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Ms. Mahaffey from Kansas City MO is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Did You Hear? We Need Some Headphones!

Help me give my students headphones so they can have meaningful learning experiences without having to worry about their headphones working.

  • $444 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from inner-city Kansas City, MO, where it's hard to come by any classroom supplies since our school is 100% free/reduce lunch. My kiddos love being able to use classroom computers to research and listen to books! They are all very hard working and deserve to have the same resources other students have access to.

Most of my students, unfortunately, do not have access to headphones at home either, though, they still love using their computer even if they are unable to use headphones.

They are fearless children and dive into using technology on a daily basis to help them learn.

My Project

Second Graders are still learning to read, and a big part of that is listening to others read. Unfortunately, most of the students in my class do not have anyone to read to them.

Having a class set of quality headphones would help bridge the gap for my students being able to listen to others read to them.

My students would also be able to document complete projects or work and listen to each other talk about their project. My students would have so much joy being able to listen to stories and complete computer programs to help them become better at typing and to help them become better readers. Having something as simple as headphones will enrich their learning by great lengths.

Ms. Mahaffey
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
iClever Kids Headphones - Wired Headphones for Kids, Adjustable Headband, Stereo Sound, Foldable, Untangled Wires, 3.5mm Aux Jack, 94dB Volume Limited - Childrens Headphones on Ear, Blue • Amazon Business $11.39 30 $341.70

Materials cost

$341.70

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.13

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$376.83

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$66.50

Total project goal

$443.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$443.33

8 Donors

-$394.80

Donations toward project cost

-$338.58

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.22

match offer

-$45.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$38.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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