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Mr. Hoffman from Erie PA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEAM and Library Set

Help me give my students STEAM materials for classroom building and a variety of books for my classroom library.

  • $162 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am teaching students with Learning Support needs in the 4th grade. I am so excited to support their growth in the General Ed classroom. My students are developing an independence.

My students are starting to develop unique personalities and interests.

Some of their personalities push them play with other students, while some of my students find enjoyment in what they can accomplish alone.

Some of my students have interests in engineering while others like reading and like to imagine new worlds and possibilities.

My Project

My 4th Grade students have working brains that love to build and design. They have very active imaginations. They are fueled by engineering opportunities and would get great use of these magnetic tiles, building bricks and other materials.

My students will be able to use their active imaginations to build the future they see in their heads.

Some may choose to build a big house with big bedrooms, while others may build something smaller. The requested books will help my students explore interests and worlds unknown to them. This project will help students think big and imagine all of the possibilities that lay ahead. STEAM materials also introduce students to career paths of engineering and architecture.

Mr. Hoffman
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
cossy 72 Pcs Magnetic Tiles, 3D Magnet Building Block Set with Rivets-Fastened for 3 Year Old & Up Kids, Learning & Bonding by Playing, Inspirational, Recreational Mulit-Color • Amazon Business $34.49 1 $34.49
Learning Resources Gears! 100 Piece Deluxe Building Set, Construction Toy, Ages 3+ • Amazon Business $22.07 1 $22.07
1000 PCs Building Bricks in 17 Popular Colors and 147 Mixed Shapes, Classic Creative Building Blocks Compatible with All Major Brands, Bulk Basic Bricks Toys, Birthday Gift for Kids, Boys • Amazon Business $21.95 1 $21.95
Kindness Snippet Jar • Amazon Business $10.79 1 $10.79
Code 7: Cracking the Code for an Epic Life • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$105.28

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.58

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$136.86

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.15

Total project goal

$161.01

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$161.01

2 Donors

-$81.00

Donations toward project cost

-$68.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.15

match offer

-$80.01

Match offer toward project cost

-$68.01

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.00

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$0.00

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