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Mrs. Hall from Chesapeake OH is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Makers Gonna Make

My students need materials to use during the MAKERSPACE station in my classroom as well as headphones to use during the technology station.

  • $331 goal

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My Students

I teach in a small town where I actually grew up and currently live. This community and school hold such a special place in my heart. The students at our school come from low income families where we send home food for the weekend or long break to ensure three meals a day for our students. On the other hand- we also have some amazing students from amazing families who go above and beyond to help in the classroom and school. Our students come to school everyday excited and ready to learn!

My Project

For this project, I am asking for materials to use for a Makerspace station as well as headphones to use during our Technology station. A MAKERSPACE station in my classroom would consist of materials for my students to have access to during Must Do/May Do time every afternoon. With these materials, students are encouraged to explore, design, invent, and create things on their own. Every afternoon, I read with reading groups and the students are completing journals and assignments for Must Do. When finished, they have a chance to pick a May Do station. One of these May Do stations would include the Makerspace station and a Technology station (headphones). In this station, students will use playdoh, Lego's, foam blocks, popsicle sticks, paper plates, etc to create, invent, design or construct different things. Students will use these materials and their creativity to think outside the box!

Mrs. Hall
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AmazonBasics Lightweight On-Ear Headphones - Black • Amazon Business $14.24 10 $142.40
EVA Foam Building Blocks And Stacking Blocks -Non Toxic- 150 Pcs Creative And Educational- With Reusable zippered Bag By Dragon Too • Amazon Business $19.99 2 $39.98
Peel-and-Stick Self Adhesive Lego Compatible Brick Building Base Plates - 4 pack (10"x10") green baseplate - Fastest and Easiest DIY Lego Play Table or Wall - By DreambuilderToy (4XGREEN) • Amazon Business $19.50 2 $39.00
WABA Fun Mad Mattr Super-Soft Modelling Dough Compound that Never Dries Out, 10 Ounces, Red • Amazon Business $12.99 2 $25.98

Materials cost

$247.36

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.71

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$281.07

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$49.60

Total project goal

$330.67

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$330.67

6 Donors

-$265.67

Donations toward project cost

-$225.82

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.85

match offer

-$65.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$55.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.75

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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