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Mr. Kraus from Muskegon MI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM Wonder Workshop Dash

Help me give my students hands-on experience coding and programming robots that can interact with the real world. This robot will be a valuable resource students can learn and develop coding skills.

  • $211 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are Michigan area students who come from lower to middle income families. Many students have limited access to normal household settings. Students have a close bond culture in which they interact both in and out of school.

Students thrive with project based learning.

Creating projects and hands on activities really help their critical thinking learning and logical thought process. STEM programs that support creation and the ability to engineer projects make learning fun and exciting. Students want to build, touch, and create.

Students love STEM projects and the chance to create something from their own mind. Students love a classroom where it is not just writing papers or doing math problems on a worksheet. Collaboration and working with partners helps develop them as people and learners.

My Project

This robot can be coded and programmed to interact with the real world. This can build a students foundation in coding and programming. Critical thinking is also a huge skills which can be developed through this programmable robot.

This robot is a great tool to develop and complete project based learning activities in the classroom.

Many students need kinetic learning strategies that have hands on materials. Building obstacles and challenges is an engineering fundamental that can be applied using this robot.

Technology is advancing very fast in the workforce. This device would provide students exposure to programmable technology similar to what they will see after they graduate from High School and join the work force.

Mr. Kraus
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 300 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wonder Workshop - Dash Robot - Turquoise • Best Buy Education $146.99 1 $146.99

Materials cost

$146.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.20

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$179.19

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.62

Total project goal

$210.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$210.81

1 Donor

-$210.81

Donations toward project cost

-$179.19

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.62

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$0.00

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