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Ms. Ellberg from Berkeley CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

New Science Materials Give Us STEAM!!

Help me give my students Science and Engineering supplies/tools for STEAM choice time.

  • $179 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a diverse group of fourth graders who attend an urban, public elementary school in Northern California. My students come from a variety of socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds and speak a variety of languages. They come to school with a broad range of learning experiences.

My students are eager to learn and do their best.

They want to be in school because they want to learn all they can to be successful one day. My students walk into our classroom every day full of life, ready to learn, and excited for what is in store for them that day!

My Project

Every week my class participates in hands on activities and uses different materials for science and engineering choice time. My students love this time during the week. They work in groups to build and make new and exciting things. My students love to build, create and find out how things work! Adding more STEAM materials/building materials (like KAPLA blocks) will also help foster a cooperative environment where everyone participates. These materials will create additional opportunities to work together and give them more items to explore engineering concepts. This will also foster their interest in STEAM education as they engage in creating different sorts of structures and unique creations. Each of these items will allow my students to become more creative, imaginative, and inspired to learn more about coding, engineering, math, and science.

Please support my students creativity by giving them the gift of science and engineering materials.

As we continue to add more STEAM stations their desire to learn, create and experiment grows as well.

Ms. Ellberg
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PicassoTiles 100 Piece Set 100pcs Magnet Building Tiles Clear Magnetic 3D Building Blocks Construction Playboards, Creativity beyond Imagination, Inspirational, Recreational, Educational Conventional • Amazon Business $54.99 1 $54.99
Magnet Build Deluxe 100 Piece 3D Magnetic Tile Building Set Extra Strong Magnets and Super Durable Tiles, Educational, Creative, Assorted Shapes and Vibrant Bright Colors • Amazon Business $54.79 1 $54.79

Materials cost

$109.78

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.04

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$151.47

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.73

Total project goal

$178.20

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$178.20

3 Donors

-$169.37

Donations toward project cost

-$151.47

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.90

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

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$0.00

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