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Mr. Riley from Janesville WI is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

You Can Do the Rubik's Cube; Engaging Students in STEAM

My students need 30 Rubik's Cubes in order to successfully realize the STEM lesson potential at our school.

  • $609 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

The students where I teach are smart, capable, lovable, and teachable. They deserve opportunities for rich STEM lessons just like every child. For the past two years I have run a Rubik's Cube club after school for students in grades 3-5. In the 2 years I have taught over 80 students! This is too many to be effective!! I am only allowed to borrow the cubes for 6 weeks. If I had my own set of cubes, I would be able to stagger multiple clubs throughout the year to meet the needs of all my students.

My Project

The Rubik's Cube is a highly engaging and motivational "toy" for students of all ages. But it is much more than just a toy! I am in need of 30 Speed Cube Sets, including 2x2x2, 3x3x, and Pyramid Cubes.

Used in the right way, the Rubik's Cube is a wonderfully effective tool to deliver high quality STEM lessons.

There is a website that provides multiple engaging lessons written by teachers that have been classrooms tested. These lessons are regularly reviewed and expanded. I would use these lessons in multiple after school clubs. All we need are the cubes and the sky is the limit!

Mr. Riley
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Speed Cube Set, Roxenda Magic Cube Set of 2x2x2 3x3x3 Pyramid Smooth Puzzle Cube • Amazon Business $15.99 30 $479.70

Materials cost

$479.70

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.20

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$516.90

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$91.22

Total project goal

$608.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$608.12

1 Donor

-$608.12

Donations toward project cost

-$516.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$91.22

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$0.00

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