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Ms. Crane from Lapeer MI is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Distance Learning: Can You See Me?

Help me give my students a document camera to engage in distance learning.

  • $345 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have the privilege of teaching 31 amazing fourth graders. My students attend a Title One school and face many hardships. My students, like many others, had to stop attending school and continue their learning via distance learning. It hasn't been easy to adjust, since their world has basically turned upside down.

Even though in-person school as concluded for the year, my students are eager to learn through distance learning.

The COVID-19 pandemic has stopped them from attending school physically and has caused them to break out of their daily routines. My goal is to try to bring back some normalcy and routines from our classroom into their lives again.

My Project

We are requesting a document camera in order to keep my students and I connected while our school remains closed during the COVID19 pandemic that is currently afflicting the world. The document camera will be used to record videos and scan pages from books that students will need to continue their education at home.

Most importantly, the document camera will help me deliver real-time instruction to my students so they can feel as if they were in the classroom.

My students come to our virtual meetings prepared with questions. It has been a struggle to model math problems without an adequate document camera. I want to provide them the same education even if it is from the comfort of our homes instead of our classrooms.

Ms. Crane
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
IPEVO VZ-X 8MP Document Camera, Easy Setup, 3 Modes of Connectivity — Wi-Fi, HDMI, and USB, Compatible with Web Conferencing Software in USB Mode, Works Wirelessly with iOS, tvOS and Android • Amazon Business $259.00 1 $259.00

Materials cost

$259.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.88

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$292.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$51.68

Total project goal

$344.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$344.56

6 Donors

-$164.82

Donations toward project cost

-$162.14

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$2.68

match offer

-$153.82

Match offer toward project cost

-$130.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.07

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$25.93

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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