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  • $738 goal

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Mrs. Kazanchyan
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 8 donors
  • $0 still needed

STEAM with LEGOs in 3rd Grade!

Help me give my students the WeDo 2.0 Lego, the Creative LEGO¨ DUPLO¨ Brick Sets to experience and have hands-on learning!

My Students

My students are amazing 3rd graders who love to learn, be kind, and make a positive impact on others. We are a Title I school that struggles getting the supplies needed, but our students use their creativity to help find new and different ways to learn.

Each day, my students come to school ready to learn.

Each day provides them with an opportunity to grow their brains and souls. My goal, as their teacher, is to prepare them not only for the end of year assessments, but for the world beyond. I want them to embark on a journey of being a lifelong learner.

My Project

Active learning or learning by doing is my favorite instructional approach. Using the Lego WeDo 2.0 and the Creative Lego Brick sets will encourage my students to participate in active learning by solving real-world themed STEM problems.

The hands-on learning, the collaborative play, and computational thinking will help my students develop the critical thinking skills needed for STEM education.

My students will have hands-on experience of trial and error problem solving to find faults in their designs as well as learning to work cooperatively.

This helps to prepare students for the ever-changing world of technology. They will be faced with taking abstract ideas into models that can be put in motion, touched, and innovated to be improved. Science helps children develop communication, organization, and their intellectual development. Please help me provide my students with the opportunity to learn by doing using the Lego WeDo 2.0 kits. Our students' STEM learning is a good investment because it will generate an interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LEGO¨ Education WeDo 2.0 Core Set • LEGO Education $197.95 2 $395.90
Creative LEGO¨ Brick Set • LEGO Education $64.95 1 $64.95
Creative LEGO¨ DUPLO¨ Brick Set • LEGO Education $64.95 1 $64.95

Materials cost

$525.80

Vendor shipping charges

$15.00

State sales tax

$48.11

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$626.80

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$110.61

Total project goal

$737.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$737.41

6 Donors

-$351.06

Donations toward project cost

-$328.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.66

Matching donations from our partners

-$351.06

Match offers toward project cost

-$298.40

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$52.66

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$35.29

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 26 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Endless and 7 other donors.

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