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Ms. Rodriguez from Hialeah Gardens FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Agriculture and Technology

Help me give my students a drone and a Chromebook for outdoor experiences.

  • $1,106 goal

This project expired on January 31, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are curious and adventurous. We have a school farm and it is filled with chickens and a couple of miniature cows. We just set up an aquaponics garden with tilapia fish this summer and it is moving along quite nicely. Our school is in a suburban community and surrounded by homes, businesses, main highways, and lots of warehouses. We are a Title I school and have a large population of students on free or reduced lunch.

Students at our school love being at school and work hard every day.

They strive to be better individuals and emulate the characteristics of model students and citizens. In our class, students work in groups/teams to complete tasks and are learning skills that can be transferred to other classes and to future careers.

My Project

The aerial drone will allow my students to use innovative technology to view our school farm and gardens differently. It will enrich their learning experiences and allow them to learn how to use what they may consider a toy/game to really learn more about their surroundings and how what we do makes a difference.

The chromebook will allow students to upload and view the video/pictures of the aerial view from the drone.

These materials together will help students to see things differently and they are tools that can be used over and over again and the learning will continue and take on different aspects.

Ms. Rodriguez
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 400 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Yuneec - Typhoon 4K Quadcopter - Black • Best Buy Education $592.25 1 $592.25
HP Chromebook 14-ca030nr - 14' - Celeron N3350 - 4 GB RAM - 16 GB SSD - US • Best Buy Education $255.75 1 $255.75
SanDisk Extreme Go - USB flash drive - 128 GB • Best Buy Education $48.16 1 $48.16

Materials cost

$896.16

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$13.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$939.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$165.81

Total project goal

$1,105.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,105.41

1 Donor

-$1,105.41

Donations toward project cost

-$939.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$165.81

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$0.00

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