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Mrs. Blankenship from Hopewell VA is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Dreaming Through Technology

My students need a laptop and a wireless mouse for classroom activities.

  • $406 goal

This project expired on May 12, 2015.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are energetic and ready to learn when they come in my room in the mornings. I have a wonderful class this year with students who love learning reading and math. I want my students to be able to use technology, mainly computers, by the end of this school year to prepare for 3rd grade.

My students are kids that come from low income families who aren't able to have access to some of these technologies.

My school is 90% free and reduced lunch. My students do not always have the tools at home to help them succeed academically but they strive for perfection while in my classroom. They love getting the opportunity to use computers and IPAD's when our school has them.

My Project

My students will use this laptop in their math and reading stations. This will allow one of my groups to use some of the websites that we have subscriptions too to practice their basic math facts and reading. This can also be used on our Promethean board that is in our room so the whole class can participate.

This will greatly help to improve my classroom because it will be giving my students access to a computer that they don't have at home.

With only 2 desktop computers in our room this will allow more students to utilize all the positive things this laptop can offer. My students deserve to use things that are up to date in todays society and this will not only give them skills for school but for the outside world as well.

Mrs. Blankenship
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 21 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP Chromebook 14 - New Version (Snow White) • Amazon $289.99 1 $289.99
Microsoft Wireless Mobile Mouse 4000 - Graphite • Amazon $19.95 1 $19.95

Materials cost

$309.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$344.59

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$60.81

Total project goal

$405.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$405.40

3 Donors

-$203.00

Donations toward project cost

-$172.55

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.45

match offer

-$202.40

Match offer toward project cost

-$172.04

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.36

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$0.00

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