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Mrs. Stefanik from Hazleton PA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Magnificent Magna Tiles

My students need magna tiles to help to learn basic math and engineering concepts while having fun!

  • $254 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Kindergarten is the springboard into a students education. My students are special because for many this is their first educational setting. Every child deserves the best education that is available to them.

I teach in a high poverty school in Pennsylvania, with a high percentage of students coming from a low socioeconomically backgrounds.

Imagine being a new student, in a new environment, separated from your family for the first time, this is the reality for most of the students in my classroom. I want their first educational experience to be extraordinary!

My Project

Magna tiles will allow my 25 active Kindergarten students the opportunity to use hands on materials to create, explore, and master basic math concepts such as shapes, colors, and how the can fit together and make a more intricate shape. Magna tiles will allow the students basic engineering concepts through creative play.

Magna tiles will allow my students to create stem activities such as building a house for the Three Little Pigs, building a bridge to react the Three Billy Goats Gruff, and allowing them to explore their own creations.

Many students that I teach do not have access to necessary materials to foster and promote higher level thinking.

Mrs. Stefanik
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DG547 - Magna-Tiles® - Master Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.99 1 $129.99
DG546 - Magna-Tiles® - Starter Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $52.99 1 $52.99

Materials cost

$182.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.74

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$215.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.07

Total project goal

$253.79

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$253.79

20 Donors

-$169.16

Donations toward project cost

-$153.54

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.62

match offer

-$73.15

Match offer toward project cost

-$62.18

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.97

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$11.48

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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