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Ms. Guzman from Chicago IL is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Color for Multi-Sensory Learning

Help me give my students a color printer to be able to provide them with appropriate multi-sensory materials at their level.

  • $657 goal

This project expired on January 20, 2019.

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My Students

My students are freshman, sophomores, and juniors, all with Learning Disabilities/Dyslexia. My students require multi-modes of input to learn. They receive their English and reading classes in an instructional, self-contained setting to provide intensive supports in Reading in a small group setting. They are part of a Multi-Sensory Reading Program, which is a highly structured program using many styles of learning to help students who are either non-readers or far below their grade level.

My students are highly motivated by technology, but due to the lack of technology in the school, the students do not have the ability to have this available to them at all times.

Our school is located in a high poverty area, so there are limited resources in the community as well as in the school. My students need hands-on opportunities to learn new skills.

My Project

The Eco-Tank color printer will allow me to print materials for the students that are engaging and appropriate to their level. My students are part of a multi-sensory reading program for students who are either non-readers or below a second grade level. Many of the multi-sensory materials and resources to support their needs require color which is an integral part of the learning process in a multisensory program. Students learn with visuals and different colors to access a different type of learning.

In the school, we only have access to black and white printers and copiers which makes it difficult to provide appropriate multisensory materials.

This printer will allow our classroom to have appropriate visual and multi-sensory supports to help students achieve.

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

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
WorkForce ET-4750 EcoTank All-in-One Supertank Printer • Staples Advantage $499.99 1 $499.99
2YR Print Break/Fix under $1000 • Staples Advantage $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost

$519.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.80

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$557.78

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$98.43

Total project goal

$656.21

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$656.21

4 Donors

-$396.74

Donations toward project cost

-$337.23

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.51

match offer

-$259.47

Match offer toward project cost

-$220.55

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.92

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$0.00

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