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Mrs. Dickey from Homer GA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM Robots in the Classroom? Yes, Please!

My students need the MINDSTORMS Education EV3 Core set to create their own robots!

  • $579 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a Title 1 school where seventy-five percent of our students receive free and reduced price lunch. We have highly motivated students that are willing to work hard. They are always extremely excited when they get to learn something new about the world around them! Our school system does not have a lot of excess funds, and our location often limits what our students are exposed to. Often it is up to the school and classroom teachers to provide materials and experiences to teach our students about the world around them.

My Project

We live in a small rural town where our students do not always have access to the latest technological advances. Most of their exposure to technology comes from teachers who work hard to challenge students with scant resources.

I have a group of motivated and capable learners that need the right materials to spark their interest in STEM careers.

Many of my students have heard of robotics, but have no idea about how they are created and programmed. These robotics kits are a perfect way to introduce them to the technology required to design and program robots. Today's job market demands workers have a strong STEM foundation and these robots will put my students on the right track!

Mrs. Dickey
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 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
MINDSTORMS Education EV3 Core Set • LEGO Education $411.95 1 $411.95

Materials cost

$411.95

Vendor shipping charges

$15.00

State sales tax

$28.42

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$491.55

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$86.74

Total project goal

$578.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$578.29

3 Donors

-$428.29

Donations toward project cost

-$364.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$64.24

match offer

-$150.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$127.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.50

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$0.00

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