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Mrs. Hooten from Bedford IN is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM at its Best! Learning With LittleBits

My students need Littlebits for STEM lessons.

  • $985 goal

This project expired on November 28, 2015.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have a classroom full of STEM-loving fifth-grade students. I need to keep their attention by upgrading the STEM activities in the classroom. I want my students to have every opportunity to learn by using a wide-range of science, technology, engineering, and mathematical tools.

Our small southern Indiana school is a school-wide Title I facility in which funds are limited.

My fifth-grade students love learning. I know that my students learn more when they are given a variety of learning opportunities. They love using science, technology, engineering, and mathematical tools.

My Project

My students have the opportunity use manipulatives to learn in whole group, in small groups, with partners, and through independent study. Having a variety of tools for them to use during learning time is important. Fifth-grade students love using their hands to learn. We do have some technology is the classroom that they love using. They would grow their STEM knowledge with LittleBits. LittleBits uses power, input, output, and wires to focus their learning.

My students will be able to enhance their knowledge of science, technology, engineering, and mathematical approaches by manipulating the LittleBIts pieces.

LittleBits uses power, input, output, and wires to focus their learning.

Mrs. Hooten
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 120 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
littleBits Electronics Deluxe Kit • Amazon Business $199.00 1 $199.00
littleBits Electronics Deluxe Kit • Amazon Business $199.00 1 $199.00
littleBits Electronics Premium Kit • Amazon Business $149.00 1 $149.00
littleBits Electronics Premium Kit • Amazon Business $149.00 1 $149.00
littleBits Electronics Base Kit • Amazon Business $99.00 1 $99.00

Materials cost

$795.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$836.92

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$147.69

Total project goal

$984.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$984.61

5 Donors

-$984.08

Donations toward project cost

-$836.92

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$147.16

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.53

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$0.00

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