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Mr. De Santos from South Gate CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Creativity and Critical Thinking Through a Lens

My students need a camcorder to record their project base presentations, student-led interviews and our school news cast!

  • $629 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a Title I school, in the City of South Gate, where 100 percent of our students receive free breakfast and lunch. My class consist of English Language Learners. Many of my students face academic challenges do to language abilities. Despite their language abilities they continue to thrive and reach for high academic standards.

My students are hardworking individuals that are moving forward , increasing their language abilities!

My students are excited about learning and eager to achieve high goals! They are ready to conquer the world!

My Project

The future of learning is within the technology at hand. With a camcorder, students will be able interview teachers, do presentations, and have a school newscast!

Through video recordings the eagerness of learning has endless possibilities .

With a camcorder I will be able to record student project-base presentations. We will be able to interview teachers or create a school news segment to be uploaded to our school website!

In addition to all the cool projects waiting to happen, students will gain self confidence, become better speakers, enhance their creativity and develop critical thinking skills! We can't wait to set up the equipment and make learning exciting and fun!

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

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, 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.

This project will reach 32 students.

6 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
GoPro - HERO6 Black 4K Action Camera - black • Best Buy Education $399.99 1 $399.99
GoPro - 3-Way Mount • Best Buy Education $55.99 1 $55.99

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