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Mrs. T. from Baton Rouge LA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Working Together with Vehicle Development

Help me give my students opportunities to expand their learning beyond the classroom with STEAM vehicle development activities.

  • $359 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students love to facilitate their own learning and take leadership roles daily. They want each classmate to get the concepts not just get them for themselves. They care about each other. Each day when one of the leaders passes out materials they ask questions about how they will each use the materials. For example: "How will we use this magnifying glass to see our seeds today?" They love to help each other learn and discover. They are excited about learning together.

My Project

These Science, technology, engineering, art and math activities will give students opportunities to work together to persevere and complete projects. Each day students work together in labs to solve problems. These activities give students opportunities to make a plan, design, hear specific designs, decorate, predict outcomes and make trail "runs". Students are excited and love to work together to meet the objectives that are set by the Kindergarten standards in our class.

In these activities students get to build the vehicles , set their targets/objectives together and change their designs according to the work they decide to do.

They will listen to themselves, plan in the listening center and make decisions as to go through the processes of engineering. Students learn and experience through Vehicle Development that they can develop their plans together to the best of their abilities while making real life connections.

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

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 22 students.

7 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF290 - Best-Buy Listening Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $199.00 1 $199.00
TT570X - Design & Play STEAM Kits - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99

Materials cost

$248.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$21.79

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.73

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$304.51

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$53.74

Total project goal

$358.25

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$358.25

6 Donors

-$271.00

Donations toward project cost

-$230.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.65

match offer

-$87.25

Match offer toward project cost

-$74.16

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.09

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$0.00

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