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Mr. Hughes from East Boston MA is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Camera for Preschool

My students need a camera and memory card to document their learning.

  • $316 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"The child has a hundred languages..." -Loris Malaguzzi. Children speak to us in words, pictures, actions, drawings, and the creative arrangement of the materials and environment in which they exist.

Children in my K0/K1 classroom in East Boston are excited to begin school.

Some enter this new education world nervous and shy; others with seemingly boundless energy. All of them bring unique experiences and creativity that contribute to a classroom culture that fosters a love of life-long learning. East Boston is rich in diversity and services many of the cities low income families.

My Project

Children show their learning through the projects they create. In order to be an effective educator, I need a means to capture that work and save it to create portfolios for each child. A high quality camera would allow me to photograph art projects, sculptures, story scenes, and children at play.

With the addition of a high quality camera to document student work, our the educators in our room will be able to more effectively track student learning and share this learning with students and parents.

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Mr. Hughes
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Nikon - Coolpix L840 16.0-Megapixel Digital Camera - Black • Best Buy Education $227.38 1 $227.38
SanDisk - 16GB SDHC Memory Card - Blue • Best Buy Education $6.92 1 $6.92

Materials cost

$234.30

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.51

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$267.81

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.26

Total project goal

$315.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$315.07

7 Donors

-$210.00

Donations toward project cost

-$178.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.50

Matching donations from our partners

-$105.07

Match offers toward project cost

-$89.31

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.76

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$0.00

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