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Mr. Quesinberry from Union City CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Cooperative Learning for the 21st-Century Classroom

My students need a set of scientific calculators. Each of the 10 table groups is going to get a plastic container with supplies.

  • $823 goal

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My Students

My students come from ethnically and socio-economically diverse backgrounds. The student have benefitted from having classroom sets of Chromebooks and teachers trained in 21st century learning strategies to meet the needs of modern learners. Unfortunately, the funding for these initiatives has run dry, and students' needs continue.

My students enjoy learning, often they show it in simple ways, like being completely engaged in partner work and conversations, while at other times they may struggle to show their joy because situations out of their control.

Our students deserve to have materials at their disposal that allow them to reach their potential.

My Project

My students will enjoy teambuilding and group activities using the new storage containers that include erasers which will enable them to learn from their mistakes and ideas and other items.

Please take this time to help out our amazing students be successful in Math.

The supplies will help the students improve their engagement and creativity.

A class set of calculators will ensure all students have access to the new common core curriculum. All students should be able to challenge themselves and solve deeper more rigorous problems, regardless of their basic skill level. The teamwork and cooperative learning will allow all students to be successful. Each group will now have access to post it notes, glue sticks, whiteboard erasers, and pens,

The HDMI and DVI cords will let the classroom doc camera move to the side and allow students to come up and share their work and ideas.

Mr. Quesinberry
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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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.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Texas Instruments 30XIIS/TKT Calculator Teachers Kit • Amazon Business $117.12 1 $117.12
Post-it(R) Notes, 4 in x 6 in, Marseille Collection, Lined, 5 Pads/Pack, 100 Sheets/Pad (660-5PK-AST) • Amazon Business $9.59 10 $95.90
HP 61XL Black Ink Cartridge, Black High Yield (CH563WN) for HP Deskjet 1000 1010 1012 1050 1051 1055 1056 1510 1512 1514 1051 2050 2510 2512 2514 2540 2541 2542 2543 2544 2546 2547 3000 3050 3051 3052 3054 3056 3510 3511 3512HP ENVY 4500 4502 4504 5530 5531 5532 5534 5535 HP Officejet 2620 2621 4630 4632 • Amazon Business $38.89 2 $77.78
Post-it Super Sticky Notes, 4 in x 4 in, Assorted Bright Colors, Lined, 3 Pads/Pack • Amazon Business $6.76 8 $54.08
HP 61 Ink Cartridge, Tri-color (CH562WN) for HP Deskjet 1000 1010 1012 1050 1051 1055 1056 1510 1512 1514 1051 2050 2510 2512 2514 2540 2541 2542 2543 2544 2546 2547 3000 3050 3051 3052 3054 3056 3510 3511 3512HP ENVY 4500 4502 4504 5530 5531 5532 5534 5535 HP Officejet 2620 2621 4630 4632 • Amazon Business $25.89 2 $51.78
Green Laser Pointer, Doosl Metal Presentation Remote Wireless Presenter Presentation Pointer Powerpoint Clicker Support Hyperlink • Amazon Business $39.95 1 $39.95
Sterilite 17234812 Plastic Pencil Box, Pack of 6 • Amazon Business $17.88 2 $35.76
Dry Erase Surface Cleaner, 8oz Spray Bottle [Set of 2] • Amazon Business $10.16 3 $30.48
12-Pack of Premium Magnetic Dry Erase Erasers / Dry Erasers - 2" x 2" - Perfect Whiteboard Erasers for Classroom, Home and Office • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
NIMES Numbered Organizer Classroom Pocket Chart for Cell Phones Calculators Holders Blue (36 Pockets) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Elmers Jumbo Disappearing Purple School Glue Stick, 1.4 Ounce, 2 Packs of 3 Sticks, 6 Sticks Total • Amazon Business $17.48 1 $17.48
Postta DVI-D Dual Link Cable with Ferrites Gold Plated Male to Male-25 Feet • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
4K HDMI Cable/HDMI Cord (25 feet / 25 ft, HDMI to HDMI, TOP Series) supports (4K@60HZ,1080p FullHD, UHD/Ultra HD, 3D, High Speed with Ethernet, ARC, PS4, XBOX, HDTV) by KabelDirekt • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Belkin - Mini Display Port-to-HDMI Adapter - Black/White • Best Buy Education $9.83 1 $9.83
PENTEL Med 8/Pkg -RSVP Mini Ballpt Pen Ballpoint Pen (BK91MNBP8M) • Amazon Business $7.75 1 $7.75

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