You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Ms. Roe from Weldon NC is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Choose Chromebooks for Children!

My students need 11 Chromebooks to engage in virtual labs, study tools, and organism exploration!

  • $2,455 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My name is Ms. Roe, and I have the privilege of teaching high schoolers all about science - Biology, Chemistry, and Physical Science! My students are rambunctious, talented, motivated, and handle situations that most grown adults can't with complete grace. The majority of the scholars that I teach have not had a science teacher that stayed with them for more than a year, and it's amazing the kind of impact that stability has on a student's educational outlook.

They deserve to have a functional classroom in the 21st century where they can not only participate in virtual labs, but study tools such as Study Island, Kahoot, Quizlet, and so many more.

Every time I have implemented technology in my classroom, I notice that my students are engaged and wanting to participate. Given the competitive nature of my students, they love to challenge each other whenever presented with the opportunity.

My Project

I work at a Title I school with limited funds for technological resources. The current laptop cart we have is shared within my department, almost 4 years old, missing keys, and the internet is extremely inconsistent on these aged systems. With these limited resources I am unable to keep up with the need for technological support that contemporary classrooms demand.

Technology is such an impactful tool and a necessary one to prepare my students for their online test at the end of the semester.

A typical day in my classroom would consist of students first accessing google classroom for their Catalyst (the typical Do Now or Kick Starter). Then, students would be able to take notes on their Chromebook --color-coding-- as it is shown that this method is effective for both tactile and visual learners. After note taking, students could either be assigned a WebQuest or a Virtual Lab to engage the new material with. Finally, the class would play either Kahoot! or Space Race on Socrative as a means of assessment and review.

This kind of interactive and personal engagement with technology could make a world of difference for these students who lack computers and even Wifi at home. Please help enhance the future of education!

Ms. Roe
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Ms. Roe is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Acer Chromebook CB3-131-C3SZ 11.6-Inch Laptop (Intel Celeron N2840 Dual-Core Processor,2 GB RAM,16 GB Solid State Drive,Chrome), White • Amazon Business $171.00 11 $1,881.00

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


6 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Weldon","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[4842438],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NC","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":4,"name":"High School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3009316,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":true,"numStudents":114,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Roe","authorIds":{"4842438":{"owner":"Ms. Roe","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3009316],"proposalHash":"853538079","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21014503,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NTEzMTM0OA==","NDg0MjQzOA==","NTExMTY4Mw==","NTEyOTI4Nw==","NTA4NjkxOQ==","NTEwOTkyOQ==","NTEzMDQ1Ng=="],"teacherId":4842438,"schoolCounty":"Halifax","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NC","name":"North Carolina"}}