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Ms. Foster from Yadkinville NC is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM In The Classroom, STEM At Home!

Help me give my students a early start to learning about fun and creative STEM careers at school and at home!

  • $567 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My pre-kindergarten classroom consists of 18 students. I have a blended classroom and many of my students are at-risk students. Our school is a Title I school. All of the students receive free breakfast and many are receiving free or reduced lunch.

My pre-kindergarten students need fun and creative ways to enhance their STEM education and to help them develop STEM career skills that they will need throughout their life!

Science, technology, engineering, and math is a must-have for my classroom because it helps ensure that my students develop a lifelong love of learning! Pre-kindergarten students need to develop early STEM career skills that will help spark their imaginations and makes learning fun!

My Project

My Pre-K students learn so much through hands on learning and play. What better way to introduce them to STEM education and especially STEM careers than though play! My project will provide my students with hands on learning activities that will encourage and challenge them. They will learn about STEM careers through play using the Fairy Tales Problem solving Kits, Block Play Machines, and Create a Chain reaction kits. They will discover ways to create and design many types of structures. They will learn to problem solve to develop creative solutions to the challenges that they encounter during play. Students, then, will be able to take their new kits home and share what they have learned with their families!

Take Home STEM career kits will provide hands on activities to immerse my students and their families in exploring and learning all about STEM and STEM careers.

This Home and School connection is so important for my young students and their families. The kits will provide everything families will need to complete developmental appropriately hands on activities that introduce occupations, such as, mechanical, computer, transportation, aerospace and architectural engineering. They will learn about STEM careers and through hands on activities they will learn to problem solve, and to explore solutions to the challenges. Your donations to our project will make all this possible!

Ms. Foster
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP640X - Fairy Tales Problem Solving STEM Kits - Set 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
PP480X - Family Engagement STEM Packs - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $139.00 1 $139.00
LC200X - Block Play Simple Machines - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $95.00 1 $95.00
PP565 - Create-A-Chain Reaction STEM Kit - Pre K-Gr. 2 - Starter Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99

Materials cost

$412.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$32.21

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.19

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$481.39

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$84.95

Total project goal

$566.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$566.34

10 Donors

-$275.00

Donations toward project cost

-$248.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.10

match offer

-$273.52

Match offer toward project cost

-$232.49

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.03

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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