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Mrs. Banner from Midland TX is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Developing Independent Readers and Writers

My students need 2 Chromebooks to be able to write and work on assignments in class, and more books to add to my classroom library for them to be able to read independently.

  • $581 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The majority of my students are sophomores, and come to class wanting to learn. Many of my students like engaging and interactive lessons while in my classroom. I also have ESL students that have different styles of learning, and I need to be able to provide them with that.

Some of my students don't have the ability complete their work at home, and can't afford supplies to even start their assignments.

I want to be able to give them opportunities while at school for them to complete their work at school, and meet their academic goals.

My Project

These Chromebooks will give my students a chance to write and work on assignments in class when they normally can't at home. My room currently has one computer for all of my students to share, and these Chromebooks will allow more students to use technology.

I also need books for my classroom library because not everyone has the ability to go to the library.

In my classroom students will read independently, and they need to be able to choose a book they're interested in. These books will give my classroom library more of a variety of options for my students to use.

Mrs. Banner
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dell - 11.6'Chromebook - Intel Celeron - 4GB Memory - 16GB eMMC Flash Memory - Black • Best Buy Education $193.04 2 $386.08
The Kite Runner • Amazon Business $11.91 1 $11.91
The Book Thief • Amazon Business $11.64 1 $11.64
The Game (The Game is Life Book One) (Volume 1) • Amazon Business $10.75 1 $10.75
Code Name Verity • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Scythe (Arc of a Scythe) • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98
City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments) • Amazon Business $7.48 1 $7.48
A House in the Sky: A Memoir • Amazon Business $6.84 1 $6.84
Fish in a Tree • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00

Materials cost

$456.67

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.85

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$493.52

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$87.09

Total project goal

$580.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$580.61

2 Donors

-$530.61

Donations toward project cost

-$451.02

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$79.59

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

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$0.00

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