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Mrs. Gorno from Richmond VA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Classroom Set of Headphones

Help me give my students headphones to use during small group stations in math.

  • $347 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are growing up in a high-risk area, where most people count them out before they even get started. They live in a neighborhood that is primarily in Section 8 housing.

My students have persevered through obstacles, such as trauma each and every day, but show great resilience as they show up to school every single day to learn exciting new things in my classroom.

We are a Title I school and all of the students receive free breakfast and lunch. Most students come to school without having any school supplies from home. It is my hope to update our classroom, by providing resources my students do not currently have access to. No donation is too small to make an impact on my students.

My Project

Our class is in need of some headphones to use daily for our math stations. My students have been working hard on their technology lessons for mathematics that are differentiated to the students' instructional levels.

Our classroom currently has only 4 pairs of working headphones, and my largest class is 22 students.

By adding additional headphones to use during online differentiated instruction, students will have their own set to be responsible for. The headphones I am requesting will be able to be wiped down and disinfected to allow students in both of my blocks to share them daily. These headphones will make a huge difference in our school day.

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Mrs. Gorno
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 40 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DD220X - Multipurpose Headphones with Volume Control - Set of 8 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $86.99 3 $260.97
FREE SHIPPING • Lakeshore Learning Materials $0.00 1 $0.00

Materials cost

$260.97

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.91

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$294.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.04

Total project goal

$346.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$346.92

3 Donors

-$289.41

Donations toward project cost

-$246.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.41

match offer

-$57.50

Match offer toward project cost

-$48.88

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.62

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$0.00

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