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Mr. Ward from Florence SC is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM for Special Needs Students

My students need Osmo Genius and Coding Kits to learn math, spelling and coding.

  • $170 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Students in my classes are well diversified (boys, girls, different ethnicities, varying skill levels, which includes special needs students). Many of the students come from low income homes and therefore, do not have the opportunity to learn to work well with others in a collaborative manner using technology.

In my Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Lab, students work together on projects to find solutions to real world problems.

They learn from each other and from their failures. They learn failing leads to learning.

My Project

My special needs students excel in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) areas using Osmo with an iPad. My students learn a lot from each other while working in pairs. Currently, due to limited resources, they have to work 3-4 students on a single iPad. The addition of these Osmo kits will allow the students to work in pairs.

Special needs students learn remarkably well when given the opportunity to work with the Osmo Genius and Coding kits.

The Osmo kits cover math, spelling, coding, and 3-dimensional shapes. With the addition of more Osmo kits, more of the special needs students will have a hands-on opportunity to learn.

Mr. Ward
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Osmo Genius Kit • Amazon Business $69.99 1 $69.99
Osmo Coding Awbie Game (Base required) • Amazon Business $34.93 1 $34.93

Materials cost

$104.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$7.40

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$143.89

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.39

Total project goal

$169.28

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$169.28

1 Donor

-$169.28

Donations toward project cost

-$143.89

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.39

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$0.00

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