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Mrs. Pollacci from Duquesne PA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We Love Bricks

My students need new LEGO Tech Machines Set, Large Farm Set, and Tubes Experiment Set.

  • $617 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our elementary school is located right outside of Pittsburgh, PA. We host students from preK-6th grade who come from various cultural backgrounds. Unfortunately, many of our students live under the poverty line and lack the home experiences that help them succeed at school.

My students love to play, learn, explore, and create!

As their teacher, it's my job to get them ready for kindergarten, but more importantly, make them love school. It's my goal to provide them with all the opportunities possible to give them the best start in school and in life!

My Project

Children learn many skills from playing with LEGO toys, such as science, math, and literacy skills. Currently, we have two LEGO sets that are used every day. My students would love different sets to expand their imagination, build fine motor skills, and learn cooperative play.

Specifically, the playground, vehicle, and farm LEGO sets will build knowledge of those areas and allow their imagination to flourish.

As many people know, play is essential to the development of young children. Toys like LEGO encourage play with purposeful materials that build upon topics that are already familiar to children. Thank you for reading and considering to donate to my project!

Mrs. Pollacci
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tech Machines Set with Storage • LEGO Education $188.95 1 $188.95
Large Farm Set • LEGO Education $156.95 1 $156.95
Tubes Experiment Set with Storage • LEGO Education $125.95 1 $125.95

Materials cost

$471.85

Vendor shipping charges

$15.00

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$523.93

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$92.46

Total project goal

$616.39

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$616.39

2 Donors

-$398.80

Donations toward project cost

-$338.98

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.82

match offer

-$217.59

Match offer toward project cost

-$184.95

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.64

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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