Moorabbin Kingston Leader
Technology Project – Southern Autistic School, East Bentleigh
STEM is a growing focus at Southern Autistic School with Robotics an interest of many of our students. These sets will encourage student interaction and cooperation. Given the unique needs of our students, these kits will also allow individualised student learning and will work towards a longer term goal of expanding their areas of interest. The kits will enhance further education and increased employment opportunities.
The major costs associated with the project are
LEGO EV3 Space Challenge Kit – 3 Sets $1080. LEGO EV3 Core Set and battery pack $730 LEGO EV 3 Expansion pack set $190 LEGO renewable energy add on $250
The $1,000 grant will be used
The $1,000 grant will be used for the EV3 Space Challenge kit - 3 sets
How they raise the rest of the funding
We will work on raising the rest of the funding through our annual sausage sizzle and trivia night as well as investigate other fundraising ideas to assist us in purchasing more items for this program.