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Mrs. Ray from Rock Hill SC is requesting instructional technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Can You Hear Me Now?

Help me give my students new headphones to use in with their computers.

  • $176 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Celebrate Black Teachers and Students

This project is part of the Black History Month celebration because it supports a Black teacher or a school where the majority of the students are Black.

My Students

I am a teacher in a rural STEAM school who is instructing eager 1st graders how to read, write, and solve math equations. I lack the materials I need to successfully provide my students with an excellent education.

My students are 21 energetic first graders who attend a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) Magnet Title I elementary school in South Carolina.

In order to prepare our students for the rigorous standards in education, it is integral that they have the right materials to assist in their learning. Creating a fun and interactive learning environment helps to keep my students engaged and energized to learn. I try to make learning interesting by having a variety of learning materials available to them. Having high-interest materials helps students stay engaged and allows for a deeper level of understanding.

My Project

My students are in need of quality headphones to use with their computers at school and at home. With the pandemic forcing quarantines and e-learning, the increased use of technology in the classroom, and computerized testing: my students need quality headphones to ensure they are able to clearly hear the lessons and instructions given.

These headphones will allow them to be able to focus on their specific skills and assignments on their laptops with limited distractions.

Students will use these headphones to complete complete lessons and activities at home and at school.

Mrs. Ray
Grades PreK-2

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sony ZX Series Wired On-Ear Headphones, Black MDR-ZX110 • Amazon Business $9.99 11 $109.89

Materials cost

$109.89

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$7.75

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$149.29

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.35

Total project goal

$175.64

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$175.64

3 Donors

-$175.64

Donations toward project cost

-$149.29

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.35

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$0.00

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