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Mrs. McDaniel from Havana IL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Little Robot That Could...

Help me give my students robots to learn about programming technology and pass that learning onto the next generation.

  • $515 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are always excited about coming to science and can't wait to find out what we will be doing that day. They truly enjoy the days when we can work hands-on with equipment or experiments.

The excitement and eager anticipation in each and every face is worth all the time spent prepping for the activity.

I love hearing that my students, both boys and girls plan on going into the field of science because of their experience in class.

My Project

One of the areas that our school district has not been able to excel in so far is robotics. Students have an innate interest and desire to interact with technology. The two robots that I would like to purchase for class would be an excellent bridge to help us span this knowledge gap.

My vision is that after our students learn how to operate the robots, they can then take them down to our Pre-K students and help them learn how to interact with technology.

Students would also help the preschoolers create stories or plays about the robots. When my 6th graders are able to teach programming basics to our preschoolers, I know they will be passing on a love of learning too.

Mrs. McDaniel
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Anki Cozmo, A Fun, Educational Toy Robot for Kids • Amazon Business $179.00 2 $358.00
Aproca Hard Storage Case Compatible Anki Cozmo Educational Toy Robot (Black) • Amazon Business $11.58 2 $23.16
MoimTech for Anki Cozmo Robot Accessories, Cozmo Robot Bulldozer Toys Kit (Blue) • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98

Materials cost

$401.14

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$437.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$77.15

Total project goal

$514.31

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$514.31

8 Donors

-$481.84

Donations toward project cost

-$424.41

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.43

match offer

-$15.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$12.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$2.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.47

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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