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  • $172 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Coach Bell
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 6 donors
  • $0 still needed

Magnificent Magnets!

Help me give my students Magna-Tiles for their hands-on engineering maker space challenges!

My Students

Desks. Chairs. Teachers. Pencils. Tests. Homework. Sound fun? No! Sound exactly like your classroom as a child? Yes! Our kids are worth more than the same 'ol, same 'ol!

My students come into my classroom knowing I've got outside-the-box lessons for them, and they can't wait to come in!

They love to try the Maker Space I have for them, and work on problem solving, teamwork, engineering, science concepts...and FUN! There's always a celebration at the end, even if nothing worked! We celebrate all of the ideas and attempts!

My Project

Maker Space! Engineering!! Teamwork! Challenges! These magnetic tiles teach spatial relationships, math, logic, and problem-solving through creative building! The tiles attract on all sides and in all combinations, helping children move from two-dimensional to three-dimensional creations!

Children learn best with hands-on experiences, where they can actually build what they are learning about, and SEE it!

Since Magna-Tiles are much harder to knock over than traditional blocks, children can learn basic engineering skills to build a variety of simple and complex 3-D structures.

In my maker space, students come in ready and eager to learn! They love challenges, and love to build! Children with all abilities feel so successful!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Magna-Tiles(r) 100-Piece Clear Colors Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $114.26 1 $114.26

Materials cost

$114.26

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.71

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$145.97

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.76

Total project goal

$171.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$171.73

5 Donors

-$141.73

Donations toward project cost

-$120.47

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.26

match offer

-$30.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$25.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 400 students.

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