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Let your kids fall in love with coding with Root, the robot that turns any surface into an interactive coding experience.
Let your kids fall in love with coding with Root, the robot that turns any surface into an interactive coding experience.
1,871 backers pledged $397,427 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge $10 or more About $10

    Good Karma

    This pledge amount will be set aside to provide Roots for schools in need. We will put your name on our website as a token of our appreciation. Individual pledges over $300 will be shared on our campaign page.

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    Pledge $20 or more About $20

    Root for Root

    Show your support and wear a stylish green Root T-shirt in all of its awesomeness. Available in all sizes, including kids. These will reach US backers before the end of the year.

    Includes:
    • Root T-shirt (youth or adult sizes)
    • (optional) Add $15 for each additional Root T-shirt
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    Pledge $195 or more About $195

    Root

    Be one of the first in the world coding with Root.

    Includes:
    • Root robot
    • Charging cable
    • Root's coding app
    • Digital download of lessons & activities to use with Root
    • (optional) Want a Root for Root T-Shirt? Add $15 to your pledge
    • (optional) US backers add $30 for a 2x3 whiteboard of your choice
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    Pledge $340 or more About $340

    Two Roots (or more)

    Perfect for coding and playing with friends.

    Want to donate these to a school instead? Let us know and we will ship these Roots to a school of your choice and include you in our School Supporter campaign.

    Includes:
    • 2 Root robots
    • Charging cables
    • Root's coding app
    • Root erasing pads
    • Digital download of lessons & activities to use with Root
    • (optional) Want a Root for Root T-Shirt? Add $15 to your pledge
    • (optional) US backers add $30 for a 2x3 whiteboard of your choice
    • (optional) Want more Roots? Add $175 for each extra Root
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    Pledge $450 or more About $450

    3 ROOTS + 3 SHIRTS (Holiday Special)

    The perfect bundle to share the joy of coding at an unbelievable price.

    Want to donate these to a school instead? Let us know and we will ship these Roots to a school of your choice and include you in our School Supporter campaign.

    Includes:
    • 3 Root robots
    • 3 Root for Root T-Shirts
    • Charging cables
    • Root's coding app
    • Digital download of lessons & activities to use with Root
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    Pledge $1,000 or more About $1,000

    Classroom Kit

    Perfect for teachers that want Roots for their classroom, enough Roots to fill all your whiteboards with robots. Roots can connect and disconnect from iPads as needed, allowing multiple users to take turns sending their code wirelessly to Root. One Root per four students is good for many activities; one per two is ideal for all activities.

    Want to donate these to a school instead? Let us know and we will ship these Roots to a school of your choice and include you in our School Supporter campaign.

    Includes:
    • 6 Root robots
    • Charging cables
    • Root's coding app
    • Digital download of lessons & activities to use with Root
    • Root for Root T-shirt
    • (optional) Want more Roots? Add $175 for each extra Root
    • (optional) US backers add $30 for a 2x3 whiteboard of your choice
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    Pledge $3,300 or more About $3,300

    School Cart

    Perfect for a school that wants to fill a cart and share Roots across many classrooms and grade levels. This is enough Roots to do any provided activity in any classroom including one-on-one desk activities and more. Roots can connect and disconnect from iPads or other devices as needed, allowing multiple users to take turns sending their code wirelessly to Root.

    Want to donate these to a school instead? Let us know and we will ship these Roots to a school of your choice and include you in our School Supporter campaign.

    Includes:
    • 20 Root robots
    • Charging cables
    • Root's coding app
    • Digital download of lessons & activities to use with Root
    • Root for Root T-shirt
    • (optional) Want more Roots? Add $175 for each extra Root
    • (optional) US backers add $30 for a 2x3 whiteboard of your choice
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    Pledge $10,000 About $10,000

    School Hero

    Enable lots of students to code with Root! Donate to the school or organization of your choosing (or keep them for yourself).

    This is a set of 60 Root robots plus lesson plans to share as you see fit. Robots will come with FREE SHIPPING and will be delivered in time for the start of the 2017-18 school year. Your name (or personal message) will be added prominently on our Kickstarter page, website, added to social media #schoolhero, and included with the shipment.

    Includes:
    • 60 Root robots
    • Charging cables
    • Digital download of lessons & activities to use with Root
    • 1 Bonus Limited Edition Root from early production
    • A signed letter of appreciation from the founding team
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    Pledge $145 or more About $145

    Root (Early Bird)

    Get a Root for the lowest amount possible, and be one of the first in the world coding with Root.

    Limit one Root at Early Bird pricing per backer.

    Includes:
    • Root robot
    • Charging cable
    • Root's coding app
    • Digital download of lessons & activities to use with Root
    • (optional) Want a Root for Root T-Shirt? Add $15 to your pledge
    • (optional) US backers add $30 for a 2x3 whiteboard of your choice
    • (optional) Want more Roots? Add $175 for each extra Root
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    Pledge $155 or more About $155

    Root (Nearly Bird)

    Get a Root for the second lowest amount possible, and be one of the first in the world coding with Root.

    Limit one Root at Nearly Bird pricing per backer.

    Includes:
    • Root robot
    • Charging cable
    • Root's coding app
    • Digital download of lessons & activities to use with Root
    • (optional) Want a Root for Root T-Shirt? Add $15 to your pledge
    • (optional) US backers add $30 for a 2x3 whiteboard of your choice
    • (optional) Want more Roots? Add $175 for each extra Root
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    Pledge $175 or more About $175

    Root (Special Price)

    Get a Root for a special price and be one of the first in the world coding with Root.

    Includes:
    • Root robot
    • Charging cable
    • Root's coding app
    • Digital download of lessons & activities to use with Root
    • (optional) Want a Root for Root T-Shirt? Add $15 to your pledge
    • (optional) US backers add $30 for a 2x3 whiteboard of your choice
    • (optional) Want more Roots? Add $175 for each extra Root
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