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  • $1,976 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

  • 6 donors
  • $0 still needed

Catching Up With The Times-Can Be Achieved!

My students need 4 more wireless laptops to complete our "Catching up to the Times" project that with help us meet the Common Core Standards.

My Students

We are a district wide school that pushes for excellence through the use of sound teaching practices and the use of technology. We are located in one of the most diverse districts in California. Every student in our district is eligible by lottery. We make a difference!

Our students use the computer to write and publish stories, make PowerPoint's to teach or demonstrate a concept, and learn to research and evaluate information for veracity and relevance.

They also use it to work collaboratively using safe school blogs and wikis. They become lifelong learners and have the thinking skills to adapt. We are already implementing Common Core State Standards.

My Project

I have already seen what mobile access to the Internet, creative and learning programs can do for my students. The first of our laptops have been in constant use and enable my students to expand more into independent and collaborative projects. They are becoming excited self learners who can meet a challenge! My students need 4 more wireless laptops to complete our "Catching up to the Times" project that with help us meet the Common Core Standards.

These wireless laptops allow the flexibility, and skills necessary for collaboration.

They provide up-to-date technology and the experience of problem solving by working with different media. Most importantly they excite the students to learn!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP - 15.6' Laptop - 4GB Memory - 500GB Hard Drive - Black Licorice • Best Buy for Business $369.99 4 $1,479.96

Materials cost

$1,479.96

Vendor shipping charges

$12.00

State sales tax

$135.42

3rd party payment processing fee

$22.20

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,679.58

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$296.40

Total project goal

$1,975.98

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,975.98

5 Donors

-$1,950.98

Donations toward project cost

-$1,658.33

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$292.65

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 107 students.

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