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  • 6 donors
  • $2,354 still needed
  • $2,782 goal
Mrs. Tompkins
Never Before Funded Grades 3-5
Never Before Funded
  • 6 donors
  • $2,354 still needed

Robots Rule the School

Help me give my students the opportunity to work with Robots to build problem solving skills.

My Students

I work with a wonderful group of students who enjoy exploring the creative side of life. These students are hard workers who question everything. They want to know "Why". They have a continuous thirst for knowledge and learning new concepts. They are natural born leaders!

Our classroom is built on the principal: "What we can learn through our mistakes?" Most of my students do not like to experience failure, they are afraid of getting something wrong.

My class has a purpose to help them with failure and teach them that great things come through failure.

My Project

Engineering is a growing, important part of education. My project will allow students the opportunity to learn about robotics and engineering. Sparking interest in STEM not only helps advance our students, but it also allows the opportunity to try new things that they didn't know they were good at or interested in.

The Robots requested will allow for my students to have a hands-on approach to learning.

Students will learn to experience failure and success through the engineering process which will in turn provide them with useful life skills.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sphero BOLT: App-Enabled Robot Ball with Programmable Sensors + LED Matrix, Infrared & Compass - STEM Educational Toy for Kids - Learn JavaScript, Scratch & Swift • Amazon Business $142.80 12 $1,713.60
Sphero Charging Case charging case • CDW-G $293.29 2 $586.58

Materials cost

$2,300.18

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$34.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$2,364.68

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$417.30

Total project goal

$2,781.98

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$2,781.98

5 Donors

-$325.00

Donations toward project cost

-$279.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.75

match offer

-$100.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.53

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$2,353.45

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 100 students.

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