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Ms. Shaw from Kansas City MO is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Incredibles

My students need Magna-Tiles, a create & Design Drill Kit, and a Building Brick STEM Kit to embrace the creative side and increase their critical thinking skills.

  • $298 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are there own little people.

They like to move, they love to read, they love the digital world and love lots of positive attention.

Many of them are being raised in single-parent households and they all receive a free lunch based on their socioeconomic status. These things may prevent them from getting ahead early in life and may not provide them with the life experiences many of us see as "typical". From the minute they walk in the door of my classroom I focus on their potential and growth while they are with me. I greet them with a warm hug and smile. I may not be able to control their home lives, however, I can certainly control their experience during the school day. By doing this in a creative and positive way, I am hoping to inspire even our earliest learners to continue on a path of academic excellence.

My Project

It is important to get students interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) activities. STEM careers are increasing, and providing students with experience through STEM teaching tools and activities will hopefully get them interested and prepared for the real world which is becoming a STEM society. STEM activities give the students ways to make their innovations come to life. The requested Magna-Tiles, the create & Design Drill Kit, and the Building Brick STEM Kit will keep my class motivated and engaged. It will give them a chance to be creative and collaborate with their peers to see how things work and how they can make them better. It’s a win-win for them and me as the teacher.

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

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DG547 - Magna-Tiles® - Master Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.99 1 $129.99
PP507 - Create & Design Drill Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 2 $59.98
TT758 - Building Brick STEM Challenge Kit - Pre K-Gr. 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99

Materials cost

$219.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$253.26

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$44.69

Total project goal

$297.95

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$297.95

2 Donors

-$146.74

Donations toward project cost

-$128.52

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.22

match offer

-$146.75

Match offer toward project cost

-$124.74

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.01

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.46

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$0.00

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