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Mrs. Hurley from Williamsport MD is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Amping Up Instruction With a QBall Microphone!

Help me give my students a QBall Throwable Microphone to foster open and honest conversations!

  • $262 goal

This project expired on May 1, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are trying to overhaul our media center and update it to a "Learning Commons" with a Makerspace at the center. Makerspaces are places where kids can design, build, code, create and "make" things! We need supplies that will allow our students the freedom to think outside the box to dream and to be inspired.

My students are amazing learners who love technology and the creativity that it allows!

They are trying to become future-ready by studying not just reading, math, writing, science, and social studies, but also engineering, art, coding, robotics, website design, and more!

My Project

Public speaking is tough for all kids, but especially for middle school students, who are easily embarrassed. They are reluctant to speak in large groups, and when they do, they often mumble. The Qball is a throwable wireless microphone designed for audience participation. The Qball is plug-and-play with our existing speaker system.

The most courageous act is to think for yourself.

Aloud." - Coco Chanel.

Any microphone would greatly improve the student discussion capabilities for my classes, but a QBall throw-able microphone would definitely encourage my students to speak up and speak out in a fun, interactive, and engaging way!

Mrs. Hurley
Grades 6-8
Half of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 875 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Qball 2.0 • Qball Microphone $179.00 1 $179.00

Materials cost

$179.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.74

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$222.42

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.25

Total project goal

$261.67

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$261.67

1 Donor

-$222.42

Donations toward project cost

-$222.42

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$39.25

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$0.00

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