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Mr. Endrina from Cheraw SC is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Cellphone as a Classroom Problem? Math Anymore!

My students need cheap and fast gadget (e.g. cellphone) to play Kahoot and Algebra Nation Videos to learn Math in a fun way.

  • $564 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Most of my students come from low income families of the county. A lot of them are technology genius but Mathematically challenged students. A number of them don't have access nor have their own personal phone.

To make use of their strengths and inclinations to technology, they are being exposed to the use of these gadgets to learn and love the subject in a fun and different way.

A lot of available and free cellphone apps like Kahoot and Algebra Nation will be utilized for students to learn Math differently.

My Project

Cellphone has always been a problem among teachers across the globe. Students lack focus for constantly checking their phones in the middle of the class. But what about I use these phones as instructional material instead? Yes, that's the BIG idea of this project! As a Math teacher, I have been using free cellphone apps like Kahoot and online Math videos from Algebra Nation to support learning Math. My students love it a lot! They look forward and ask for more of it! My problem is that not all of my students, especially those from low income families, have access nor have personal phone. I chose to use phones for they are cheaper and faster compared to android tablets available in the market.

Mr. Endrina
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 83 students.

16 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Samsung Galaxy G550T On5 GSM Unlocked Smartphone - Black- (Certified Refurbished) • Amazon Business $82.80 5 $414.00

Materials cost

$414.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$29.19

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$479.40

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$84.60

Total project goal

$564.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$564.00

14 Donors

-$305.00

Donations toward project cost

-$259.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.75

match offer

-$259.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$220.15

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.85

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$0.00

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