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Mrs. Pollacci from Duquesne PA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Block Out the Noise!

My students need headphones so they can focus and learn on their iPads.

  • $304 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our elementary school is located in Duquesne City right outside of Pittsburgh, PA. We host students PreK-6th grade how come from various cultural backgrounds. Unfortunately, many of our students live under the poverty line and lack the home experiences that help them succeed at school.

My students love to play, learn, explore, and create!

As their teacher, it's my job to get them ready for Kindergarten but more importantly, make them love school. It's my goal to provide them with all the opportunities possible to give them the best start in school and in life!

My Project

These headphones will allow my students to complete programs like ABC mouse, Espark, and ABCya on their iPads without hearing the noise of everyone else's iPads in the background. In my PreK room, we have 1:1 iPads, which is awesome! But, when everyone is on their iPad at the same time it makes it hard for my little ones to focus because there is so much noise going on around the room.

The headphones will help us block out the noise!

Our iPads give my students the ability to be 21st-century learners and help prepare them for Kindergarten. These headphones will help them focus and be able to use their iPads even more to their advantage!

Mrs. Pollacci
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ONTA gorsun sport Lightweight Foldable Headphones Adjustable Headsets with Mic and volume control 3.5mm for Iphone Laptop Computer Mp3/4 Earphones (black) • Amazon Business $14.99 15 $224.85

Materials cost

$224.85

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.37

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$258.22

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$45.57

Total project goal

$303.79

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$303.79

1 Donor

-$303.79

Donations toward project cost

-$258.22

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.57

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$0.00

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