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Mrs. Doyle from Longwood FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Project Dash for Coding

My students need Dash the Robot and a Kindle for programming Dash.

  • $267 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are enthusiastic and eager to learn about their ever-changing world. In my classroom, we embrace the uniqueness and diversity that make each of us all so very special. My students are representative of a typical 5th-grade classroom.

It is my desire to create an environment that fosters a love of learning and problem solving that will serve my students throughout their schooling.

Dash robots help to build critical thinking problem solving and skills.

My Project

Computer science is quickly becoming a new global language. It is also one of the fastest growing occupations available for young people. Unfortunately, it is predicted that there will be a shortage of a well-trained workforce by the year 2020. It is also predicted that there will be over 1 million jobs that are dependent on coding that will go unfilled in the US alone. Much of our daily interactions rely heavily on technology. That technology depends greatly on the development of new and cutting-edge software. Teaching children the language of coding and logical thinking will be critical in preparing them for their futures.

Dash is a fun and interactive robot that can help children develop their coding skills.

I am requesting a Dash robot and a Kindle tablet so that my students can learn to program.

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

This project will reach 42 students.

3 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wonder Workshop Dash Robot • Amazon Business $148.31 1 $148.31
Fire 7 Tablet with Alexa, 7" Display, 8 GB, Black - with Special Offers • Amazon Business $44.99 1 $44.99

Materials cost

$193.30

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$226.20

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.92

Total project goal

$266.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$266.12

3 Donors

-$266.12

Donations toward project cost

-$226.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.92

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$0.00

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