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Mrs. Richard from Lafayette LA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Adding Technology Into Our Pre-K Classroom

My students need music and technology integrated into classroom and curriculum. We need an iPod to create seamless themed playlists for circle time and a speaker that can be heard throughout the class room.

  • $1,544 goal

This project expired on July 11, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is comprised of pre-kindergarten students from across the parish, not confined to a particular zone. For many of our children, this is their first school experience. The ages range from soon to be four year-olds to five year-olds. The students are eager to come to school everyday and to see what it is all about. We welcome them with open arms and nurture and encourage their growth throughout the school year. It is amazing to watch each child grow in their own special way!

My Project

We move rather quickly in pre-kindergarten, and our old technology can't keep up. We've requested a light cube that we can use across the curriculum from science to blocks. Here we will be able to look at x-rays and even do some color mixing. We have also asked for some items to make us more tech savvy.

Our students are learning through play, and its time to tech it up a notch!

With your help, our students will improve how they use technology and learn something new.

Adding a newer iPod and speaker will enhance our day to day routine and transitions. Students will also be able to use the iPod for video recording. One of our goals is to incorporate digital storytelling. We are also in need of a new computer and peripherals

to make them more user friendly for little hands. We want to document and share our activities with our school family and our home families, while learning and making our classroom run more efficiently, with technology. These materials allow us to integrate technology into science, math, computer, and listening centers in our classroom.

Mrs. Richard
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 19 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Light Cube with Caddy Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $225.21 1 $225.21
Refurbished HP 6005 Pro Sff AMD X2 B24 3.0Ghz 4GB Ram 500GB Hard Drive DVD Windows 10 Home Bundled With 22 Lcd Monitor • Staples Advantage $216.99 1 $216.99
Apple - iPod touch 32GB MP3 Player - Space Gray • Best Buy Education $199.99 1 $199.99
Bose - Soundlink Color Bluetooth Speaker II - Soft Black • Best Buy Education $129.99 1 $129.99
Canon - RP-108 High-Capacity Color Ink/Paper Set • Best Buy Education $36.12 2 $72.24
Learning Board Keyboard • Kaplan Early Learning Company $29.95 2 $59.90
Light Table Accessory Kit • Kaplan Early Learning Company $50.96 1 $50.96
Transparent Light and Color Blocks (108 Pieces) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $42.46 1 $42.46
Light Cube Accessory Kit • Kaplan Early Learning Company $42.46 1 $42.46
Multimedia Headphones • Kaplan Early Learning Company $12.71 3 $38.13
Tiggly Math • Kaplan Early Learning Company $33.96 1 $33.96
Small Computer Mouse - Black • Kaplan Early Learning Company $16.95 2 $33.90
Primer Balance With Clear Buckets • Kaplan Early Learning Company $16.96 1 $16.96

Materials cost

$1,163.15

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$101.78

3rd party payment processing fee

$17.45

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,312.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$231.60

Total project goal

$1,543.98

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,543.98

1 Donor

-$1,543.98

Donations toward project cost

-$1,312.38

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$231.60

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$0.00

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