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Mrs. Porter from Bossier City LA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Crayons to Chromebooks

Help me give my students Chromebooks and headphones to complete daily lessons on ZEARN, Reflex, and iREADY!

  • $544 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

In a thriving school of over 700 students, I teach 25 energetic 2nd graders who range from high achieving to limited English (ELL) students. We are also privileged to serve military families and children of Barksdale Air Force Base Airmen. Each student helps diversify our population, bringing in knowledge and experience of various cultures and traditions.

No matter the academic or ability level, all of my students have different learning styles that I strive to meet every day.

In return, our students work hard to learn and grow in their academics each day, completing STEM activities, RTI rotations, and computer-based math lessons, leading our school to be a "B" school!

My Project

Technology has become a daily part of each lesson taught in classrooms throughout our nation. Teachers use technology as a visual aid and can also make it interactive through many programs. Students use this same technology to complete the lessons and further their learning independently.

We need Chromebooks in our classroom to complete daily Math lessons through ZEARN, move towards mastering math facts with REFLEX, and increase fluency levels and phonics skills with i-READY.

With 24 students in a classroom, we are very restricted on time, due to the lack of technology provided. Each Chromebook we receive helps us remain 1:1, allowing students the time they need to master the skills being taught.

Mrs. Porter
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dell Chromebook 11 3180 D44PV 11.6-Inch Traditional Laptop (Black) • Amazon Business $183.99 2 $367.98
RockPapa Over Ear Stereo Headphones Earphones for Adults Kids Childs Teens, Adjustable, Heavy Deep Bass for iPhone iPod iPad Macbook Surface MP3 DVD SmartPhones Laptop Black • Amazon Business $11.99 2 $23.98

Materials cost

$391.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$34.30

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.88

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$462.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$81.55

Total project goal

$543.69

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$543.69

1 Donor

-$362.45

Donations toward project cost

-$308.09

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$54.36

match offer

-$181.24

Match offer toward project cost

-$154.05

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.19

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$0.00

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