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Mrs. Simmons from Charlotte NC is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Robotic Discovery

Help me give my students the opportunity to learn about the world of STEM and the chance to bring my class into the 21st Century of learning.

  • $593 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I am a teacher in a Title I low income school with children who are at risk from developing academic and social equality in order to develop and perform on grade level when entering kindergarten and grades beyond. In order to bridge the transition and help with the challenges the children face I want to create a STEM learning environment.

The children in my classroom lack the materials to explore and create robots and engineering opportunities.

I love the children in my classroom because they are caring and have the desire to learn. Each child brings a unique quality to the classroom. I enjoy the children because they are risk takers and support each other. This project will help to provide the children in my classroom with (STEAM) materials for hands-on experiences. This will give enriching, meaningful learning opportunities and build a great learning environment. This will improve the opportunity for the children to learn how to create and design using critical thinking skills. This will bring the opportunity to expose the children to high level learning that will increase global awareness.

My Project

The purpose of this project is to bring the world of robotics into the classroom. The materials that I am requesting will help to develop and create a world of STEM learning and exploration. The children in my classroom are dreaming of the opportunity to have hands on experiences in creating and designing. This is the true sense of robotic learning.

They will have the opportunity to learn how to use these STEAM materials that will increase global learning and lifelong learners.

The use of these materials will give my students the ultimate experiences as they learn and grow in the class.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Botley™ The Coding Robot Classroom Set (2 Set/2 Indiv. /1 Access) • AKJ Education $218.99 1 $218.99
Maker Kit Large • AKJ Education $89.99 1 $89.99
Stem Classroom Bundle • AKJ Education $87.59 1 $87.59
KEVA Contraptions: 50 Piece Set • AKJ Education $14.56 1 $14.56
Stem Explorations: Levers & Pulleys Building Set • AKJ Education $13.49 1 $13.49
Hexagon Pattern Block Tray • AKJ Education $4.37 2 $8.74

Materials cost

$433.36

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$33.80

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$503.66

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$88.88

Total project goal

$592.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$592.54

2 Donors

-$297.00

Donations toward project cost

-$252.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.55

match offer

-$295.54

Match offer toward project cost

-$251.21

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.33

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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