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Ms. Hembrough from MacHesney Pk IL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Go Learn with Legos!

My students need LEGO WeDo 2.0 robotics kits for more hands-on learning opportunities in engineering, technology, and problem solving.

  • $507 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

First graders are energetic, full of spunk, and enthusiastic. They love to learn. They love their teachers. And they love new experiences. The first grade students at my school perfectly fit these descriptors.

The early years of school are when students' opinions about education are formed.

I work hard to help my students develop positive feelings about school. I want my students to see themselves as hard workers and life-long learners. I want them to realize that, through hard work, they can accomplish anything.

My Project

I recently attended the LearnIT conference at Northern Illinois University. One of the sessions featured LEGO WeDo 2.0 robotics kits, and I was immediately hooked! My mind was racing as I thought of all the ways I can incorporate these kits into my classroom. I was so excited when I experienced success with my building, and I know my students will feel that same sense of accomplishment. We need LEGO WeDo 2.0 robotics kits for more hands on learning opportunities in engineering, technology, and problem solving.

This type of work will allow students to explore engineering, technology, and problem solving, as well as working cooperatively with peers.

In today's classroom, with so much to accomplish, it is difficult to find time to address all academic areas. Activities such as this, that incorporate multiple skill sets, ensure students are able to grow in all academic areas- while having fun and using LEGOs!

Ms. Hembrough
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 21 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
WeDo 2.0 Core Set • LEGO Education $189.95 2 $379.90

Materials cost

$379.90

Vendor shipping charges

$15.00

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.70

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$430.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$75.99

Total project goal

$506.59

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$506.59

6 Donors

-$498.65

Donations toward project cost

-$430.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$68.05

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.94

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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