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Mrs. Kennard from Pleasant Plains AR is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Digital Learning in a Digital World

My students need a digital camera with accessories to document their learning through a variety of experiences.

  • $371 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are from a small community with high expectations but limited resources. Students are expected to look beyond the classroom and into the world to develop solutions to everyday problems. Students take on this challenge with rigor and purpose developing projects that address issues in their families, communities, state, and nation. They are the solution seekers of the future and deserve all the support they can get.

I endeavor to make learning experiences in the classroom both enjoyable and memorable.

By providing students with the opportunity to take their learning beyond the classroom, developing partnerships with community stakeholders, I can provide the best learning environment possible. Such experiences not only improve the livelihood of the students themselves, but also improve their families and the community in which they live.

My Project

Students need a digital camera to document a wide variety of learning experiences. Students in my classes develop numerous student-led projects that take them beyond the classroom. To create an atmosphere of self-confidence and pride in their accomplishments, they need to be able to document their work into professional portfolios. Examples of such projects include: a hand washing program for elementary students, financial education for the community, numerous recycling projects, and leadership development. By keeping a record of their work, students can reflect on their accomplishments and be intrinsically motivated to continue developing these projects as well as many, many more.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Canon Powershot SX420 IS 20 MP Wi-Fi Digital Camera with 42x Zoom (Black) Includes: Canon NB-11LH Battery & Canon Charger + 9pc 32GB Deluxe Accessory Kit w/ HeroFiber Cloth • Amazon Business $259.99 1 $259.99

Materials cost

$259.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$21.45

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$315.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$55.65

Total project goal

$370.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$370.99

3 Donors

-$352.99

Donations toward project cost

-$300.04

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$52.95

match offer

-$18.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$15.30

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$2.70

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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