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Mr. Herrera from Los Angeles CA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating a Movie Archive

My students need a pair of external hard drives to archive student created films.

  • $192 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students walk into our classroom every day full of life, ready to learn, and excited for what is in store for them that day. I want them to know I believe in them, and they can do anything. I happily give it my all to teach these incredibly curious and imaginative students with high energy and engagement. Most of them speak English as a second language in an inner-city, Title I school and struggle through many hardships before even entering the classroom.

Despite many challenges, my students love learning and trying new ideas to make their projects better.

Our school supports all kinds of creative thought processes. In a high poverty neighborhood, school is sometimes the only safe place that can provide support and opportunity to overcome the struggles of meeting our rigorous state standards.

My Project

Our school has embraced STEAM learning. Within our Vision is the belief that student projects and investigations are the most engaging ways to enhance learning.

Making movies is embraced worldwide as a creative and collaborative form of expression.

We need a pair of external hard drives to archive the many student created films that we will write, produce, and film this school year. Film files are very large and can overwhelm student computers so the need for these extra drives is great. Students plan to archive every film made so that they can be both enjoyed as well as used as learning tools for future film-makers. We appreciate any support that can be provided in acquiring this essential accessory. Thank you!

Mr. Herrera
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 32 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
WD 2TB Elements Portable External Hard Drive - USB 3.0 - WDBU6Y0020BBK-WESN • Amazon Business $59.99 2 $119.98

Materials cost

$119.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.98

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.80

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$162.76

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.72

Total project goal

$191.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$191.48

1 Donor

-$108.51

Donations toward project cost

-$108.51

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$63.82

Match offer toward project cost

-$54.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.57

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$19.15

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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