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Mrs. Gassman from Sandusky OH is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Document Camera Needed!

Help me give my students a document camera so that I will be able to provide a step by step visual of various assignments.

  • $157 goal

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My Students

Our school is a brand new community school. We are a Title I school with limited resources. My students are creative, thoughtful, and love hands on activities.

My students in general are visual learners and having a document camera will help them focus on the step by step directions because they will be able to see me demonstrate each step in real time.

We incorporate a variety of learning strategies, group work, and learning option to help meet the needs of every student. They are truly an enthusiastic group and I am lucky to have the opportunity to teach them.

My Project

The document camera that I have requested will help students see step by step directions on new math and science concepts. Students create interactive notebooks and make entries on a daily basis. Using a document camera will give them a better understanding of how the pages are organized and put together. A document camera will also help me show students how to complete various assignments.

The added benefit to using a document camera is that my back will not be to the students as I explain, I am hearing impaired, and it will make it easier for me to check for student understanding.

A document camera replaces what used to be the overhead projector without all the mess, but it can be used for so much more than just showing a document.

Mrs. Gassman
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Adesso NuScan 500A - document camera • Best Buy Education $101.85 1 $101.85

Materials cost

$101.85

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$133.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.54

Total project goal

$156.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$156.92

3 Donors

-$121.28

Donations toward project cost

-$103.09

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.19

match offer

-$35.64

Match offer toward project cost

-$30.29

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.35

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$0.00

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