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Ms. Bentrup from Hagerstown MD is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Building 21st Century Researchers!

My students need headphones to help them focus on educational apps and research.

  • $572 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have a very loving, and energetic bunch of students! Our school is a Title I school with a poverty rate around 96%. My students come from various backgrounds. Most students have experienced poverty, homelessness, split households, parents who are incarcerated, and emotional and physical abuse.

My classroom has become a safe haven for these students, showing them what stability and a loving adult looks like.

My classroom does not just involve academic learning, it involves life lessons and support as well.

My Project

The resource I am requesting is headphones. My students are not able to afford headphones to bring into the classroom. Unfortunately, I am also not able to supply them with headphones out of my own pocket.

I feel as though these students should not be punished for the environment that they grew up in, and instead, encouraged and supplied with the right resources to help them succeed.

Having headphones will help them to better concentrate on the research that they complete in 2nd grade. Headphones will also help them focus on math and reading apps. They have such potential to become advanced STEM learners, but lack the basic materials needed for success.

Ms. Bentrup
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 21 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Snug Play+ Kids Headphones Volume Limiting and Audio Sharing Port (Aqua) • Amazon Business $16.95 25 $423.75

Materials cost

$423.75

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$25.42

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.36

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$485.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$85.68

Total project goal

$571.21

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$571.21

1 Donor

-$571.21

Donations toward project cost

-$485.53

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$85.68

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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