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Mrs. Ruff from Augusta GA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Robotic Problem Solving Adventure

Help me give my students these robots to start their coding and problem solving adventure.

  • $275 goal

This project expired on January 13, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Welcome to my virtual classroom, full of anxious and excited students ready to tackle the new school year. Many of my students reside in government assisted housing and do not get a chance to enjoy many of the basic enjoyments life has to offer.

My current students are first and third graders that are below level in reading and math.

I also teach grades 3-5 after school coding and computer science.

Although my students come from a very low income community, the excitement for learning remains crisp in the air! Regardless of socioeconomic background, our school strives for educational excellence for the betterment of our students.

My Project

With these robots I can develop my students' problem solving skills in a fun, engaging, 21st century way. With these tools my kids will be able to create lines of code that not only play out on a computer monitor, but will make the robots move and complete tasks. My students, at this time, do not have access to much technology other than a computer at school. I want to expose my students to new things and broaden their outlook on the world. My students, even at this young age already have the mindset that they can't succeed I want to prove to them in a fun interactive way that they can do anything.

Mrs. Ruff
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ozobot Evo Educator Entry Kit - BLE Coding Robot & Teacher Training in 2 Ways to Code - STEM & STEAM for Grades K–12 (White) • Amazon Business $99.00 1 $99.00
Bit Coding Robot (Blue) • Amazon Business $54.44 1 $54.44
WowWee - Coder MiP The STEM-Based Toy Robot - Transparent • Amazon Business $33.94 1 $33.94

Materials cost

$187.38

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$12.93

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.81

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$233.12

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.14

Total project goal

$274.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$274.26

1 Donor

-$183.00

Donations toward project cost

-$155.55

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.45

match offer

-$91.26

Match offer toward project cost

-$77.57

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.69

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$0.00

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