachers provide multiple entry points and multiple means of representation to ensure student success.

My Project

My students are currently researching and participating in Lego Expos throughout New York City. We are expected to present our project at Google headquarters in March. In order to be a part of this expo, students need additional LEGOS and baseplates to further develop and construct their "Salmon Migration Solution."

Students have researched the Hydroelectric Energy and how this affects ecosystems.

Students found that salmon are especially disrupted by hydroelectric plants. Students then used LEGO parts to create a prototype as a visual representation of their problem and solution.

In addition, in order to organize all of their materials, students need a storage solution for all of these supplies.

Ms. Z.
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 497 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LEGO Classic Large Creative Brick Box 10698 • Amazon Business $47.99 1 $47.99
LEGO Bricks & More Building Plate 628 • Amazon Business $34.99 1 $34.99
LEGO Bricks & More Building Plate 628 • Amazon Business $34.99 1 $34.99
IRIS 6-Case Activity Chest with Organizer Top, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $28.99 1 $28.99
The Lego Ideas Book: Unlock Your Imagination • Amazon Business $15.69 1 $15.69

Materials cost

$162.65

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$195.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$34.43

Total project goal

$229.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$229.52

1 Donor

-$229.52

Donations toward project cost

-$195.09

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.43

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$0.00

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