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Ms. Dautruche from Washington DC is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We Can't Let Go of LEGOs!

Help me give my students legos for literacy, math, science and social emotional learning.

  • $540 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from an urban community in the heart of southeast Washington, DC. Our school is a public school that strives to give students and families a variety of experiences beyond the traditional means of elementary school. We are a blended learning school where students use technology to enhance learning in all subjects.

My students are extremely special because they are transitioning from the Tools of the Mind curriculum and moving to a highly accelerated Kindergarten program that uses more than four blended learning platforms.

They must successfully complete their curriculum and prepare for the rigors of first grade.

My Project

I will use these LEGO curriculum tools to make interdisciplinary centers for students to use creative expression and practice problem solving skills. In literature, LEGOs will be used to demonstrate understanding of community helpers theme. In writing, LEGOs will be used to build visual stories. In science and math, LEGOs provide many different STEM and engineering activities. Students can allow use LEGO materials for role-playing and self expression, aiding with their social emotional growth.

LEGOs are an incredibly diverse and fun educational tool, the possibilities are truly endless!

These materials are literally the building blocks of learning and they would be an amazing addition to our creative classroom.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Community Starter Set • LEGO Education $214.95 1 $214.95
Large Building Plates Set • LEGO Education $39.95 3 $119.85
Community Minifigure Set • LEGO Education $49.95 1 $49.95

Materials cost

$384.75

Vendor shipping charges

$15.00

State sales tax

$23.08

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$458.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$80.93

Total project goal

$539.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$539.53

2 Donors

-$510.12

Donations toward project cost

-$437.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$72.77

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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