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Ms. Rodgers from Houston TX is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM with Legos!

Help me give my students a fun STEM experience with Legos to engage my students in learning science and math!

  • $1,000 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are amazing! They mainly come from homes struggling to put food on the table.

My classroom is filled with special education and ESL students who are burning with a desire to learn!

Many of my students struggle with behaviors and home-lives that make it harder for them to learn. All of my students qualify for free or reduced price lunch and come from low-income homes. Students are in mixed groupings to encourage cooperative learning and find the value and strengths in every student.

My Project

In my project, I have Lego sets to start my classroom collection of Legos. I plan on using the Legos to teach simple machines in science and, building numbers in base 10 and counting in math.

Using Legos, I want to engage my students in a new and exciting way in science and math.

I hope using the Lego sets, the students will be more encouraged and engaged to work hard and learn through exploration. I have a lot of ESL students who are still working on English skills. I also hope that with cooperative learning groups, students will be encourage to talk to each other as they work in groups and build more English vocabulary while learning!

Ms. Rodgers
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 46 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Community Starter Set • LEGO Education $214.95 1 $214.95
Simple & Powered Machines Set • LEGO Education $184.95 1 $184.95
Early Simple Machines Set • LEGO Education $164.95 1 $164.95
Simple Machines Set • LEGO Education $82.95 1 $82.95
Large Building Plates Set • LEGO Education $39.95 2 $79.90
Creative LEGO Brick Set • LEGO Education $64.95 1 $64.95

Materials cost

$792.65

Vendor shipping charges

$15.00

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$849.54

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$149.92

Total project goal

$999.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$999.46

1 Donor

-$999.46

Donations toward project cost

-$849.54

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$149.92

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$0.00

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