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Mr. Neill from Bossier City LA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Robotics: Guides and Motivation

My students need books to practice Arduino coding and motivational posters.

  • $343 goal

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My Students

Our school is made up of about 2000 students. We have a mix of races and socioeconomic backgrounds. We also have a large military population, so many of our students come from a wide variety of educational experiences. Our school, teachers, and students work hard each day.

I teach about 100 high school students each day.

The way the curriculum is set up, students don't receive a lot of self-guided instruction until they reach high school. I work hard to make sure that the students get as many hands-on experiences as possible. I want to help prepare them for college and life after school. I try to make my class fun and interesting for the students.

My Project

We are in need of books that will help our students learn how to code using Arduino platforms and some motivational posters to make the classroom appear more STEM focused. This will help keep the students motivated to move forward and keep trying to conquer the challenging aspects of robotics.

Allowing students to create robots from their own imaginations will better prepare them for the challenges of college and the real world.

This will also allow students to begin understanding the needed tools and supplies for basic robot creation. These skills can be applied to many professional fields as they move on to college or seek out professional service jobs after high school.

Mr. Neill
Grades 9-12
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Make: Action: Movement, Light, and Sound with Arduino and Raspberry Pi • Amazon Business $22.50 3 $67.50
Algebra Functions I Poster Set • Amazon Business $45.00 1 $45.00
Raspberry Pi 3: Programming and Projects from Beginner to Expert • Amazon Business $9.97 3 $29.91
Programming Arduino Next Steps: Going Further with Sketches • Amazon Business $9.25 3 $27.75
Programming Arduino: Getting Started with Sketches, Second Edition (Tab) • Amazon Business $7.79 3 $23.37
Space Patent Prints - Set of Four Vintage Wall Art Photos • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
First Computer 1889 - 11x14 Unframed Patent Print - Great Gift for IT Professionals, Programmers and Geeks • Amazon Business $12.96 1 $12.96
NASA POSTER SPACE JOB ADVERT WE NEED YOU 12x16 '' FRAMED ART PRINT F12X11822 • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49

Materials cost

$236.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$20.73

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$291.21

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$51.39

Total project goal

$342.60

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$342.60

5 Donors

-$324.95

Donations toward project cost

-$291.21

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.74

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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